Charles Firth of The Chaser

096: Charles Firth – Exposing truths and undermining power structures with satire

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Six and a half million people a month consume The Chaser’s content. That’s some seriously sought-after satire!

In this School of Hard Knock Knocks podcast episode, host and fanboy, Steve Davis, chats with Charles Firth of The Chaser, about creating headlines and the editorial process, adopting your enemy’s voice, and how AI is developing a ‘sense’ of humour.

If you like ruffling features, taking the piss, and dystopian fairy tales, then you’ll love this interview with Charles Firth of The Chaser.

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