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  1. ABC Buys "The Mighty Quinn' Comedy From Jen Kirkman & Julie Anne RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Deadline

    ABC has put in development The Mighty Quinn , a half-hour comedy from writer and stand-up comedian Jen Kirkman , Julie Anne Robinson's CannyLads Productions and Universal TV where the company is under an overall deal. Written by Kirkman, The Mighty Quinn tells the story of a 39-year-old Quinn.


  2. Jen Kirkman Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | Metro Times

    Comedian, bestselling author, and nonmodel Jen Kirkman got her start by appearing on Chelsea Lately for roundtable discussions. She has a knack for saying what we're all thinking , and talking about taboo-ish topics.


  3. Found Footage Festival, Chicago Marathon, Music Box of Horrors, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Chicago Reader

    ... and Roseanne Barr leading a "Welcome Home Desert Storm" parade. 7 and 9:30 PM, $15 Fri 10/6: The compelling Jen Kirkman opens up onstage about her family's off-putting dynamic, her past as a staunch third-party voter, and her experience with a ...


  4. Comedian, author, and bougie feminist jewelry designer Jen Kirkman to perform in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Metro Times

    Comedian, bestselling author, and nonmodel Jen Kirkman got her start by appearing on Chelsea Lately for roundtable discussions. She has a knack for saying what we're all thinking , and talking about taboo-ish topics.


  5. Jen Kirkman on feminism, Hallmark Christmas movies and - yes - Louis C.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Chicago Tribune

    It is a truth universally acknowledged that a famous woman who speaks out against sexual harassment will have to talk about it over and over again in all interviews for the foreseeable future. Or, at least that's true for Jen Kirkman, the "Chelsea Lately" vet with a number of acclaimed Netflix comedy specials, a pair of best-selling books and a new, rowdy stand-up tour that arrives at Thalia Hall on Friday.


  6. What's going on Thursday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Brooklynvegan

    ... veteran DJ and producer Statik Selektah, who's working on his eighth album which was recorded with a live band. Jen Kirkman @ Highline Ballroom Comedian and best-selling author Jen Kirkman plays her first of two NYC show tonight as part of her "All ...


  7. Jen Kirkman Denies Louis CK Was the Pervy Comic She Called Out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | SFGate

    Stand-up comedian Jen Kirkman is denying that a comedian she toured with in 2015, who made her uncomfortable, was Louis C.K., as many have assumed over the years. "There are rumors out there that Louis takes his dick out at women.


  8. JFL42: Tom Segura and Jen Kirkman talk comedy & careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Gate

    ... Segura about his comedy, his new son, working with his wife and much more at the Montreal JFL Festival in July. Jen Kirkman is straight up funny! She's been making her family laugh since she was a little girl and thought why not unleash her comedic ...


  9. Your Week Ahead Five things to do, Sept. 18-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 |

    Before she was a Netflix sensation and best-selling author , stand-up comedian Jen Kirkman got her professional start in the Boston area. The Emerson College grad's All New Material, Girl tour comes to The Wilbur at 7:30 p.m. From $26.


  10. Comedy in NYC This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The New York Times

    JEN KIRKMAN at the Highline Ballroom . You may recognize Jen Kirkman from television's "Chelsea Lately," "Drunk History" or "@midnight."


  11. Fall into Comedy: Find Comedic Relief with the likes of Jen Kirkman and John Kleese.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... the Triangle's comedy clubs and theaters this season, you can at least find temporary relief with the likes of Jen Kirkman and John Cleese. MARIA BAMFORD Sep. 21, Carolina Theatre Hailed by Stephen Colbert as his "favorite comedian on planet Earth," ...


  12. Louis C.K. punts sexual-harassment "rumors" in the New York Times, forcing more questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 |

    ... Notaro is not the only notable performer to address such rumors of misconduct. Both Roseanne Barr and comedian Jen Kirkman have discussed the "known perv" in the past. Now, Louis C.K. may not want to to make the allegations bigger, but he may not ...


  13. Louis CK Shrugs Off Sexual Assault AllegationsRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... stood in front of the door, blocking their way with his body, until he was done. Three years later, comedian Jen Kirkman made headlines after making some very pointed allegations in C.K.'s direction. "In an episode of her podcast,": which was ...


  14. TIFF 2017: Decoding the personal, but not too personal, comedy of Louis C.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... and the allegations only travelled outside the back channels of stand-up circles due to pointed comments made by Jen Kirkman , Roseanne Barr and, most recently, Tig Notaro. The latter gave an interview to The Daily Beast last month in which she said ...


  15. Louis C.K. addresses 'rumours' of sexual misconduct involving female comediansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... her show) haven't spoken "in a year-and-a-half." The Daily Beast also reports that, during a podcast, comedian Jen Kirkman discussed a "known perv" comedian but wouldn't name him over fear that her career would be impacted if she outed the man. ...


  16. Jen KirkmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    In Jen Kirkman's two decades in comedy she's put out two books and two Netflix specials, been a regular on Chelsea Lately and Comedy Central's Drunk History , and has her own podcast, I Seem Fun: The Diary of Jen Kirkman . The happily childless 42-year-old Bostonian kick-started her comedy career in New York, but for the past 15 years, she's been grudgingly living in LA, doing shows once a month to work out new material.


  17. Things to Do This Week: September 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    It's an interesting week we got here! A lot of us just finished a four-day weekend and now there's this three day week before another three days of weekend hits, and this week has enough good stuff in it that it might as well be another weekend! Jen Kirkman is in town, which is fabulous. Nathan Fielder is bringing a special sneak peek of his amazing show to Portland, too.


  18. 9 things to do in Portland in the coming weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 |

    ... 750 S.E. Eighth Ave., Hillsboro; $5-$19; Self-deprecation never felt so good as when Jen Kirkman hits the stage. Still bringing the laughs with two recent Netflix specials and two comedic memoirs, Kirkman brings her road show ...


  19. Recommended Performing Arts Spaces in Burlington, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Seven Days

    ... scene ever since. In addition to showcasing major standups such as Kevin McDonald of the Kids in the Hall fame, Jen Kirkman and Nikki Glaser, VCC is home base for local improv troupe the Unmentionables. It also offers classes and workshops for ...


  20. Comedian's Anti-Bernie Conspiracy Gets Meme'dRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry. Conclusion refers to a series of tweets made in parody of a theory put forth on Twitter by comedian Jen Kirkman that Bernie Sanders was a paid "chaos agent" employed by the Russians in the 2016 United States Presidential Election .