Lord, Spare Us The Aging Comedy Men

In the wake of Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special, elderly comedians are once again complaining that they have to do their jobs.

Jon Stewart, forgotten by time and God himself.
Surely a coincidence that the sign behind him reads “T_RF FEST.” Photo by Ovidiu Hrubaru on Shutterstock.

First things first: What happened at Netflix last week was a labor dispute. Trans employees at the company, most notably Terra Field and B. Pagels-Minor, experienced undue retaliation for…