The Right used this power to win hearts and minds to enter into a made up war while The Left seems to be mostly using it win eyeballs and page clicks to try and get fake news anchors fired.

Sure, not every comedian is going to walk out and say the perfect Utopian egalitarian line - because we don't live in that world yet. But comedy is one of the few places people can openly push at the awkward corners of our ever evolving society and I've seen more minds changed (or at least nudged) about gay marriage, sexual harassment, racial stereotypes and gender identity via laughs than I any preaching to the choir angry blog post.

AuthorAmy Hawthorne
CategoriesGroupie's Faves