Michelle Wolf has been under fire because of her comedy routine that roasted conservative sensibilities and politicians during the 2018 White House Correspondents Dinner. Conservative pundits and media commentators from across the spectrum have been expressing what appears to be disingenuous disdain at Wolf’s scorching political commentary. Yet, the same people were mute when Trump disrespected almost every American subgroup prior to and after his election.
However, comedians have stepped up to her defense. Primary among them is Dave Chappelle. Here’s what he had to say about the matter.
Dave Chapelle goes off on critics of Michelle Wolf’s routine at the #WHCD. “I think she nailed it. I thought it was beautiful. I didn’t see her pander once and I thought that was beautiful.” https://t.co/ylSvsiwrqp