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Comedy Review

Izzard exposes funny side of history in 'Stripped'

Eddie Izzard has appeared in several movies and stars in the FX television series 'The Riches.' Eddie Izzard has appeared in several movies and stars in the FX television series "The Riches." (David livingston/getty images/file)
By Katie Johnston Chase
Globe Staff / April 30, 2008

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Eddie Izzard loves to play fast and loose with history. Very loose. Look, he's a dinosaur playing an organ in church with tiny dinosaur hands (Hymn #428: "God, What the [Expletive] Is Going On?"); now he's a hunter-gatherer who kills a bison with a stone and thinks: "This could be the beginning of an age." (Full article: 510 words)

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