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Comedian Maz Jobrani talks with us about President Trump, immigration, and finding humor in moments of political polarization. CBS Photo Archive/CBS via Getty Images hide caption

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Finding The Punchline: Maz Jobrani On Comedy In The Trump Era

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Shankar Vedantam asks Bill Burr why what makes us cringe, also makes us laugh. Burr says, "If people see a trainwreck possibly coming, they're going to listen." Charles Sykes/Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption

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How What Makes You Laugh (And Cringe) Reveals Your Hidden Biases

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Entertainer Bill Cosby speaking during a Veterans Day ceremony, on Tuesday. After settling a lawsuit over accusations of sexual assault in 2006, a second woman has come forward with similar claims. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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In 2014, Cosby Was Silent

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