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Dave Chappelle made our list of America's Top 10 comedians

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Dave Chappelle made our list of America’s Top 10 comedians

Chappelle claims he’s ”America’s No. 1 source for offensive comedy,” and we’re not gonna argue. On ”Chappelle’s Show,” the wiry comic gleefully engages in crass T&A humor, swears like a sailor, and mocks everyone in the multiculti rainbow, confronting race in a way that is positively Pryor-esque. But shock’s the least of it: ”Chappelle’s Show” is skit comedy as it’s supposed to be – a brutal skewering of contemporary life.

We laughed at His ”Frontline”-style exposé of white supremacist Clayton Bigsby, who is…a blind black man.

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