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    " The Hindi news channels now cover 'stories' that would not normally be defined as news. Many of them run comedy programmes featuring stand-up comics who do ot even bother to satirise the news. Some even run largely fictional serials that would not be out of place on entretainment channels." What does "stand-up comics" mean in the above?

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    Re: stand-up comics

    A comedian that delivers a comic monologue while alone on the stage.

    standup - Definitions from

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    Re: stand-up comics

    A classic stand-up comedy routine:

    George Carlin

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