The Onion reports on comedian who holds audience hostage with terrible jokes (Video)

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When stand-up comedy is great, it could transcend space and time; you don’t want it to end and you’re thinking and laughing in ways you never have before. But when it’s bad and that social contract that keeps us in our seats prevents from just walking, you can start to feel like a hostage. The Onion nails it in this news report. Check it out.


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