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Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust

The 2016 presidential election gave Sarah Silverman an even bigger platform than she’d had in the previous two campaigns. The comedian best known previously for taking on taboos with sly snark or for portraying herself on TV in The Sarah Silverman Program had twice taken to YouTube and Funny or Die to implore her fans to get out the vote for Barack Obama. Silverman stepped it up last year, though, not only stumping on the campaign trail for Bernie Sanders, but also speaking at the Democratic National Convention – alongside fellow former Saturday Night Live colleague and current U.S. Senator Al Franken.

Her activism prompted death threats against her over Twitter, which she references at the beginning of her first Netflix special, Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust. “When

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