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Thursday, August 9th, 2012

How North Carolina Birthed Much of Contemporary Comedy

"Comedy frequently comes from the margins, outside the dominant culture—just consider how many of America’s best comics have been black, Jewish, or Canadian. Something similar seems to be fueling the North Carolina comedy boom."
- Evan Smith Rakoff for Slate in a piece about the rise of North Carolina bread comedians. He misses, however, Michael Jordan star of the classic comedy Space Jam.

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