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Category: Pop Culture

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Stereotypes are GREAT for COMEDY!!!

 As far as making a good joke is concerned we need a lot of good stereotypes to be tossed in. Absent stereotypes or cultural, racial, gender tendencies you’ve got a bad joke. It’s much harder to envision yourself in a situation that makes NO sense vs. a situation you’ve been in before. Let me be clear, a bad joke is one that does not make “sense”. In this case, the ‘socially acceptable sense’. Here are a few weird examples of jokes that DO NOT make sense based on cultural norms: Joke Starts: “I was in line behind a Jewish...

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Double Standards for White People

Kendrick Lamar brings a fan (white girl) on stage to sing the chorus of his song m.A.A.d city. There are a few mentions of the N-Word in this song. Watch the video to see what the fan does.  There seems to be a double standard when it comes to speech. In this case, black people seem to be able to have a “lock” on the use of the N-Word. White people cannot say this word as freely. I’m not debating whether this should or shouldn’t be the case. Is there a double standard that we are willing to accept?...

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