It's a common, albeit outdated, misconception that women are grumpy, humorless bellyachers. For some, the concept of a funny feminist isn't just a radical notion — it's completely incongruous. But the fact is, funny feminists don't just exist — they're thriving, breaking down barriers while making a whole lot of people, men and women, laugh. A lot.
Like many industries, comedy — of both the stand-up and late night varieties — is largely male-dominated. Men have long ruled Forbes’ annual list of top-earning comedians, and it's no surprise: Comedy has traditionally been a boys' club.
But that's changing.