It’s why late evening comics received’t poke enjoyable at Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a progressive who embraces each social justice trigger she will discover. Nor will they mock celebrities like Sia or Scarlett Johansson who bow to the woke mob.
They’re in on the con.
A small, subversive band of comedian podcasters provide one thing completely different.
Their unwoke podcasts concentrate on human foibles, not politically appropriate posturing. The outcome? Brisk conversations, laughter and insights you received’t hear elsewhere.
No lectures, guilt journeys or advantage signaling, thanks. They’re a refreshing oasis in a land teeming with politically appropriate banter. Some exist on huge platforms, whereas others created their very own to make sure nobody will cancel them.
The “Opie and Anthony” alum and associate Dave Landau ship laughs from an earlier period, when jokes had been thought-about jokes, not coverage statements. Cumia’s take no prisoners strategy isn’t for everybody, however these anticipating unfiltered comedy with a touch of conservatism can be greater than satiated.
Cumia riffs via the newest headlines, marinating them in his seasoned wit. What emerges on his Compound Media platform isn’t all the time fairly, nevertheless it’s like watching a comedy workshop in actual time. The jokes begin small, then develop, as Cumia and Landau whack the fats away to disclose the meaty laughter.
It’s free speech in all its glory — uncooked, unfinished and wildly unapologetic.
The 30-something comedian brings a pleasure to the podcasting mic that too many comics lack. Sure, he is aware of there’s loads to be depressing about, however his focus stays on the glass being decidedly half full.
Dillon leans to the fitting, however his political positions aren’t simply pinned down. That’s by design. He’s extra open minded, and curious, than your common tribal thinker. Better of all? He’s fearless, wanting to strip down massive concepts with out worrying who could or might not be offended.
There’s little doubt the “NewsRadio” alum leans to the Left, nevertheless it’s the old-school Left the place debate and free speech thrive. That’s made him a pariah to the woke mob, which might like to silence his podcast a method or one other.
Rogan turned his curiosity and wit right into a podcasting phenomena, inking a reported $100 million Spotify contract final 12 months. Meaning his willingness to interview anybody — be they liberal, centrist or conservative — — reaches a distinct viewers now.
It’s nonetheless an oasis of free thought, veritable Kryptonite to at this time’s tremendous woke agenda.
Ryan Lengthy is a one-man military on the subject of battling woke madness. The Canadian comedian’s aggressively apolitical persona isn’t right here to choose a celebration or facet. He goes the place the juiciest targets roam or, extra particularly, targets most comics received’t contact.
It’s why his signature movies rack up 1000’s, and 1000’s of views. He brings that strategy to his weekly podcast, one celebrating what it means to be a person. What may very well be extra subversive than praising so-called “poisonous masculinity?”
Nobody shreds the woke Left higher than Titania McGrath. She’s the Queen Bee of social justice warriors, telling us exactly what to assume, and say.
It’s a farce, after all. Titania is Doyle’s signature creation, a fake Twitter character who exposes the ethical rot infesting the Left. His podcast expands on that work, letting the British comedian drill down into the present tradition battles in western society.
Doyle’s social media creation received outed lately, however he’s saved up Titania’s mission on social media and past.
Carolla was one of many first comedians to establish, and reject, the woke agenda. And he’s by no means wavered from that strategy. The versatile comedian could now not co-host “The Man Present,” however he’s nonetheless prepared and keen to inform jokes others received’t go close to.
It’s frequent sense on steroids, an strategy that couldn’t be extra completely different than his longtime good friend Jimmy Kimmel’s TV perch.
Carolla’s “no apologies” promise affords a template for different comedians to observe. Too unhealthy so many reject that recommendation.
This U.Ok. based mostly program, hosted by comedians Konstantin Kisin and Francis Foster, digs deeper into the present cultural disaster we discover ourselves in. That sounds each needed and probably uninteresting, however the pair crack sensible whereas conducting sensible interviews with their company.
The present’s alternate with Keri Smith, a previously woke comedy booker, delivers one of the crucial detailed seems to be on the social justice cult you’re more likely to hear.
This veteran comedian is the very definition of unwoke. It’s not simply his conservative views feeding that persona. It’s a willingness to punch again in opposition to societal norms, be it draconian lockdowns or the Thought Police’s dictates. The previous earned him a one-week “outing” from YouTube, however he received’t the punishment cease him.
“I’m not altering what I do,” the comedian vows.
Di Paolo beforehand teamed with fellow funnyman Artie Lange for a SiriusXM radio present. Now, Di Paolo flies solo however attracts a large crowd on YouTube within the course of.
Michael Loftus wears extra hats than most comedian minds. He’s a veteran TV author, producer, stand-up comedian and the thoughts behind “The Loftus Celebration” podcast.
The latter lets him break down the news of the day, typically with tongue planted firmly in cheek. Certain, the conversations are shiny and knowledgeable, however Loftus is all the time searching for the humorous wherever it might be hiding.