The glamour of servitude in today's gilded age of privilege and celebrity worship.
Fallible, stupid, and yet joyful, comedy is a very human magic lately much on our minds.
A dark fable of global cultural circulation...
The day after April Fool's day seems appropriate for pondering how to recognize a joke. I've been reading the Old English poem Andreas, and came across this passage:
Aziz Ansari vs. Kanye West, the difference between musicians & comedians
The difference between comedians & musicians is a matter of self-esteem. I'm not sure who has more, and who has less.