Tag Archives: comedy
Barbara and Esther
This is the most personal story I’ve ever performed. And somehow got some of the biggest laughs I’ve ever received. My new video for NPR Snap Judgment, this is a true story about my great-grandma, my wife, and abortion rights across the generations..
The Comedian’s Last Laugh
When I started doing comedy a few years back, I quickly realized an unexpected truth: sometimes there is no more depressing place in the world than a comedy club.
Keystone XL has a Job for You!
When Keystone XL’s top job recruiter comes to town, he reveals just what types of jobs the controversial oil pipeline would really create. Oil executives like to claim that the Keystone XL pipeline would create thousands of jobs. But in a project fueling so many environmental and health risks, only…
Moses and JesÃºs (The Prophetic Fight for Immigrant Rights)
When Moses, an undocumented immigrant, is being deported from the promised land…there’s only one friend he can turn to for a miracle. With a hilarious, trash-talking JesÃºs by his side, the two prophets try to stop the deportation – and stand up for the rights of all undocumented Americans.
New Video: The Millionaire Tax Virgin
I had to do it. In the spirit of political satire, cultural activism, and the inappropriate humor that my mom is about to lecture me about once she clicks the play button…I mean, how could I resist?