Gay jokes may still be low-hanging fruit for straight comics but in recent years there has been a pronounced shift in the way that the broader culture frames its discussion of gay people. After he calms down a bit, Jefferies delivers some simple advice to the haters: But hopefully the men below are a sign that this kind of comedy is becoming a thing of the past. Gervais then defends the fact that he makes fun of overweight people while defending gay people. One of the funniest — and smartest — progressive standups, Black has a long history of pointing out how ridiculous homophobia is. The plate-spinning analogy that follows needs to be seen to be believed.
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Because I could never fuck something I respect. After he calms down a bit, Jefferies delivers some simple advice to the haters: Some of them are offensive, period. In his Never Scared standup specialChris Rock pointed out that then-President Bush would essentially refuse to speak with any certainty about any topic except gay marriage: Logo and all related marks and designs are trademarks of Viacom International Inc.
Reigning comedy king Louis C. In one popular bithe admits to having a massive celebrity crush on Ewan McGregor: And let me tell ya, having a lisp helped. Another approach to gay-themed comedy is to subvert the long-held notion that gay guys are weak sissies. In his stand-up routines, C.