Dave Chappelle Kills At ACL Live; Jokes He Was Wrong To Hold Out Hope For Donald Trump | It’s Always Funny In Austin
Dave Chappelle kills at ACL Live; jokes he was wrong to hold out hope for Donald Trump | It’s Always Funny in Austin
March 30, 2017
Nevermind what you feared, Dave Chappelle is back and on top of his game.
In this Jan. 21, 2008 file photo, comedian Dave Chappelle attends a Democratic presidential debate sponsored by CNN and the Congressional Black Caucus Institute in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
When his two Netflix specials dropped recently, some worried Chappelle might not be keeping up with the times. There were tone-deaf jokes about the transgender community and rape. Those subjects aren’t off-limits in stand-up comedy, but Chappelle’s jokes weren’t worthy of the triggering. They didn’t enlighten or enliven …