Listen to Episode 545 of Slate’s The Gist:
On The Gist, comedian Hari Kondabolu says he doesn’t mind updating his jokes to heed the sensitivities of his fans. His new stand-up comedy album is Mainstream American Comic. His podcast with comedian W. Kamau Bell is Politically Re-Active.
For your Spiel fix, check out the three a.m. Spiels on the Republican National Convention. More of that to come for the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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