Using Comedy Clips in Philosophy Class


I sometimes use excerpts from comedy routines or shows in my teaching. For example, when I teach Frankfurt’s On Bullshit in my contemporary moral problems course, I regularly use this segment from the Colbert Report:

 

And in my philosophy and the future course, when discussing perspective and biases, I use this appearance of Louis C.K. on Conan O’Brien’s show:

Do you make use of comedy clips in your teaching, or have ideas for good ones to use? Share links to them in the comments.

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