Rolling Stone just published online a letter the magazine received from a comedian who appears in the current comedy issue, "What’s So Funny?" And we quote:
The issue made me sick. The majority of the people in it are, for the
most part, the worst sort of comedy whores, and you, as a magazine, are
a pimp. I don’t know a more polite or politic way to put it. They
soulleslly (sic) perform what should be sacred rituals in return for sums of
This is from someone claiming to be quoted/featured in the issue, mind you. I have the issue in a stack of things I need to read, so I don’t know the comedian’s identity. Do you? Any guesses? Please feel free to comment.