Comedian Deon Cole addresses the Roseanne Barr controversy, Samantha Bee, and more

Bill and Wendy along with comedian and fellow Chicagoan Deon Cole.

Comedian, “Black-ish” co-star and Chicago native Deon Cole joins the Bill and Wendy show. They talk about ABC’s decision to cancel “Roseanne” after Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet, Samantha Bee’s vulgar comment about Ivanka Trump, how he got into stand up, what it was like to write for Conan O’Brien, and more.

Deon Cole will perform a series of standup comedy shows at the Chicago Improv in Schaumburg this weekend May 31-June 3rd. For more information visit,

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