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Why There’s Never Been a Funny Cancel-Culture Joke

Comedians aren’t getting dragged for being offensive — it’s for writing bad material

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Update 6/7/22: Level has a new home. You can read this article and other new articles by visiting LEVELMAN.com.

Last weekend, Bill Burr’s Saturday Night Live monologue did exactly what anyone familiar with Bill…

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David Dennis, Jr.

David Dennis, Jr.

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Level Sr. Writer covering Race, Culture, Politics, TV, Music. Previously: The Undefeated, The Atlantic, Washington Post. Forthcoming book: The Movement Made Us