The Difference Between American and British Comedy (2 min read)

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Humour tells a lot about a culture. I notice it a lot in comedy shows either side of the pond. The contrasting British and American versions of “The Office” show this in stark form. The British version had a very sad and irritating protagonist (Ricky Gervais), while the American lead (Steve Carell)¬†was sweet (though misguided). The British one showed work to be a waste of time, while the American version had to drop that theme. Continue reading “The Difference Between American and British Comedy (2 min read)”