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  1. 'Half Baked': Which actors were stoned on set?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    When you watch a stoner comedy like Half Baked , the Dave Chappelle potfest and cult classic that turned 20 Tuesday, one thought is bound to cross your mind: Was there actually weed being smoked on set? Director Tamra Davis dropped by Yahoo Studios on Tuesday to commemorate the film's birthday on Facebook Live , and insisted that it was a extremely professional, extremely sober film production. "Those actors were never stoned [during] the whole thing," Davis told us.

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  2. Last Word: It's OK to be offendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | SFGate

    Comedian Dave Chappelle visits the District of Columbia's Duke Ellington School of the Arts, which he once attended, during a visit last month. He was in Washington for shows at the Warner Theatre, where he was filming material for his third Netflix special.

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  3. Twitter Reacts to Dave Chappelle's Latest Netflix SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Dave Chappelle has long been considered one of comedy's greatest pure performers. A well-respected stand-up who was at the center of arguably the funniest show of the 2000's, Chappelle's Show , the D.C. native has also been one of the most fearless comedians in the world when it comes to taking on polarizing topics, especially when it comes to race or politics.

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  4. WATCHdog's Year-End ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Free Times

    ... to mask depression. - Jordan Lawrence There were few things more welcome in pop culture in 2017 than comedian Dave Chappelle's return to the national consciousness. While he has continued to tour through the years - he played two shows at the ...

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  5. On Comedy: Dave Chappelle Stumbles Into the #MeToo MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | The New York Times

    In "The Bird Revelation," the first comedy special to focus on the #MeToo movement, Dave Chappelle, sitting on a stool at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles in November, pauses to give advice to some comedians in the back. "You have a responsibility to speak recklessly," he says.

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  6. Dave Chappelle on walking away, his comeback and the price of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | CBS News

    For more than 30 years, Dave Chappelle has been making people laugh. He studied theater at a performing arts high school in Washington and started sneaking into comedy clubs when he was 14. His career exploded after two hilarious seasons of "Chappelle's Show" on Comedy Central, and then famously walked away at the height of his success.

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  7. Dave Chappelle and John Mayer: Controlled DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | LA Weekly

    If you're not watching Dave Chappelle's two stand-up specials, Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation and Dave Chappelle: Equanimity , on Netflix New Year's Eve, catch the comic teaming up with John Mayer for their end-of-the-year music-comedy hybrid concerts they're dubbing "Controlled Danger." This isn't the first collaboration between the two.

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  8. TV picks for Dec. 30-31: 'Royal New Year's Eve,' 'Breaking Bad,' Dave ChappelleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Star Tribune

    ... the effort thanks to a performance for the ages by Bryan Cranston. Netflix shelling out $20 million for each Dave Chappelle concert might seem outrageous, but then again, so were the first two stand-up specials that came from the deal. The sweet ...

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  9. For Over 21 Years, Women Be ShoppinRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry. Women Be Shoppin is a catchphrase from the 1996 film The Nutty Professor said by comedian Dave Chappelle as insult comic Reggie Warrington.

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  10. Netflix is dropping a second Dave Chappelle special on New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The streaming service announced Friday that it will be dropping a second Chappelle stand-up special on New Year's Eve, called The Bird Revelation , to accompany the previously announced special Equanimity . The Bird Revelation was taped Nov. 20 at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles.

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  11. Dave Chappelle Is Saving 2017 By Dropping Two More Comedy Specials On Netflix Instead Of OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | Cinema Blend News

    Can we all agree that 2017 has been a reasonably difficult year? Between the deaths of pop culture icons like Adam West and Tom Petty and significant scandals that have rocked the entertainment industry, it seems safe to say that we can all use a good laugh. Now it appears that Dave Chappelle has heard our collective cries for help because the legendary stand-up comedian is now about to release not one, but two Netflix specials on New Year's Eve.

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  12. Netflix Shares Second Clip from 12/31 Upcoming Dave Chapelle SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. Dave Chappelle is a comedian, actor, and producer who's brash, clever, in-your-face brand of humor has made him one of the most respected entertainers of ...

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  13. Dave Chappelle teases Netflix special with new clipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | CBS News

    Dave Chappelle is courting controversy in the new teaser for his upcoming Netflix special, "Equanimity." In an expletive-laden clip , Chappelle says, "I've never had a problem with white people ever in my life, but, full disclosure, poor whites are my least favorites.

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  14. Netflix Shares Clip from Dave Chapelle's New Special Coming 12/31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Dave Chappelle has never had a problem with white people ever in his life -- but that doesn't mean he always agrees with them. His new stand-up special, Equanimity, streams New Year's Eve.

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  15. Dave Chappelle Takes on Trump Voters in Trailer for Netflix SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Hollywood Reporter

    Dave Chappelle wants everyone to know what he thinks about President Donald Trump supporters in the first trailer for his upcoming Netflix special, Equanimity. In the first look released on Thursday, Chappelle reflects on Election Day, realizing it was the same day he realized the issue he has with white Americans.

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  16. What to watch on Netflix over winter breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | The Louisville Cardinal

    For those of who like humor on the dry side and stand-up comedy, Dave Chappelle's newest stand-up comedy special is a must watch. The special captures Chappelle's great "return" to comedy since his tragic leave in 2005 from his Comedy Central sitcom, "Chappelle's Show."

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  17. Chappelle's Show Co-Creator May Have Another Show On The WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    One of the driving minds behind Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show is attempting to break into the world of late-night television. While Dave Chappelle continues his stand-up love affair with Netflix, writer and comedian Neal Brennan may have another show on the way via Fox in the form of a late night program.

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  18. The 10 Best Stand-up Comedy Specials on Netflix Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Time

    Netflix has become the go-to home for stand-up comedy specials , plenty of which are from the industry's most powerful names. In recent months, long-awaited specials from comedy titans like Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld have hit the streaming service.

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  19. Dave Chappelle's third special of 2017 Is coming New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... TV Guide's Editor-in-Chief Mickey O'Connor has a few suggestions. Last November , Netflix announced that Dave Chappelle would be releasing three stand-up specials in 2017. The first two, The Age of Spin and Deep in the Heart of Texas , came out ...

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  20. Netflix Announces Dave Chappelle's New Year's Eve Special With A Stranger Things MashupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    There might not be a bigger name in comedy than Dave Chappelle . For the past decade, Chappelle has sold out concerts despite not appearing on TV or in films.

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