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Bo Burnham: what. (2013)

A musical stand-up comedy show by Bo Burnham, the famous internet musician.

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A musical stand-up comedy show by Bo Burnham, the famous internet musician.

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 2013 (USA) See more »

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This is Bo's second special following "Words Words Words" See more »

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Bo Burnham: Yo fellas don't you hate it when you're blowing a guy and he ends up being a faggot! AM I RIGHT?
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Connections

References The Sims (2000) See more »

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Written and Performed by Bo Burnham
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Great Comedy Show!!!
14 August 2019 | by TheHoodOfSwordsSee all my reviews

I love Bo's comedy, this show is great. The ups and the lows contrast so well, and the end song when you know that he quits later and the reason just hits so much harder. It's hard to rank comedy shows on my ranking. But I think of it as a solid 8.5/10. It's fun, crude, and subverts expectations.


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