The best (feminist) jokes from the Emmy awards


The best (feminist) jokes from the Emmy awards

Amy Schumer brought the best zingers

By ELLE team  September 21st, 2015

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“And let’s not forget what tonight is really about celebrating hilarious women and letting the Internet weigh in on who looks the worst.” – Amy Schumer

“Amy Schumer is funny, you know, for a person.” – Andy Samburg

“What an exciting 24 hours for women.” – Amy Poehler

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“The hardest part of writing is trying to be funny in the presence of the male gaze … g-a-z-e … not gays.”​ – Jill Soloway

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“Maybe it’s time a woman was won this category, you know a woman has never even been nominated for lead actor?” – Jimmy Kimmel

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“​The wage gap between men and women hired for major roles in Hollywood is still an issue…Wait. I misread that. The age gap between men and women hired for major roles in Hollywood is still an issue…I misread that again. It’s both.” – Andy Samburg