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Amy Schumer on finding self confidence

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Double Down, Apr 20, 2015.

  1. Double Down

    Double Down Well-Known Member

    I don't know if this is for everyone, but I thought this was GREAT. I'd like to raise my two girls to be as awesome as Schumer someday.

    Fair warning: Story of an amusing, awkward, awful sexual encounter within.

    Read Amy Schumer’s Ms. Gala Speech -- Vulture
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  2. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member

    I'm old.

    I had no idea who she was. I had to look it up.
  3. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    It looks like she gave the speech last year.

    If you change Matt into Marie, and Amy into Adam, and keep her story on a college campus. ... it becomes a rape story.
  4. RecoveringJournalist

    RecoveringJournalist Well-Known Member

    One of the best comics working.

    One of the best comic shows I've ever seen was Schumer opening for Norton.

    I really hope her movie does well. I'd love for her to become even more famous than she already is.
  5. JayFarrar

    JayFarrar Well-Known Member

    I'm not terribly familiar with her work, but I saw the trailer for her upcoming movie and it looks epic.
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  6. RecoveringJournalist

    RecoveringJournalist Well-Known Member

    Her standup is amazing. Both of her specials are in heavy rotation on Comedy Central. Her sketch show is probably the best show Comedy Central has had since Chappelle went nuts.
  7. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Just discovering her work and she's excellent. One of her DVDs is due to arrive tomorrow.
  8. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    One of the very few comics I ever even notice anymore. She's great.

    I wonder what age you'd show that to a daughter.
  9. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    There's no age limit on obliviousness.
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  10. jr/shotglass

    jr/shotglass Well-Known Member

    Like her standup, like her CC show. Loved that speech.
  11. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Well-Known Member

    Not sure what people are thinking when they say she's fat. I think she's smoking hot. A healthy, funny woman.
  12. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Check out her Entertainment Weekly cover.

    Yeah, I agree with you 2G. I think she's spectacular. Real, funny. Someone you'd love to sit around with and waste an evening over a few beers.
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