Tagged “comedy”

There’s No Such Thing As “Black” Or “White” Comedy

Louis CK has been my favorite working comedian since maybe 2008. But, the way he came to my favo...

Everyone’s Mad At Kenan Thompson For Saying Something He Didn’t Actually Say

I get it, I get it, I get it, I get it. I get why an article with a title like "Kenan Thompso...

On Black Men, And Why We’re Not “Allowed” To Be Human

I first became a fan of Louie CK four or five years ago. I'd heard of him before---and had even ...

Road Tripping To SXSW: Part Four, The “Why Comedians Don’t Give a F*ck if You’re Offended” Edition

3:30PM Sunday afternoon: Before I left for Texas, my mom asked me to explain the purpose of SXSW...

Kevin Hart, Revolutionary?

(The Champ's latest The Root argues that Kevin Hart's style of humor satirizes the idea of how Black...

Staying Sober: 5 Comedies You Need To See Instead Of “The Hangover 2″

When I tell people exactly how underwhelmed and unimpressed I was with "The Hangover," most assu...

Seven Thoughts About Nicki Minaj and “The Bride of Blackenstein”

[Make sure you sign up for the VSB VIP List so you get more info about next week's National VSB Day ...

chris rock’s “crackers” and the funniest thing you’ve ever seen

one of my favorite parts of last weekend's matchmaker live event was the chance to speak to stan...

i’m going to ask you to leave

***as a service brought to you by verysmartbrothas.com, the brothas have decided to list their "uniq...