In this edition of The Monthly:
Comedian and NU alum Jen Spyra talks writing for Colbert and finding her voice in a male-dominated industry.
Northwestern student production “Better Days” is premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival. A student follows in his mother’s footsteps and finds his comedic voice. The arts and entertainment editor delves into The Daily’s current obsession — “Survivor.” The assistant photo editor reviews Jordan Peele’s new film “Us” for the “Reel Thoughts” section, and a Daily staffer discovers the North Shore’s hidden gem restaurant in a bowling alley.