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That’s Not Funny, That’s Sick: The National Lampoon and the Comedy Insurgents Who Captured the Mainstream

Based on original, previously unseen interviews with major players and eyewitnesses, That’s Not Funny, That’s Sick recounts the 70s heyday of satire magazine the National Lampoon and its offshoots in film, theater, and radio, as well as Saturday Night Live, to explore how it became the crucible of modern American comedy while examining how the 60s turned into the 80s.