THIS PROGRAM EXPIRES ON 4/30/21 AT 11:59 P.M.
Originally broadcast at 8 p.m. EDT Wednesday, November 11, 2020.
Legendary creative team members from Mad Magazine, including John Ficarra (former editor-in-chief), Joe Raiola (former senior editor) and Sam Viviano (former art director) join in a National Comedy Center conversation with comedian Harrison Greenbaum to discuss the legendary humor magazine, its influence on comedy and impact on our culture, with behind-the-scenes stories on being part of the talented and eccentric staff, known affectionately as “The Usual Gang of Idiots.”
To watch more National Comedy Center programs, visit the National Comedy Center Anywhere channel at https://anywhere.comedycenter.org/pages/livestream.
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