Articles tagged al franken

Political Humor and Its Diss Contents

Political humor brings a lot of joy and laughter into our often humdrum lives, but is our national laugh fest a good thing for the nation at large?

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8 Feb 2010 // 5:44 AM

WASHINGTON — Former comedian and current U.S. Sen. Al Franken on Thursday offered sharp criticism of the proposed $30 billion merger between Comcast Corp. and NBC

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23 Oct 2008 // 5:27 AM

After a lifetime of laughs, Al Franken’s on a serious mission

When Al Franken produced a 1992 “Saturday Night Live Presidential Bash,” he fired off a letter to a man he’d been skewering for years -

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Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism (FOX Attacks Special Edition)

This is America these days: you’re either with something, or you’re against it, and never the twain shall meet. Just try democracy under those conditions.

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Al Franken - God Spoke (2005)

Franken is a smart and engaging companion, pleasant enough to be around for an hour-and-a-half.

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23 Sep 2004 // 1:00 AM

Outfoxed (2004)

Outfoxed makes the case that Fox News is the video component of the Republican National Committee.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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