12 Queer Comics You Should Know


By Alex Panisch

In honor of the return of Inside Amy Schumer, here are 12 queer comics you should know

Amy Schumer’s hilariously raw sketch comedy show Inside Amy Schumer returned to Comedy Central last night. And, of course, it made us laugh. In honor of one of our favorite funny ladies, who also relies on the humor of gay women and men for some of her best material, we’ve compiled a list of 12 queer comedians—new and old—who we continue to make us crack a smile. And before you ask: No, we didn't include everyone's fave, Ellen DeGeneres, because, well, what else is there to say?