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Comedy in Dallas? Cho Enough!

NATIONAL | By Jenny Block | May 5
Margaret Cho is heading to Dallas for shows at the Addison Improv May 8-10, and she shared her thoughts about women's bodies, LGBT rights and bullying.

Boston Hosts 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 22
Funny women and their fans head to Boston today for The 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival, held from April 22-26 in various venues in Cambridge and Boston.

Queer Comic Jordan Pease on Lust and Love

CULTURE | By Michael Cox | Mar 18
We sat down with Jordan Pease, the queer comic who left central New Jersey about five years ago to make a name for himself in Los Angeles, the land where every nobody is a somebody and the somebodies won't take your phone calls. But will he make it here?

Look At Me, I'm Sandra B. -- A Conversation with A Career Iconoclast

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 28
Sandra Bernhard always swims against the tide. The epitome of an iconoclast, Bernhard revels in being the edgy provoker to a complacent society.

Chatting Up Wanda Sykes

CELEBRITIES | By Peter Clark and Mike Halterman | Feb 28
Combine everything Wanda Sykes has done as writer, standup, and equality activist, and you have one of the funniest, most accomplished, and most revered LGBT celebrities out there today.

Top Comedians Perform at Gilda's Laughfest March 5-15

Gilda's LaughFest announced that this year's Signature Event will celebrate the festival's fifth year with big comics raising funds to care for those affected by cancer.

Comedian Kaitlin Colombo Crowdsources for 'GLITORIS' Burlesque

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 20
Kaitlin Colombo is currently crowdfunding an IndieGoGo campaign to raise $50,000 for her national tour "GLITORIS," an ode to the burly USO-style burlesque shows of the '30s. And she intends to donate all profits to LGBT organizations.

Rob Delaney :: From Twitter to TV to Stage

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 20
American funny man Rob Delaney takes the black oil of depression, tragedy, and addiction, and turns it into comic gold. The London-based comic returns to America for a tour starting in Boston on Feb. 20.

Julie Goldman Takes A Walk on the Softer Side at LA Center

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 3
On Saturday, February 7, The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced the one-night-only return of Julie Goldman in her new comedy extravaganza "Take A Walk on the Softer Side" at the Renberg Theatre.

Top Five Lesbian Comedians of 2014

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 31
It's been a great year for laughs, and EDGE has been lucky enough to catch up with some of the funniest women in the nation in a series of in-depth personal interviews and features. Check out the top five lesbian comedians of 2014.

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