He also performed at the Montreal Comedy Festival with Lewis Black in a well-received show about the U.S. presidential elections. “Which are shaping up to be funnier and funnier,” Bodden adds. He still talks a little about his personal experiences, but current events have really captured his attention. “I go to write a joke about me on a date, but the nation arguing for two weeks over chicken sandwiches versus gay people is more hilarious.” $20. The Funny Bone on the Levee. Through Sunday. 859-957-2000, funnyboneonthelevee.com.