Episode 120: What is the Difference between Comedy and Cooning?

  1. Jin is on a family show on a popular streaming network. At the beginning of his show he has a video log portion where he pretends to sound like a woman while snapping his neck and clapping his hands for emphasis when talking about any subject. Is he performing comedy or cooning? 
  2. Chelsea has European ancestry. She is about to share an old video with an African-American tap dancer with her social media friends. The tap dancer is singing and smiling during the routine in an amusing manner. Is Chelsea sharing something that might be offensive to some? 
  3. Alicia is a black woman who loves to self deprecate in all her stand up routines. Is she performing comedy or cooning? 


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