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Joan Rivers

  1. vulture lists
    What The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Gets Right About Early Stand-up ComedyComedy wasn’t solely pioneered by men.
  2. vanderpump rules
    Stassi Schroeder on Her Sexual-Harassment Podcast DisasterWe talked to Schroeder about #MeToo, Vanderpump Rules, and uh, Charles Manson.
  3. motherhood
    25 Famous Women on Struggling With FertilityOn miscarriages, surrogacy, adoptions, and more.
  4. endings
    Fashion Police Will Turn In Its Fashion Badge and End This NovemberFashion Police: The Farewell will air November 27.
  5. Take My Nose …Please, a Buoyant, Troubling Look at Funny Women & Plastic SurgeryEmily Askin and Jackie Hoffman wonder whether going under the knife is empowering or a result of brainwashing.
  6. obligations
    25 Famous Women on GuiltGrappling with it — or choosing not to.
  7. mental health
    25 Famous Women on TherapyKaty Perry, Oprah, Selena Gomez, Hillary Clinton, and more on their experiences.
  8. sex lives
    25 Famous Women on OrgasmsOn faking it, demanding one, and using creative tactics.
  9. beginnings
    25 Famous Women on Their Career BreakthroughsStories from Phillipa Soo, Sonia Sotomayor, Joan Rivers, Aubrey Plaza, and more.
  10. 10 Comedians Who Borrowed Jokes Without Making Headlines Stan Laurel once said, “All comedians steal from all comedians.” If you waste enough time looking into it, you might be surprised to learn […]
  11. setbacks
    25 Famous Women on How Getting Fired Makes You StrongerLessons from Joan Rivers, Kerry Washington, Hari Nef, and more.
  12. new yorker festival 2016
    Sarah Silverman Says Donald Trump and Mel Gibson Are ‘Great‘ in Similar WaysShe referred to Trump as an “un-killable New York City cockroach.”
  13. solitude
    25 Famous Women on Being AloneWhat solitude means to Shonda Rhimes, Diane Keaton, Jennifer Lawrence, and more.
  14. Before Megyn Kelly, Connie Chung Was the Female Anchor Trump Hated MostBefore the GOP nominee derided Megyn Kelly as a “lightweight,” he called Chung an untalented “little child” in this 1991 Joan Rivers Show clip.
  15. women at work
    What? An Ad Agency Started by Women?It’s named Joan. And no, this is not a Mad Men reference.
  16. The 32 Greatest Talk-Show Hosts Ever, RankedLet’s be clear: If your favorites aren’t on this list, it’s not because we forgot to consider them.
  17. Margaret Cho and the Practice of Turning Pain Into ComedyAn obvious product of the exuberant and diverse culture of San Francisco, comedian Margaret Cho has always provoked thoughts and laughter […]
  18. Rick Perry Cites Joan Rivers’s Death to Defend Restrictive Texas Abortion LawAnd gets the basic facts wrong.
  19. bad doctors
    Joan Rivers’s Doctor Allegedly Took a Selfie During Her Throat SurgeryAnd performed a biopsy without her consent.
  20. Director of Rivers’s Clinic No Longer ThereOr anywhere else, it seems.
  21. We Still Don’t Really Know What Happened to Joan Rivers Unsurprisingly, the clinic where she stopped breathing is being cagey. 
  22. Broadway Realizes This Isn’t a Good Time to Disrespect Joan Rivers 40 theaters will dim their lights for her tonight.
  23. tributes
    Questlove, Leandra Medine, and More Remember Joan Rivers“She said she didn’t much care for my jeans, and I was like, ‘That’s fine I don’t really like your sweater.’ And then we both laughed about it.”
  24. joan rivers is a sage
    The Best Pieces of Advice Joan Rivers Ever Gave UsFalling down the rabbit hole really pays off.
  25. movies
    Joan Rivers Directed a Film About a Pregnant ManIt was Crystal’s first starring role.
  26. r.i.p.
    Celebrities React to the Death of Joan RiversFrom Samuel L. Jackson to Donald Trump.
  27. in memory
    Remembering Joan Rivers’s Iconic StyleThe comedienne passed away today at the age of 81. 
  28. Joan Rivers Sneaks a Creepy Selfie With Eliot SpitzerStars — they’re just like us.
  29. fame
    See: All the Celebrities Who Showed Up at Fashion Week Gwyneth Paltrow! Lupita Nyong’o! Tracy Morgan?
  30. fake feuds
    Joan Rivers Resolves to Keep Fighting Jennifer Lawrence in 2014A centuries-old blood feud in the making.
  31. fake feuds
    Jennifer Lawrence Is Sorta in a Fashion FeudFirst goes her hair, then goes her popularity.
  32. new york fugging city
    Fug Girls: Celeb No-Shows at Zac PosenBut points to Kelly Osbourne’s incredibly well-mannered vegan fiancé. 
  33. depth of field
    Larry Fink, the Counter-Culture Artist Turned Celebrity PhotographerHe turned down Jay-Z’s personal invite to watch a basketball game from box seats to relax at his barn.
  34. hairy situations
    Comparing Cher’s Two Wigs From The Voice Finale She doesn’t care what you think.
  35. r.i.p.
    Remembering Kennedy’s ‘Secretary of Grooming’R.I.P. Kenneth Battelle, who tended to the locks of Brooke Astor, Audrey Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Marilyn Monroe, and more.
  36. Garry Shandling Gives You a Tour of Las Vegas in His First Standup SpecialThe Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  37. quotables
    Joan Rivers on Fashion Week in a NutshellA wizard with metaphors, as usual.
  38. post-olympic fever
    Ryan Lochte Dabbles in Sparkly BraceletsAnd Karlie Kloss wants to walk in his fashion show, whenever it eventually happens.
  39. Protests
    Joan Rivers Handcuffs Herself to a Costco Shopping Cart in BurbankIn what a store manager claims was a staged media event, the comedian came to protest the store’s refusal to peddle her new book.
  40. civil disobedience
    Joan Rivers Handcuffed Herself to a Costco Shopping CartIn protest.
  41. last night on late night
    Jeff Daniels Performed ‘Dirty Harry Blues’Plus: Kevin Hart on Robert Pattinson’s ideal “Gotcha, bitch!” move for Kristen Stewart, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  42. spanx you very much
    Joan Rivers on Queen ElizabethDid you know she’s friends with Prince Charles?
  43. Joan Rivers Reigning As Queen of Condo BoardIt’s been nine years and counting.
  44. beastie boys
    Watch the Beastie Boys on Joan Rivers’s Talk Show in 1987You’ll be missed, MCA.
  45. clickables
    Look at 50 Cent Kissing Joan RiversStraight from Chelsea Handler over to Joan.
  46. flo fox
    Watch an Excellent Short About Famed Photographer Flo Fox (NSFW)Flo Fox for President! Or, like, Adopted BFF!
  47. joan rivers
    See Taylor Momsen Sitting on Joan Rivers’s Lap for Some ReasonA thousand words!
  48. last night on late night
    Don Cheadle Squirted Mousse at Audience MemberPlus: Betty White just lost $5 on her 50-year-old poker game, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  49. fashion goddesses
    Joan Rivers: ‘Anyone Who Takes Fashion Seriously Is a Fool’“You’re going to look like an idiot. So what?”
  50. last night on late night
    Amy Poehler to Cameo on SNL With Maya RudolphPlus: Jimmy Kimmel orchestrated a surprise matchmaker phone call between Chris Pine and his childhood celebrity crush, Kristy Swanson, the original Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
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