53 min

Happy New Year! I Sure Hope So Lewis Black's Rantcast

    • Stand-Up

In the final Rantcast of the year 2021, Lewis ponders the unfathomable contradictions and conundrums evident in the pluralistic American society. How can a group of people who can't seem to get anything done on time still manage to shop themselves into Yuletide oblivion and get all the Christmas gifts under the tree in time to perpetuate the myth of Santa Claus (or Father Christmas for the Anglophiles)? How can a civic body that would rather go to the dentist than actually vote get their knickers so in a twist about the right to vote? And have we so lost our minds as a country that nothing seems amiss when animated bears sell us toilet paper and a live, costumed emu hawks insurance? Maybe we can all agree that no one is waiting for Sunday night, especially when it involves the Washington Football Team getting trampled by actual Cowboys.
With the assaults of insanity from all sides in politics, the media, and the marketplace, Lewis has an important message as we transition to 2022: don't let them get you crazy. You're not crazy, they are. Happy New Year!
The live rants come from the Ulster Performing Arts Center in Kingston, NY on February 22, 2020.

Submit rants to Lewis
https://www.lewisblack.com/live

Check out Lewis’ Grammy-nominated special, Thanks For Risking Your Life
https://tlbrecords.lnk.to/LewisWE

Subscribe to Lewis Black’s Rantcast
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Follow Lewis
Website – http://www.lewisblack.com
Instagram – http://www.instagram.com/thelewisblack
Twitter – https://twitter.com/thelewisblack
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/thelewisblack
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/OfficialLewisBlack

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In the final Rantcast of the year 2021, Lewis ponders the unfathomable contradictions and conundrums evident in the pluralistic American society. How can a group of people who can't seem to get anything done on time still manage to shop themselves into Yuletide oblivion and get all the Christmas gifts under the tree in time to perpetuate the myth of Santa Claus (or Father Christmas for the Anglophiles)? How can a civic body that would rather go to the dentist than actually vote get their knickers so in a twist about the right to vote? And have we so lost our minds as a country that nothing seems amiss when animated bears sell us toilet paper and a live, costumed emu hawks insurance? Maybe we can all agree that no one is waiting for Sunday night, especially when it involves the Washington Football Team getting trampled by actual Cowboys.
With the assaults of insanity from all sides in politics, the media, and the marketplace, Lewis has an important message as we transition to 2022: don't let them get you crazy. You're not crazy, they are. Happy New Year!
The live rants come from the Ulster Performing Arts Center in Kingston, NY on February 22, 2020.

Submit rants to Lewis
https://www.lewisblack.com/live

Check out Lewis’ Grammy-nominated special, Thanks For Risking Your Life
https://tlbrecords.lnk.to/LewisWE

Subscribe to Lewis Black’s Rantcast
Apple – https://bit.ly/rantcast
Spotify – https://spoti.fi/3oNaPFh
Google – https://bit.ly/37Zb35u
Amazon – https://amzn.to/37bg8Za

Follow Lewis
Website – http://www.lewisblack.com
Instagram – http://www.instagram.com/thelewisblack
Twitter – https://twitter.com/thelewisblack
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/thelewisblack
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/OfficialLewisBlack

New episodes arrive every Wednesday via The Laugh Button
For advertising opportunities email: advertise@thelaughbutton.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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