Race to Fame

W. Kamau Bell has built a career on examining the messy intersections of race and class in a supposedly postracial world.

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He Will Ring Your Bell

We dubbed him Best Comedian of 2008, and while we're going to have to pry that crown out of his clenched fists, W. Kamau…

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The W. Kamau Bell Curve

After the election of Barack Obama, what could an African-American comedian with a gift for uncovering the nuances of race possibly have to say…

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The Joke's on You, Dog

“The W. Kamau Bell Curve” is the local comedian's new show, which is “designed to end racism … in about an hour.” Smart, stylish,…

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The Liberty Bell

Isn't it funny how some white guys think everyone else is complaining? You know, the guys who think racism doesn't exist anymore? (We're not…

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