What We Learned From 'We Killed'
By Mike Berlin
In 2007, the late Christopher Hitchens wrote an essay in Vanity Fair titled “Why Women Aren’t Funny.” Under the dubious auspices of pop-science and overwrought reasoning, Hitchens’s argument fell flat. But we can thank him, and others who’ve made this argument before, for inspiring Yael Kohen to write an epic oral history of our favorite funny girls in We Killed: The Rise of Women in American Comedy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux). On the next pages, four outlandish and shocking tidbits we picked up while reading it.
- Tom Daley Confirms It Was 'Love at First Sight' With Dustin Lance Black
- GIF Wall: Model Marc Buckner Charms The Camera
- James Franco Teases "50 Shades of Batman and Robin"
- The 30 Sexiest Gay Scenes In Film
- The pill Truvada can prevent HIV: So why are so few gay men taking it?
- The Battle of amfAR: How Liz Taylor Tricked Reagan Into Talking About AIDS