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18th Apr '17 6:02:47 PM nombretomado
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* ''Studio60OnTheSunsetStrip'' had a variation where two cast members go to see a black comedian that is supposed to be a rising star in the stand-up scene, hoping to add more diversity and a new viewpoint to the predominantly-white writing staff. Unfortunately, his act is nothing but black stereotypes and cliches, including outdated White Dude, Black Dude jokes, and they leave in disgust that he is just [[StopBeingStereotypical reinforcing the stereotype]].

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* ''Studio60OnTheSunsetStrip'' ''Series/Studio60OnTheSunsetStrip'' had a variation where two cast members go to see a black comedian that is supposed to be a rising star in the stand-up scene, hoping to add more diversity and a new viewpoint to the predominantly-white writing staff. Unfortunately, his act is nothing but black stereotypes and cliches, including outdated White Dude, Black Dude jokes, and they leave in disgust that he is just [[StopBeingStereotypical reinforcing the stereotype]].
8th Mar '17 4:20:28 AM FlyingDuckManGenesis
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* A part of the humor between Mario and Black Yoshi from ''WebVideo/SuperMarioLogan'' is that Mario is never certain what to do while Black Yoshi often has a bad or destructive idea that may or may not work in the end. Furthermore, as much as Mario gets annoyed with Black Yoshi, Black Yoshi often is treated as the more outgoing and powerful of the duo, where Mario is (prior to Rosalina's appearances) more of a coward who cries.



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6th Jan '17 4:14:00 PM Morgenthaler
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** Eddie had actually touched off some minor controversy with his ''TheNuttyProfessor'' remake, in which the Richard Simmons {{Expy}} (played by Murphy) was so convincing, people were accusing him of "reverse blackface."

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** Eddie had actually touched off some minor controversy with his ''TheNuttyProfessor'' ''Film/TheNuttyProfessor'' remake, in which the Richard Simmons {{Expy}} (played by Murphy) was so convincing, people were accusing him of "reverse blackface."
22nd Dec '16 3:12:43 PM Endian
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Generally, [[NWordPrivileges only minority comedians]] really can get away with using this trope without massively offending people.

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Generally, [[NWordPrivileges only minority comedians]] [[DoubleStandard really can get away away]] with using this trope without massively offending people.
5th Nov '16 12:31:10 PM nombretomado
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* ''InLivingColor'' made use of the trope. In one sketch, it lampshades the trope as one of the quintessential types of stand-up comedy, along with "Old Guy Who Complains About the Present", "Self-Deprecating Woman" and "Crazy Prop Guy".

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* ''InLivingColor'' ''Series/InLivingColor'' made use of the trope. In one sketch, it lampshades the trope as one of the quintessential types of stand-up comedy, along with "Old Guy Who Complains About the Present", "Self-Deprecating Woman" and "Crazy Prop Guy".



* In an episode of ''GoodTimes'', J.J. dreamed that he'd been replaced by a white guy. Said white guy wanted eggs benedict for breakfast, wore a pullover sweater, and said things like "Surely you jest!".

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* In an episode of ''GoodTimes'', ''Series/GoodTimes'', J.J. dreamed that he'd been replaced by a white guy. Said white guy wanted eggs benedict for breakfast, wore a pullover sweater, and said things like "Surely you jest!".
21st Aug '16 1:00:36 PM nombretomado
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* EddieMurphy used the trope occasionally in his stand-up, and in some of his movies actually plays white characters with the use of makeup.

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* EddieMurphy Creator/EddieMurphy used the trope occasionally in his stand-up, and in some of his movies actually plays white characters with the use of makeup.
6th Aug '16 9:16:43 PM comicwriter
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* Creator/JimGaffigan has a variant making fun of his whitebread background, saying that when people see a black guy they think "Wesley Snipes, Creator/SamuelJackson", but when they see him they think "I gotta do my taxes."

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* Creator/JimGaffigan has a variant making fun of his whitebread background, saying that when people see a black guy they think "Wesley Snipes, Creator/SamuelJackson", Creator/SamuelLJackson", but when they see him they think "I gotta do my taxes."
6th Aug '16 9:16:12 PM comicwriter
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* Creator/JimGaffigan has a variant making fun of his whitebread background, saying that when people see a black guy they think "Wesley Snipes, Creator/SamuelJackson", but when they see him they think "I gotta do my taxes."
24th Jul '16 2:41:30 PM eroock
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-->--'''Jon Stewart''', ''Series/TheDailyShow''

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19th Jun '16 12:19:41 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''
** Has an early parody of the trope, in which Homer watches a typical stand-up special featuring a black comic in front of a brick wall delivering trite impressions of how black and white people drive. Homer bursts into hearty laughter, shouting, "It's true! We're so lame!"

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** Has an early parody of the trope, in which Homer watches a typical stand-up special featuring a black comic in front of a brick wall delivering trite impressions of how black and white people drive. Homer bursts into hearty laughter, shouting, "It's true! We're so lame!" lame!"



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