What’s So Funny About Politics?

jrforasteros —  May 12, 2017 — Leave a comment

Late Night has become a landscape of political humor. What is satire? When is it effective? And what effect is the current brand of political humor having on American culture? PLUS: Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2.

Story Men - May 12, 2017

What's So Funny about Politics?

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In this Episode:

2 – Political satire

37 – PPOW

42 – Guardians

Episode Links

How Late Night Alienated Conservatives

Comedy That Kills Us

JR.’s review of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2


JR.: Designated Survivor (Hulu)

Clay: Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Matt: Way Station by Clifford D. Simak

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What Late Night do you watch? Is it effective?