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The Continuing Rise of the Female Showrunner

More platforms. More channels. More ways to create content. Perhaps, all those things needed to happen for some super-talented women showrunners, like Julie Klausner (Difficult People) and Issa Rae (Insecure), to get their moment. Which in turn has made the TV landscape an embarrassment of

Where Comedy Meets Mental Illness

Comedian Maria Bamford skips down the street while stealing balloons and shouting, “I feel French!” Soon thereafter, she coos to the camera, in a shampoo-commercial voice, those corny cliches you might read on the bottom of a yogurt top or inside the discarded wrapper of