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LEWIS BLACK, CENTER STAGE: On the trail of America’s reigning Angry Comic

EVERY SO OFTEN, I take a slight break from comics to write about, well, comics.

As in, you know, comedians. And improv. And the art of spoken satire.

Lewis Black performs stand-up at the Warner Theater. (Dustin Fenstermacher)

It’s off-topic for this blog, but if you’re interested in another type of comic storytelling, you can check out my Washington Post Magazine cover profile of Black, hitting news stands this weekend.


Until next time, when we’ll get back to comic-comics.


Writer/artist/visual storyteller Michael Cavna is creator of the "Comic Riffs" column and graphic-novel reviewer for The Post's Book World. He relishes sharp-eyed satire in most any form.


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