Why the sudden news alert from Richard Lewis? Apparently not all of his fans are pleased that he’s prepping a new pro-Obama stand-up act by repurposing liberal bumper stickers from 20 years ago.

Topical comedy is where it’s at. Do you have any material specific to this election cycle?

Rimshot! How about those rich people, huh?

The economy is cool? Is that another way of saying the private sector is doing fine?

Ah, the old “full of hate” line. Which half could that be?


If this is political comedy in 2012, we suggest you all curb your enthusiasm.