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Top Five Lesbian Comedians of 2014

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 31
It's been a great year for laughs, and EDGE has been lucky enough to catch up with some of the funniest women in the nation in a series of in-depth personal interviews and features. Check out the top five lesbian comedians of 2014.

Lily Tomlin on Laughing Her Way to Legendary Status

CELEBRITIES | Dec 9
Since the 1960s, the legendary comedian Lily Tomlin lit up the stage and screen with her humble style of humor. Norah O'Donnell reports.

Apply By Dec. 10 to Join Wanda Sykes at Gilda's LaughFest 2015

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 8
Wanda Sykes is among those featured performers at Gilda's LaughFest 2015 -- and you could be, too! Submit your application by December 10.

Paula Poundstone Plays Ogonquit

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 26
On Saturday, November 29 comedian Paula Poundstone will play at Jonathan's Restaurant in Ogunquit, ME.

Out Soccer Hunk Robbie Rogers Inspires New ABC Comedy

SPORTS | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 16
Out soccer player, and overall hunk, Robbie Rogers is apparently the inspiration for a new ABC comedy it was reported Wednesday.

Chicago Comedians Stand Up for Women's Reproductive Rights

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 7
On October 12, some of Chicago's most passionate comedians are literally standing up for Women's Rights. "Yes, And Filibuster" is an evening of comedy, music and dance, the proceeds for which will be donated to the Planned Parenthood Action Fund.

Fortune Feimster Performs at Helium Comedy Club

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 25
As part of her latest comedy tour, lesbian comedian Fortune Feimster, formerly of the hit show "Chelsea Lately," will travel to Philadelphia's Helium Comedy Club to play five shows from September 25-27.

The Trick Who Came Home :: Tom Dolby on 'Last Weekend'

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Sep 16
Tom Dolby, scion of the fabled Dolby Sound clan, along with his college chum and co-director Tom Williams, offers a quirky family drama, "Last Weekend."

'The Simpsons' Toast 25 Years

TELEVISION | By Sandy Cohen | Sep 13
Bart and Lisa Simpson, Chief Wiggam and son Ralph, bartender Moe and Apu from Kwik-E-Mart came to the Hollywood Bowl to celebrate 25 years of "The Simpsons."

Margaret Cho Brings Her Mother Tour to Florida For Two Nights

THEATRE | By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Sep 12
Comedienne Margaret Cho has made the LGBT community laugh for over twenty years, and her tireless advocacy work has made the world a better place. She's bringing her act back to Florida.

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