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In Which The New Yorker Explains the Joke It’s About to Tell You

by evanmcmurry


The only way it would be better is if it were followed by an 11,000-word piece on the American history of this “humor.”

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The Tides Of Self-Parody Are High This Morning

by evanmcmurry

Number of words in a New Yorker article about “The N.F.L.” before you get to an umlaut: 58.