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Thu, Dec 19, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

Laugh Out Loud: Comedians on The Year in News


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President Obama speaks about an administrative fix for some of the problems with the HealthCare.gov website on November 14, 2013.
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President Obama speaks about an administrative fix for some of the problems with the HealthCare.gov website on November 14, 2013.

A government shutdown. The botched Obamacare rollout. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's very public meltdown. This was a tough year to be a politician, which meant there was plenty of material for political comics to feast upon. We look back on the funny, the serious and the just-plain-cringeworthy news from the past year with a panel of local comedians.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Bob Sarlatte, actor and comedian frequently appearing on "The Late Show with David Letterman" and longtime field announcer for the San Francisco 49ers
  • Brian Copeland, comedian, playwright, author and host of KGO's "The Brian Copeland Show"
  • Marga Gomez, actress and comedian

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