This 1970 New York Times Trend Piece on Woman Comedians Is Eternal

"Time was when a woman comedian had to make herself ugly, cross her eyes, or fall down in order to get laughs. Her hair stuck straight up in the air–or else it resembled a ragmop. And it didn't hurt any if she was a few dozen pounds overweight," is the lede to this New York Times piece from 1970 about the rise of… »2/25/15 6:50pm2/25/15 6:50pm