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The week ahead in LA theater, Dec. 31-Jan. 7: ‘My Father’s a Cop,’ ‘The Latina Christmas Special’ and more – Los Angeles Times


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The week ahead in LA theater, Dec. 31-Jan. 7: 'My Father's a Cop,' 'The Latina Christmas Special' and more
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I'm Lenny Bruce In this meticulously researched solo biography tracing the life and prosecution of the groundbreaking early 1960s comic provocateur, actor Ronnie Marmo and director Joe Mantegna offer subsequent generations not only a sense of who Bruce

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Yiannopoulos v. S&S Court Documents Revealed – Publishers Weekly


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Yiannopoulos v. S&S Court Documents Revealed
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Acknowledge that you use bombast and over-the-top messaging in an attempt to break the strictures on free expression in the same way that comedians like Lenny Bruce once did." Earlier this week, Ivers, in his words, "retweeted without comment" a tweet
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What Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Gets Right About Early Stand-up – Vulture
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Comedy may still be a male-dominated industry, but stand-up as we know it wasn't solely pioneered by men. Women like Phyllis Diller and Joan Rivers helped define the stand-up scene in the 1950s and '60s, and played a pivotal role in the medium's
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What The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Gets Right About Early Stand-up Comedy – Vulture


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What The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Gets Right About Early Stand-up Comedy
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Joan was very personal, like, 'I'm going to tell you what my life is like,' which was much more the ethos of the time.” Even Midge's encounters with Lenny Bruce seem to draw a real-life equivalent with Rivers. It might seem odd that the fictional Bruce
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You're Going to Want to Binge-watch 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.' Don't
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… first drunken steps from perfect Jewish housewife in 1950s Manhattan to lewd stand-up comedienne. Midge, played by Rachel Brosnahan, is something of an enigma. Despite her mile-wide rebellious streak (she rejected her father's advice that she study
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