OC GOP Gals Deny White Privilege in New Chelsea Handler Documentary
September 24, 2019
Comedian Chelsea Handler turns navel-gazing gabacha for her new Netflix documentary on white privilege—a phrase that rivals the film White Chicks for the all-time gabacho trigger title. The hour-long exploration titled Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea has Handler chatting up the topic with black folks such as Melina Abdullah of Black Lives Matter Los Angeles, United Shades of America host W. Kamau Bell and fellow comedian Kevin Hart.
Dealing with disconnect, Handler spends time talking to her own people, too. After getting some vox pop from an Oktoberfest event in Helen, Georgia, the comedian heads to an all-too-predictable place: Orange County.
Read more on my latest OC Weekly Navel Gazing Blog post: