This is Dave Chappelle bombing and walking off during a show
Dave Chappelle has become known for his elusiveness and strange personality almost as much as all of the brilliant things he did as a comedian. His latest disaster at Hartford’s Oddball Comedy Festival is another textbook example.
Here’s the basic gist of what went down, via Twitter’s @mikewellman88:
Chapelle tried to work through the yelling, and he told people he wasnt telling any jokes until they quieted down. And they didnt.
— Mike Wellman (@mikewellman88) August 30, 2013
Dave bombing and kind of rambling without actually telling jokes until he eventually tells the crowd that he’s sick of their shit, part 1:
Dave bombing, part 2:
And a super awkward goodbye:
The crowd was certainly a bunch of dicks for trying to heckle him after apparently behaving for every other act. But Chappelle’s been doing this for literally decades. Dude can’t turn them around?
Bill Burr is not impressed: