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Key and Peele on Their Show, SNL's Diversity Problem

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Since their sketch comedy show bowed in January 2012 on Comedy Central, Key and Peele have become cult heroes by hilariously puncturing… Read More

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Harvard University's famous undergraduate humor publication The Harvard Lampoon has some exciting news: Alexis Wilkinson… Read More

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Bill Cosby wasn't yet 50 when he performed in his last televised standup comedy special, "Bill Cosby: Himself." Thirty… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

1. It is the responsibility of the Negro to reject any history of America that includes slavery. Reminding the Negro of slavery will… Read More

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Kevin Hart, The New King of Stand-Up?

by Slate

In December 2011, W. Kamau Bell declared Louis C.K. “the current heavyweight champion of stand-up comedy.” The verdict… Read More

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