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Seth Meyers: Liberals Are ‘More Sensitive’ About Jokes

3 years agoNews : Mediaite

The Cornell Sun published an interview with Seth Meyers on Friday, in which the SNL writer discussed his background in comedy and joking about politicians. Mentioning how jokes about the crop of GOP candidates seem to write themselves, Meyers then said liberals may be more sensitive to the jokes because the view the show as safe territory.
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