Recently, Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson received an email from a woman named Carol in the UK, who told him he was "too crass", and that he needs to start talking about "nice people and nice things and nice situations". Instantly, Nicholson had found the title of his new show – but in an ironic twist, what was at first a joke soon informed the content of the show.

"The show originally wasn't about that at all," he says. "And then as I started writing it, I thought, maybe there is stuff there. So it's kind of a show devoted to

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