They say laughter is the best medicine and comedians Aziz Ansari and Hasan Minhaj are serious practitioners.
For what malady, you might wonder? Racial bias and stereotypes.
East Indians and Muslim minorities have a long-standing practice of quietly dealing with the racial inequality that is aimed in their direction.
Ansari and Minhaj don’t want that silence to continue so they’re using their comedic talents to deconstruct the prejudice they and others like them face on a daily basis.