Post Tagged with: "comedy"

Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Ahem, that should actually read “Award-winning Comedy Duo”! If you aren’t familiar with the ‘Shugs & Fats’ web series, now’s your chance. The show stars creators Nadia Manzoor and Radhika […]

April 4, 2017 ×
Samantha Bee Talks Feminism, Not Replacing Jon Stewart, & Being In Her IDGAF Years

Samantha Bee Talks Feminism, Not Replacing Jon Stewart, & Being In Her IDGAF Years

If you don’t know what “IDGAF” stands for, Google it. That’s the suggestion of late night TV comedian Samantha Bee, host of ‘Full Frontal’ on TBS, who says she is […]

May 30, 2016 ×
Gay Marriage Is Legal, But New Comedy Feat. ‘Wedlocked’ Explains The Problem With Gay Divorce

Gay Marriage Is Legal, But New Comedy Feat. ‘Wedlocked’ Explains The Problem With Gay Divorce

In the summer of 2015, the US Supreme Court made an historic ruling in the Obergefell v Hodges case which finally made gay marriage legal in all 50 states. It […]

March 21, 2016 ×
The Secret To Jimmy Kimmel’s Late Night TV Success? His Staff Of Working Moms

The Secret To Jimmy Kimmel’s Late Night TV Success? His Staff Of Working Moms

If this isn’t the best *advertisement* for working moms, we don’t know what is! The Hollywood Reporter recently featured all the women who work at late night comedy show ‘Jimmy […]

December 21, 2015 ×
From Fundamental Christianity To Comedy, Brooke Arnold Candidly Shares Her Steps To The Stage

From Fundamental Christianity To Comedy, Brooke Arnold Candidly Shares Her Steps To The Stage

When you look at the most successful female comedians today, they have one thing in common that differentiates them from the rest: they keep it real. More specifically, they aren’t […]

December 14, 2015 ×
Aziz Ansari – Comedy Genius, Diversity Advocate, Feminist Ally & A ‘Master Of None’

Aziz Ansari – Comedy Genius, Diversity Advocate, Feminist Ally & A ‘Master Of None’

If you have Netflix but haven’t yet binge-watched Aziz Ansari’s new series ‘Master of None’, we HIGHLY recommend you run, don’t walk, and watch it immediately (well, after reading this […]

November 18, 2015 ×
What Do You Do When You’re A Comedian & Get Breast Cancer? Create A Stand-Up Show Of Course!

What Do You Do When You’re A Comedian & Get Breast Cancer? Create A Stand-Up Show Of Course!

October is breast cancer awareness month and while this horrific disease and the awareness surrounding it should not be limited to one month out of the year, we will happily […]

October 13, 2015 ×
New Comedy Series Shows How Men Would React If They Needed Feminism More Than Women

New Comedy Series Shows How Men Would React If They Needed Feminism More Than Women

The face of Indian actor Gaurav Pandey (pictured above on the left) says it all! Prepare yourselves for a brilliant new web series, the first from Y Films in India, […]

October 7, 2015 ×
‘Redheads Anonymous’ Series Creator Elisabeth Ness On Fame, Feminism, & Being A Dye-ing Breed

‘Redheads Anonymous’ Series Creator Elisabeth Ness On Fame, Feminism, & Being A Dye-ing Breed

They’re about as rare as unicorns these days. No we’re not talking about red-heads, we’re talking about awesome female protagonists, duh! Which is why we are hand-over-heart committed to using […]

September 22, 2015 ×
How Many Viral Videos & PSAs Does It Take For Street Harassment & Catcalling To Become A Thing Of The Past?

How Many Viral Videos & PSAs Does It Take For Street Harassment & Catcalling To Become A Thing Of The Past?

We’ve written numerous posts about why catcalling and street harassment are not acceptable forms of behavior amongst men and women. Some may think it is just a bit of fun […]

August 28, 2015 ×
Comedian Lynn Bixenspan Talks To Us About The Collision Of Feminism & Comedy

Comedian Lynn Bixenspan Talks To Us About The Collision Of Feminism & Comedy

For those of you who have been following our blog and reading our content for a while, it will be no surprise to you that two of our favorite things […]

July 29, 2015 ×
Amy Schumer Wants To Make Women Laugh, Doesn’t Apologize For Cellulite, & Isn’t A Perfect Feminist

Amy Schumer Wants To Make Women Laugh, Doesn’t Apologize For Cellulite, & Isn’t A Perfect Feminist

There’s no need to go into the depth of our cumulative girl crushes on comedian and all-round badass Amy Schumer, it’s a given! She has single-handedly revolutionized the way female […]

July 27, 2015 ×