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Comedy is generational. It's always changing and adapting. What made your great-grandmother laugh will probably be a bit different from what tickles you. More fans today are listening to Jim Gaffigan than Will Rogers.
Vulture · 2/5/2016
comedy
Few comedians could find as much truth and humor in the African-American experience as Richard Pryor. Dropping N-bombs and obscenities with abandon, Pryor never gave up hope that laughter could be found in the …
Big Think · ByBob Duggan · 2/8/2016
Lively banter about Glenn Ligon’s “We Need to Wake Up Cause That’s What Time it Is” at Luhring Augustine gallery in Bushwick —featuring the 1982 film Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip—and the “Flood” exhibit by Charlie Harlan at ...
Patch · 25 minutes ago
Brooklyn Public Library
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When I was a kid, I watched Eddie Murphy and got into Richard Pryor through him. I remember watching Beverly Hills Cop and The Golden Child and didn’t realise Murphy was a stand-up so I took Raw out of the video …
The List · 2/5/2016
Performers like Lena Horne, Richard Pryor, Ray Charles, Michael Jackson will be featured this month. The event kicks off on February 1 at 9 p.m. EST. The show is "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour" and the guest is …
Examiner · 2/1/2016
Black History Month
While producers may have gotten a bit frustrated at the experience, Harvey likened the aftermath to a Richard Pryor stand-up concert. “It was scary at first, but once you hand me that jewel of information, I had that …
The Inquisitr · 2/9/2016
And that’s exactly what Paul Mooney is. He was Richard Pryor’s writing partner and best friend. He’s worked with Redd Foxx, Eddie Murphy, and Dave Chappelle. A comedian’s comedian, he was known to command the stage at the Comedy Store in …
Slate · 2/9/2016
Charlie Chaplin, Eddie Murphy, Whoopi Goldberg, and Richard Pryor saved my life. I could never live without my mom, pops, sisters, nieces or in-laws! My family’s support of me, my goals, and my career is something I …
Columbus Alive · 1 day ago
Termite Terrace may have shuttered 50 years ago, but its spirit lives on in every comic raised on its offerings, from George Carlin and Richard Pryor to Stephen Colbert and Amy Schumer. American comedy is rooted in …
Artery · 1 day ago
Just Us…was a phrase Richard Pryor came up with when talking about a Criminal Justice System in America loaded with Blacks. But we can also use this term when talking about murders in America, or the nicer …
New Pittsburgh Courier · 2/4/2016
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Richard Pryor

Comedian
Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, and actor. He is currently listed at Numbe…
Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, and actor. He is currently listed at Number 1 on Comedy Central's list of all-time greatest stand-up comedians.
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