Amy Poehler Interviewing Her Hero Is the Most Heartwarming Thing You'll See All Day

For the most recent episode of Smart Girls at the Party, Amy Poehler had on legendary comedy writer and television producer Irma Kalish who has written for everything from The Facts of Life to Maude to I Dream of Jeannie to 227. (For her full incredible resume, click here.) Kalish is a hero to everyone in the tv… »3/29/13 1:40pm3/29/13 1:40pm


Amy Poehler Advises Young Girls on How to Deal with Overwhelming Stress

Ask Amy is back with its second episode, this time with a young girl writing in for advice on what to do when life becomes overly stressful. As if we'd expect anything less at this point, Amy's answer is solid and considerate — she even evokes Anne Lamott's fantastic book on writing, Bird by Bird! »7/19/12 4:50pm7/19/12 4:50pm

Amy Poehler's "Smart Girls" Has All The Write Stuff

The brilliant and talented Amy Poehler launched her web series, "Smart Girls," yesterday, a show that "celebrates extraordinary individuals who are changing the world by being themselves." Kicking things off with an episode featuring 10-year-old Cameron King, a writer who specializes in mysteries and ghost stories.… »11/15/08 12:00pm11/15/08 12:00pm