Hating Hillary Clinton: Female Comics Skewer the Sexism of the Likability Trap

The stand-up comic Jena Friedman has suggested a new campaign slogan for Hillary Clinton: “Give uninspiring a chance: Settle for Hillary.” Michelle Wolf, another acid-tongued stand-up in her early 30s, has also been telling jokes about the lack of excitement about Mrs. Clinton. “Her name would be a good safe word,” she said in a set last month at the Village Underground.

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