Sex, Lies and the KKK (3 stars)

This article is from 2010.

Sex, Lies and the KKK

One to keep an eye out for

A few Fringes back, bearded Irish comic Abie Philbin Bowman threw on an orange boiler suit and a crown of thorns for Jesus: The Guantanamo Years. In this show, he personally thanks George Bush for kickstarting his comedy career while building on that platform with this heavily-researched and compellingly-delivered hour about relationships and racism. He may actually cram too much into his set and isn’t afraid of the odd outrageous pun but this APB is one to keep an eye out for.

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Sex, Lies and the KKK

  • 3 stars

Do you support homophobic marriage? Are we naturally monogamous or 'romantic multi-taskers'? How does the Ku Klux Klan view President Obama? 'One of Ireland's most thought-provoking comedians' finds out. On Obama's election night, Abie scooped CNN, BBC and Fox, by exclusively interviewing the KKK on live radio. A comic…

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