In Zucker’s films, many of the jokes that fall flat now were doomed to die anyhow, too topical to endure and too problematic to bear remembering.
Mason twice used a Yiddish slur to describe Black politicians — 20 years apart.
Mason was only interested in comic investigation into the meaning and hypocrisies of modern life through the prism of Jewishness.
Iliza Shlesinger is funny, but that’s the only reason “Good on Paper is watchable.
From one Brooks, how many rivers flow?
Lukas Arnold talks about his life all the time; it’s central to the comedy that has earned him 1.1 million followers on TikTok. And yet, the more he talks about himself, the more of an enigma he becomes.
Martin, prematurely gray and Wonder-Bread-handsome, found unprecedented inroads with TV’s old Jewish guard. He brought them something new.
The campaign is a comedic gag…so far.
Jenny Slate brings a new level of genuine panic to Judaism.
Audience members booed the comedian who addressed Weinstein.