Kliph Nesteroff is the author of The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels & The History of American Comedy. His work has appeared in Vice, The New York Times, CNN, LA Weekly, and the National Post. He also worked as a stand-up comic for many years and he is the chief curator of George Carlin's personal archive.
Mentioned in This Episode:
- Stan Freberg (wiki)
- Doukhobors (wiki)
- Operation Snatch (Between 1953 and 1959, roughly 200 Doukhobor children, aged 7–15, were taken from their parents by the British Columbia and Canadian governments and held in a concentration camp in New Denver, BC.)
- Black Eye (film) (wiki)
- Hell Up in Harlem (film) (wiki)