Category Archives: opinions.
Look Who’s Laughing Now: Women in Comedy The first episode of Tina Fey’s “30 Rock,” which aired on Oct. 11, 2006, was momentous because it marked the first time a woman was funny on television. Ever. In all of history. … Continue reading
‘We Killed’: Women In Comedy, From Stand-Ups To Sitcoms Book about the come-up of women in the world of comedy. Written by Yael Kohen. We Killed: The Rise Of Women In American Comedy is a sprawling oral history that grew … Continue reading
Comedians React To Adam Carolla Controversy On Twitter Adam Carolla is the latest comedian to make headlines for controversial statements about women in comedy. In an interview with the New York Post, Carolla claimed that women aren’t funny and, … Continue reading
Comedian Kathy Griffin is known for her outlandish and provocative sense of comedy, but has she gone a little too far this time? On the 2012 live CNN New Year’s Eve television broadcast, the comedian hosted the program with CNN’s … Continue reading
http://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2013/02/the-25-most-controversial-comedians-of-all-time/jon-stewart Above is a link to a page that has a list of the top 25 “most controversial” comedians of all time. Of the list the pretty big names such as Bill Maher, Richard Pryor, Daniel Tosh, David Cross, … Continue reading
The American film, Bridesmaids premiered in 2011, with a comically packed cast. The film was quite successful at the box office. The film stars, SNL’s Kristen Wiig as well as Maya Rudolph, who play best friends in the film. Maya’s … Continue reading