This weekend I watched an HBO special about Fran Lebowitz, Public Speaking, and enjoyed it SO much I want to recommend it. She is quite a funny and provocative author and thinker.
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John Oliver is hilarious, but the issue he explores is very serious. Not only are hundreds of millions of dollars being wasted because of the perverse incentives to sensationalize scientific findings, but also these “findings” end up harming humans’ health and progress in untold ways. Perhaps we need to start funding a Fact Checking Award or some form of incentive to discourage abuse and to encourage investment in true science.
I realize I’m behind the times here, but I just watched this. It’s hilarious!
President Barack Obama – Just Tell Him You’re the President – Episode – Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee by Jerry SeinfeldPublished under Funnies, United States Jan 04, 2016
This is a fantastic piece that combines classy comedy along with actual insights in to the life of our President, and the politics, fame, and global issues that surround him. President Obama is outstanding.
This link is an excellently culled list of some of the all time best SNL skits: https://screen.yahoo.com/snl-iconic-skits