Great comics such as Lenny Bruce, to George Carlin, Bill Hicks and many others used comedy as a tool to reach the masses. Our politics are everywhere. They’re on the radio, and our phones, televisions and our computers. Sometimes the message is clear, as clear as a sledgehammer smacking you over the head.
This clip, is a sledgehammer moment. In just twelve seconds, the callousness and cruelty, selfishness, and greed of the Republican Party is savagely and hilariously mocked. The burn is still smoldering 23 years later.