Comedy has long been an old boy’s club. Men have dominated improv teams, sitcom casts, and stand up comedy for years. The origins of the belief that women are not funny is difficult to trace, but can still be seen in parts of popular culture today. Out of the eighteen comedians currently on the cast of Saturday Night Live only seven are female. Late night television has no female hosts. Primetime network comedies are overwhelming centered on a male lead character.
Written by Micah Truitt and Ashley Featherston. Media by Zach Bonner. Some runner-ups are: The Wedding Planner: Being as busy as wedding planner, Mary Fiore,...
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