Millennials, Are You Happy?

Exploring Unhappiness in the Millennial Generation through Bo Burnham’s Make Happy Stand-Up Comedy Special

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of followers: millennials, are you happy yet? Meet Bo Burnham, the 25-year-old, internet sensation turned stand-up comedian. His young age, relatable life experience, and mixed form of self-indulgent/self-deprecating humor make him the perfect candidate to lead the millennial generation to self-awareness. In his 2016 Netflix stand-up comedy special, Make Happy, Burnham depicts himself as a troubled and unhappy person who by, performing this set…