Dick Gregory was a great comedian who went and got arrested, did hunger strikes, protests. It never hurt his career to be outspoken.
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When someone comes along and expresses him or herself as freely as they think, people flock to it. They enjoy it.
That's my only goal. Surround myself with funny people, and make sure everyone has a good time and works hard.
If you are the greatest, why would you go around talking about it?
I had a great time on News Radio, I got to make tons of money in relative obscurity and learn a lot about the TV biz and work on my standup act constantly. It was a dream gig.
Richard Pryor is, in my mind, the most honest comedian. He bared his soul to people. I think that's why everybody loved him so much.
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Today's younger generation is no worse than my own. We were just as ignorant and repulsive as they are, but nobody listened to us.