After it was announced that Amy Schumer was in talks to play Barbie in an upcoming live-action feature film, she was subjected to body shaming. And where else? On social media.
A writer for Schumer’s TV show went on a rant in defense of a fellow comedian who’s accused of rape. The fallout has been telling.
Amy Schumer responded to her inclusion on Glamour‘s list of plus-size women in a meaningful way
This week on Unorthodox: Word maven Lizzie Skurnick wants to know your favorite expression, and writer Bill Schulz says he inspired the worst character in ‘Trainwreck’
Critic Lee Siegel explores the misanthropy that drove Groucho Marx and examines how we miss the mark on the comedic giant
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it
Amy Schumer’s $8 million book deal, plus writer Sloane Crosley on her new novel and New York Times poetry critic David Orr on Jewish poets
The Emmy Award-winning comedienne stays hot
The Emmy Award-winning comedienne helps us through the experience of not eating for a day (gasp)
After a fatal shooting at a showing of her new film, the comedienne teamed up with her cousin, Chuck Schumer, to push for better practices: ‘Enough is enough’
Television sketch details sartorial atrocities, like an enormous pile of Crocs
The Jewish comedian interviews a 106-year-old in an unexpectedly sweet clip
Her pitch perfect Aaron Sorkin parody is the smart, gutsy humor we need