Phat Tuesdays: Night for Black comedians helped integrate all comedy clubs

Snoop Dogg and Tiffany Haddish appear in “Phat Tuesdays: The Era of Hip Hop Comedy.” Credit: Amazon Prime.

Phat Tuesdays, a night for all Black comedians at the Comedy Store in LA, launched in the 1990s and helped Chris Tucker, Kevin Hart, and Tiffany Hadish start their careers.

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