Tag: comedy in spanish

The Non-Existent Evolution of Spanish-Language Comedy: Why Comedy in Spanish Has Not Changed in 50 Years

If you’re into banana-peel-slipping, pie-to-the-face type of comedy, then Spanish-language TV is for you! For the last 50 years, if not longer, Spanish-language TV comedy has virtually stayed unchanged – carefully preserving the slapstick style of humor that English-language American television today sees as passé. Punchlines consisting of little people getting…

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The Truth About Spanish-Language Comedy

It’s no secret that Spanish-language comedy is full of mystery – by “mystery” I mean midgets, pies in the face, and banana peel slips. But why? In this episode I try to figure it out, but better than figuring out the problem, I believe we’ve gotta find a solution. Listen…

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