Even though Amy Schumer and Sarah Silverman have proven that it is possible to say the word “vagina” a lot and be a popular comedian at the same time, Whitney Cummings continues to get work. Cummings’ newest project was announced today by HBO, which has ordered a pilot for a half-hour comedy created, written by, and starring Cummings. Show More Summary
For Americans just learning of feminist comic Sarah Silverman, start with this: She’s not very smart. On Equal Pay Day, April 14, she issued an apology on Salon.com for lying in an equal-pay anecdote about a comedy club. Where were the...Show More Summary
Guest post by DMartyr Left-wing wacko Sarah Silverman was busted telling a lie about gender discrimination she faced when she was first starting out: In an April 6 wage-discrimination-activism video for Levo League, Silverman accused New York Comedy Club owner … Continue reading ?
They love their Stories, don't they? Talking with Salon about all the Wage Discrimination this comedian has not faced, she invented a tale of woe in which a club owner paid her (male) friend Todd Barry $60 for a set,...
Last week, an organization called Levo League released a video PSA in which comedian Sarah Silverman told an anecdote about a time she was paid less than a man for the same job. Now, after the comedy club owner she named in the story disputed the details, Silverman issued an apology statement to Salon, expressing her "regrets" over the mischaracterization of the situation.
THE NARRATIVE IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN THE TRUTH: Sarah Silverman Apologizes for Fake Story…Sort Of…Then Doubles-Down on Fake Story. “While she acknowledges that her story about being cheated out of equal pay had nothing to do with sexism, equal pay or cheating, she says that that was not her main mistake.”
Sarah Silverman apologized to New York comedy club owner Al Martin for her story about gender inequality in last week's Levo League video.
No matter whether you choose to believe Sarah Silverman or Al Martin over who paid whom what and how much several years ago, believe this: New York Comedy Club is a supporter of fair and equal wages today. Literally. New York Comedy Club tonight hosts "70 Cents on the Dollar," a stand-up comedy showcase with […]
Recently, Sarah Silverman came under fire for an anecdote she shared about her experience with the wage gap
Sarah Silverman compares income inequality to basketball while hanging out with an adorable dog. Once upon a time, Sarah Silverman was paid $10 for a fifteen minute standup set, while her friend Todd Barry was paid $60 for the exact same thing. Show More Summary
In today’s Tweet Beat, DJ Ansolo gives some extremely important advice, Sarah Silverman is a gentleman, and Jax goes to Coachella and if Kara doesn’t find him her coworkers will be VERY upset. Read more...
In Saint John of Las Vegas Steve Buscemi stars as a gambler fleeing Las Vegas for a new life as a fraud inspector for an insurance company in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Romany Malco, Sarah Silverman, Peter Dinklage, Tim Blake Nelson, John Cho, and Emmanuelle Chriqui also star. The film, directed and adapted for the screen [...]
This breaks my heart because I love Sarah Silverman, but she may not have been totally honest about—or she may not have totally understood—what happened when she claims she was paid $10 to Todd Barry’s $60 for equal work on … More » Sarah...Show More Summary
New York comedy club owner Al Martin responded to Sarah Silverman's accusation about paying female comedians less than male comedians. Silverman claimed Martin paid her less for the same length set as a male comedian on the same show in a viral Levo League video.
Sarah Silverman has been more vocal than ever about feminist causes lately, and now she’s tackling sexism in comedy and the workplace. In a new video for Ask For More and Levo League, the living legend comic exposed a comedy … More » Sarah...Show More Summary
Sarah Silverman is standing up against wage inequality by asking for more. Silverman teamed up with Levo League in a new video for Levo's #Ask4More campaign to talk about the gender pay gap and how it's affected her throughout her career. The...Show More Summary
It's no secret that women make less money than men. Actually, it's a FACT, but people like Sarah Silverman are standing up and demanding that they be paid just as much as the guys! [ Video: Sarah Silverman Brings Weed On The Red Carpet! ] April 14th is National Equal Pay Day, and to help spur everyone [...]
Tells women to "Ask4More" ahead of Equal Pay Day
The comedian Sarah Silverman shared 10 rape prevention tips for rapists on Twitter. Among them: "Carry a rape whistle. If you find that you are about to rape someone, blow the whistle until someone comes to stop you." Also: "When you...Show More Summary
We still don’t know much about the comedy pilot that Sarah Silverman is developing for HBO, other than that it will star Silverman as a “pathologically honest woman” who works at a video game company and is having a mid-life crisis.Show More Summary