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Robin Thede Discusses Racism and Black Women in Comedy

Larry Wilmore partakes in a mini-‘Nightly Show’ reunion with the ‘Rundown’ host

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Larry Wilmore riffs on Trump, disaster porn, fake news, and how to decipher what’s actually true (0:01) before he’s joined by Robin Thede, host of The Rundown, in a Nightly Show reunion (13:00). They discuss Robin’s early experiences with racism, the emergence of black women in comedy (30:00), their favorite moments from The Nightly Show, and Robin’s tweets (41:00). Later, Larry and Robin take questions from the audience (65:00).