Some people are really funny.
Comedians tend to be funnier than most.
Some comedians tend to be funnier than other comedians.
Eddie Izzard is a funny man. A funny comedian.
Throughout the history of Western Civilization, the funny people: clowns, jesters, comedians, etc., tend to be the brightest people. They are keenly aware of those around them, what makes us tick, what makes us laugh, what moves us.
Eddie Izzard is most certainly one of those people:
Then there are the stupid people: Mass Shooting at Colo. Movie Theater, 12 People Dead
In America today, the stupid people have as much credibility as the smart people! As well they should: they have guns and they use them!
Remember: guns don't kill people, people kill people. And monkeys kill people, if they have guns.