FOF #2495 – This Time You’ve Gone Too Far – 06.07.17 June 7, 2017

from Feast of Fun: Gay Talk Show· ·

Comedians go too far all the time- that’s the whole point, to find the lines you shouldn’t cross and then plow right through them. Sometimes they succeed and expand our mind and sometimes they fail and expose their own flaws. Today writer Derrick Clifton joins us to take a look at Kathy Griffin, Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher: the outrage over comedians who say outrageous things.



Fausto Fernós, Derrick Clifton and Marc Felion. Photo: Fausto Fernós.

Fausto Fernós, Derrick Clifton and Marc Felion. Photo: Fausto Fernós.

Comedians go too far all the time- that’s the whole point, to find the lines you shouldn’t cross and then plow right through them. Sometimes they succeed and expand our mind and sometimes they fail and expose their own flaws.

But when comedians who criticize the President go too far, is the intensity of the outrage fueled mostly by right wing propaganda?

Today, writer Derrick Clifton joins us to take a look at Kathy Griffin, Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher: the outrage over comedians who say outrageous things.

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