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These aren’t jokes-with-an-underlying message, buried subtly under layers, as per stand-up’s tradition, of self-loathing and/or braggadocio; the jokes, here, the message.
The comedian spoke to us about dating, Tinder, and her comedy tour — to say it was a lively conversation would be an understatement.There’s the fact that Samantha Bee, by way of her soon-to-air show, Which all makes some sense. Comedy, for its part, and whatever its failings may be, offers a kind of rhetorical purification: In a time of short fuses, its outrageousness can help to neutralize our outrage.Politics can be hard; relationships can be hard; negotiating the world, as a culture, can be hard. Comedy, like Whitney Cummings herself, can have a point that goes far beyond laughter.In that context, it makes some sense that comedians in particular—comedians, who have always brought a highly subjective and politics-inflected point of view to their work—would become, in their way, commentators.Tina Fey’s And comedians’ capacities as pundits are becoming, increasingly, institutionalized.