Evan Sayet, Sonya Schmidt & Adam Yenser: Is Political Correctness Killing Comedy?
Evan Sayet. Comedian, Author and Speaker. Former writer for the Aresnio Hall Show and Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher before turning to the right. Since then, he has become one of the nation’s leading conservative political comedians as well as a highly respected political pundit. Sonja Schmidt’s writing and producing contributions led to receiving an Emmy nomination as well as winning the prestigious NAACP Image and Prism Awards. Seen on the political satire comedy troupe Right to Laugh, Sonja speaks regularly at major rallies, political clubs, events, and on radio as well as PJTV. Adam Yenser is a comedian and Emmy Award-winning writer for The Ellen DeGeneres Show. He has appeared on Conan, has written for The Oscars, and has been a freelance contributor to SNL’s Weekend Update. Adam mixes sharp observational humor with a uniquely conservative political perspective and was named Best New Political Comedian at Politicon 2015.