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Comedian Aamer Rahman Doesn't Want to 'Pander to White Audiences' Play

Comedian Aamer Rahman Doesn’t Want to ‘Pander to White Audiences’

by Jamilah King on July 30 2014, 12:28PM

He’s making brown and black people laugh. And he’s OK with that.

Topics: /NOW

Hari Kondabolu is Really Excited About His New NYU Artist Residency

Hari Kondabolu is Really Excited About His New NYU Artist Residency

by Jamilah King on July 29 2014, 11:15AM

And you should be too. Here’s why.

Topics: Culture

Comedian Aamer Rahman Calls His Australian Home a 'Nazi Beach Resort'

Comedian Aamer Rahman Calls His Australian Home a ‘Nazi Beach Resort’

by Jamilah King on July 9 2014, 12:12PM

You might already be familiar with his work as part of the comedy duo “Fear of a Brown Planet.”

Topics: Culture

Comedians Use South Asian Slang to Poke Fun at Entitled Hipsters Play

Comedians Use South Asian Slang to Poke Fun at Entitled Hipsters

by Jamilah King on July 7 2014, 1:42PM

Canadian comedian Superwoman and Humble know you’re frontin’.

Topics: Culture

Dave Chappelle's Comeback Doesn't Include His Most Awful 'Fans'

Dave Chappelle’s Comeback Doesn’t Include His Most Awful ‘Fans’

by Jamilah King on June 25 2014, 12:34PM

The comedian is performing again, 9 years after walking away from comedy.

Topics: Culture

Video: If Black People Said the Stuff White People Say Play

Video: If Black People Said the Stuff White People Say

by Jamilah King on June 23 2014, 10:00AM

Not all white people, but #YesAllBlackPeople, says Buzzfeed.

Topics: Culture

Comedian Hari Kondabolu Breaks Down Colonialism Play

Comedian Hari Kondabolu Breaks Down Colonialism

by Jamilah King on June 18 2014, 10:03AM

He made an appearance on “Conan” this week.

Topics: Culture

Dave Chappelle to Letterman: 'I Never Quit. I'm 7 Years Late to Work' Play

Dave Chappelle to Letterman: ‘I Never Quit. I’m 7 Years Late to Work’

by Jamilah King on June 11 2014, 12:53PM

It was his first appearance on the show in 10 years.

Topics: Culture

You Can Preview Hari Kondabolu's Hilarious 'Waiting for 2042' Play

You Can Preview Hari Kondabolu’s Hilarious ‘Waiting for 2042’

by Jamilah King on March 13 2014, 12:19PM

It’s the comedian’s debut album.

Topics: Culture

New Romantic Comedy Explores Detroit's Arab-American Community

New Romantic Comedy Explores Detroit’s Arab-American Community

by Von Diaz on March 10 2014, 9:51AM

Rola Nashef’s film ‘Detroit Unleaded’ is now available for download and on DVD.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Juan Bago and Remezcla Team Up on New Web Series

Juan Bago and Remezcla Team Up on New Web Series

by Von Diaz on March 5 2014, 4:05PM

The new comedy follows the trials of apiring Latino producers.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Hari Kondabolu on Why You Can't Be 'Obsessed With Race' in America

Hari Kondabolu on Why You Can’t Be ‘Obsessed With Race’ in America

by Jamilah King on February 6 2014, 11:22AM

“Saying that I’m obsessed with race and racism in America is like saying that I’m obsessed with swimming while I’m drowning,” the comedian says.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Jerry Seinfeld on Diversity in Comedy: 'Who Cares?'

Jerry Seinfeld on Diversity in Comedy: ‘Who Cares?’

by Jamilah King on February 4 2014, 12:30PM

The real question might actually be: Who still cares about Jerry Seinfeld?

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Jenny Yang Teaches You How to Freak Out Like a Toddler

Jenny Yang Teaches You How to Freak Out Like a Toddler

by Jamilah King on January 24 2014, 11:22AM

Life is always better when you get to scream a little bit.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Aamer Rahman Explain Reverse Racism

Watch Aamer Rahman Explain Reverse Racism

by Aura Bogado on December 2 2013, 11:54AM

Because racial justice is just as crucial in Australia as it is in the United States.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Margaret Cho Talk About Being Queer in Comedy

Watch Margaret Cho Talk About Being Queer in Comedy

by Von Diaz on November 19 2013, 1:36PM

Cho talks about her intersectional identity as a queer woman of color, and how she was impacted by the AIDS crisis in San Francisco.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Eight Greatest Hits from W. Kamau Bell's 'Totally Biased'

Eight Greatest Hits from W. Kamau Bell’s ‘Totally Biased’

by Julianne Hing on November 18 2013, 11:08AM

A look back at Kamau Bell’s wonderful show.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Totally Biased Take on the Washington D.C. NFL Team Name

Watch Totally Biased Take on the Washington D.C. NFL Team Name

by Aura Bogado on November 7 2013, 2:13PM

“The Detroit Darkies. Would you support that?”

Topics: Media, /NOW

Aziz Ansari Is Sick of Hearing Your Outdated Indian Jokes

Aziz Ansari Is Sick of Hearing Your Outdated Indian Jokes

by Jamilah King on September 5 2013, 9:10AM

“There’s more Indian dudes doing sitcoms than there are running 7-11s.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Dave Chappelle Heckled Off Stage During Comedy Routine

Dave Chappelle Heckled Off Stage During Comedy Routine

by Jamilah King on August 30 2013, 10:01AM

Things didn’t go so well in Hartford, Conn. this week.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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