comedy-writing

How to Tell a #MeToo Joke Without Being a Dick

It’s okay to shut up and listen sometimes. Take a lesson from comedian Ted Alexandro.

How ‘Liberal’ Late-Night Talk Shows Became a Comedy Sinkhole

‘Every single person in late night knows it’s a dumb factory of lazy ideas,’ one fed-up writer tells us. ‘I will never be happy with anything I make.’

The Alt-Comedy Show That Made Patton Oswalt and Bob Odenkirk (Among Others) Better Men

UnCabaret made them ditch the easy joke for a much more complicated, introspective punchline

Working Comics and Comedy Writers on How They’re Navigating a #MeToo World

These days in the comedy world, you’ll hear a fair number of men go on and on about how “PC” culture is thwarting the ability…