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Comedy in Current Events

From: Radio K
Length: 05:01

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The Brave New Workshop has helped launch the careers of humorists such as Al Franken and Tom Davis, the first head writers for Saturday Night Live. Though Franken made the jump to politics, the worlds of comedy and current events aren't so different. To find out how, Producer Noel Clark visits Americas longest running satirical comedy theater. Read the full description.

Bave_small The Brave New Workshop has helped launch the careers of humorists such as Al Franken and Tom Davis, the first head writers for Saturday Night Live. Though Franken made the jump to politics, the worlds of comedy and current events aren't so different. To find out how, Producer Noel Clark visits Americas longest running satirical comedy theater.

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