I have proof in the form of sixteen reasons the first episode was bad.
Nobody used to care when the Democrats were winning, I swear to fucking G-d.
Then I'd make a comment like "Biden has one word to say in the debate -- Malarkey", and people would simply shrug and move on.
Nevermind whether I know the comedian givin' the advice or not. (I do, but I don't expect folks'll believe me. In fact, I rather hope they don't. Believin's dangerous.)