The growing industry of political satire

A recent article in CBC News highlighted the power of political comedy.

And when it comes to satire, Trump is an industry. According to people in the business, Trump is making comedy great again. In a TV market where audiences are shrinking, the numbers for satirical comedy are holding their own or growing. Larger audiences and new programs mean higher revenues and more production jobs.

Read more at CBC News.

Additionally, U.S President Donald Trump’s reported reaction to an SNL parody of his White House press secretary is drawing attention about the power of political comedy. View it at CBC News below.

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