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‘Citizen Jimmy’ Knocks On Comedy Central’s ‘Dore’

Comedy Central Wednesday announced it will air Jimmy Dore: Citizen Jimmy, a one-hour stand-up comedy special, on Friday, Aug. 1 at 11 p.m. ET.

Dore is a writer and performer in the “critically acclaimed off-Broadway hit The Marijuana-logues,” which is currently running at the Actor’s Playhouse in New York City, network officials said.

In the stand-up special, “the weed-philosophizing political commentator” will give his humorous explanations for why the Clinton sex scandal upset the American public, why watching Christian talk shows is dangerous when you’re high and delves into the paranoia surrounding retailer The Gap.

“Plus, Dore makes Al-Qaeda look less scary—by naming a fruity vodka drink after them!,” network officials said.

In addition to taping his Comedy Central Presents half-hour special, Dore has appeared on many late night talk shows and performed at prestigious comedy festivals such as