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The search for absurdity

By posted at 10:45 am on March 23, 2012 0

How The Daily Show may have an advantage over mainstream news, by virtue of its refusual to take “View from Nowhere.”  Conor Friedersdorf makes the compelling case that comedy writers, with their eyes rooting out the absurd in the world, can put give the news some much needed perspective.





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