drewharmoncomedy:

Everybody’s favorite transit system, BART - or Bay Area Rapid Transit – is facing the second union strike in less than a month due to contract negotiation problems. There are lots of details and facts and hyperbole and nonsense floating around, but what can you really believe? Here’s an easy…

jesseelias:

The purpose of comedy is to take something bad and make it good. More specifically, it is to take the status quo and change it for the better. This is what I gather from literary theorist Herman Northrop Frye, one of the greatest influences on my philosophical views toward comedy. In his…

[A great piece from Jesse Elias on his perspective on comedy]

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