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Wyatt Cenac's Problem Areas

Comedian and writer Wyatt Cenac explores America’s most pressing issues as he travels to different parts of the country, bringing unique perspectives to systemic issues while also tackling more benign everyday inconveniences with comedic solutions. Read More

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Watch NowSpace Problems, Sh*t Problems, Minnesota Problems
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Watch NowNRA Problems, Chicken Bone Problems, Birmingham Problems
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Watch NowEnergy Problems, Millenial Problems, Community Policing Problems
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Watch NowFood Problems, Rain Problems, Skid Row Problems
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Watch NowBank Problems, Mosquito Problems, Mental Health Problems
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Watch NowAutomation Problems, Beauty Problems, Gun Problems
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Watch NowStudent Problems, Sidewalk Problems, Misconduct Problems
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Watch NowTech Waste Problems, Adhesive Problems, Drug Problems
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Watch NowResearch Problems, Reef Problems, Punitive Problems
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Watch NowTeacher Problems, Burial Problems, Collaborative Problems
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Watch NowLabor Problems
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Watch NowSafety Problems
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Watch NowMental Health Problems
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Watch NowSex Problems
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Watch NowInequality Problems
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Watch NowPrivate Sector Problems
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Watch NowHigher Education Problems
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Watch NowImmigration Problems
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Watch NowSegregation Problems

Problems Worth Talking About

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The Origins of Policing

Go back to the beginnings of policing in America.

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Body Cameras' Impact

Having police officers wear body cameras can increase accountability — but it also brings up privacy issues, among other concerns.

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Police Reforms

Find out how consent decrees monitored by federal courts can help a police department move toward reforms.


“Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas is pointedly funny, and a necessary addition to late-night.”

— The A.V. Club


On the Ground with Wyatt

Wyatt Cenac Goes Back to School

To solve his original problem area, the comic goes back where it all started.

Wyatt Cenac Is Making a Public Service Announcement

The comedian is using his platform to explore America’s issues and, potentially, propose some solutions — be it urban housing for millennials or an in-depth inquiry into policing.

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