Aparna Nancherla

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Who Gets a Second Chance

Stand-up comedy is inherently based on second chances. That’s one thing I’ve learned from more than a decade of doing it.

You try a joke again and again until it’s presentable, but various audiences hear it in all its flawed and misbegotten amoeba-like early attempts.

So maybe it makes a certain amount of sense that the comedian Louis C. K. decided it was time for his second chance roughly nine months after The New York Times reported that five women accused him of engaging in sexual misconduct — specifically, they said that he masturbated in front of them or asked if he could.…  Seguir leyendo »