And speaking of Inside Amy Schumer, Tig recently made a guest appearance that is worth a watch. (She’s also a writer on the show.) Aside from that, this is a woman who has turned a rough couple of years into some of the most inspirational performances of anything, ever.
Kate proves that hard work pays off. So does having an amazing sense of humor, and an array of comedic talents. As the only out women in Saturday Night Live‘s history, she can now add trailblazer to her resume along with Founder of Vag.
Over the last few years, Maria has become one of the most acclaimed comics in the country and I guarantee that every comic on this list considers her a hero. Her ability to bring awareness to mental-illness is remarkable and makes her a living comedy legend.
I don’t know if it gets hotter than Jessica Halem. A self-proclaimed Jewish femme with a midwestern mindset and her mind in the gutter, Jessica has toured with Ivan E. Coyote, was featured on All Things Considered and most recently, opened for Lady Gaga at NYC pride. I’ll have whatever she’s having.