Thursday, July 30, 2015

Having Grown Up in the Age of Lenny Bruce, George Carlin, and Richard Pryor, This is Rather Disappointing

Jon Stewart’s secret White House visits

"Speaking truth to power" has become "speak as a tool of power".   I'm sorry Millennials, there was a time when comedians were independent, truly counter-culture, and didn't require an audience of clapping seals to make them popular.  I'm sorry you missed those years.  No wonder laughter is all but banned on college campuses these days.