Comment of the Day

Reader: Andy Samberg's shot at the Lumineers is funny because it's true

During the Independent Spirit Awards over the weekend, host Andy Samberg earned yuks from the Hollywood celebrities gathered at the pre-Oscar bash by likening Denver's Lumineers to Mumford & Sons. On Facebook, we asked if this joke was funny or a cheap shot. It took one reader only two words to make his feelings known.

Luke Bradley writes:

The truth.

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