Poundstone politics

Oklahoma Gazette - 03-06


One of the many things altered by the contentious political atmosphere that helped put Donald Trump in the White House is Paula Poundstone’s standup act. Poundstone, whose comedy career turns 40 this year, said some of her audience interactions have been more contentious in the past few years after “the Russians have had their way with us” with targeted social media campaigns designed to spread misinformation and division.