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Funny Politics

Posted Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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Funny Politics Politicians have long been a favorite source of jokes for the late night host set, but lately it seems like the politicians figure if you can’t beat them, join them. Last week President Obama sat down with Zach Galifianakis on his popular awkward-comedy show, Between Two Ferns. He’s also a regular on late night TV, as is Michelle Obama. Have politicians mastered the art of comedy?

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Government/Politics

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Lauren Copeland, Lecturer in the John Carroll University Department of Political Science
Julia Azari, Professor of Political Science at Marquette University
Jeff Blanchard, comedian

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