Todayâ€™s Cowardly Liberal Comedians Loved Norm MacDonald, So Why Canâ€™t They Be Funny Like Him?
Norm] hated comedy that pandered to a like-minded crowd, once saying in an interview that stand-ups should hunt for laughter, not applause. â€œThereâ€™s a difference between a clap and a laugh. A laugh is involuntary, but the crowd is in complete control when theyâ€™re clapping. Theyâ€™re saying, â€˜We agree with what youâ€™re saying; proceed!â€™â€ he said. â€œBut when theyâ€™re laughing, theyâ€™re genuinely surprised. And when theyâ€™re not laughing, theyâ€™re really surprised. And sometimes I think, in my little head, that thatâ€™s the best comedy of all.â€
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