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Iliza Shlesinger

“People go to comedy to maybe learn a little bit, but to be entertained, so for me, with feminism and women, I was thinking from a point of view that I fully am enveloped by being a woman, by living in this society. Of course, you’re going to entertain, and your thing might just be knock-knock jokes, but I feel I have this audience, and people look to me for a bold take on things and an… Read more
“People go to comedy to maybe learn a little bit, but to be entertained, so for me, with feminism and women, I was thinking from a point of view that I fully am enveloped by being a woman, by living in this society. Of course, you’re going to entertain, and your thing might just be knock-knock jokes, but I feel I have this audience, and people look to me for a bold take on things and an intelligent take. ” Read less

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