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Chappelle shatters comedy club endurance record

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Chuck~Taylor, Apr 18, 2007.

  1. Chuck~Taylor

    Chuck~Taylor Active Member


  2. Clubber_Slang

    Clubber_Slang Active Member

    man, lucky ass people. my boy went to see one of his shows in SF not that long ago. there was an 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. show, wisely he picked 10 p.m, figuring the 8 p.m. show would be rushed.

    the 8 p.m. show ran long and wasn't over until like 11:30. So the 10 p.m. show start at midnight. and it didn't end until 5 a.m.
  3. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    In other words, well worth the money. Suddenly, I'm going to look up whether he's coming by here anytime soon.
  4. Overrated

    Overrated Guest

    Chapelle is easily worth the money.

    He came to Ypsilanti (now referred to as Ypsi-lipsi by anyone in attendance) last year and stayed on for well over three hours.

    He just ad-libbed. After his set, he let the audience yell topics at him and just rolled with them.
  5. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    How can you be funny on stage for six hours straight, though?
  6. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Wonder, just for fun mind you, how many times he made racist remarks, talked about women in a derogatory way or dropped the N word....
  7. Big Buckin' agate_monkey

    Big Buckin' agate_monkey Active Member

    ding ding ding.

    Let's get it on!
  8. Mayfly

    Mayfly Active Member

    756, at 755, people just began walking out on him.
  9. Chuck~Taylor

    Chuck~Taylor Active Member

    He dosn't use the n word in his stand ups anymore.

    P.S. Have you seen his stand ups?
  10. Clubber_Slang

    Clubber_Slang Active Member

    Apprently he said it 44 times.

    From the Variety story:
    Chappelle also took on Michael Richards' headline-making Laugh Factory set from last year, as well as Masada's decision to impose a fine on any comic who uses the "N"-word onstage.

    "I was his punching bag for a half hour," Masada said. Chappelle was assessed a $2200 penalty for using the offending word.

  11. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    I'm sorry, Chuck. I couldn't hear you. He doesn't use WHAT word any more?
  12. Chuck~Taylor

    Chuck~Taylor Active Member

    Yeah, but he was talking about the Michael Richards thing.
    He's said in interviews that he's going to try to not say it in his stand ups.

    P.S. He's also admitted that some of his stand ups were socially irresponsible.
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