The Rebel Yell
Margaret Cho entertains, shocks at Palms

By Michael Lyle Margaret Cho is beautiful. At least that is what she told the audience, who welcomed her with a standing ovation at the Pearl inside the Palms on March 29. Of course, it wasn’t her beauty or lessons of being beautiful that captured the audience’s attention of a nearly sold-out theater. It was […]
Beauty and Margaret Cho

By Malinda Lo “In a way, Beautiful is a return to I’m the One That I Want, the hit 1999 tour that marked her comeback from the failure of her sitcom, All-American Girl…..She made me uncomfortable, but she also got my attention. That’s why Margaret Cho is so necessary. The sharpest comedy shows you the […]

Margaret Cho bares all in obscenity-laced burlesque show

The Associated Press “Cho sparkles when she’s alone on stage, providing her typically fierce observations about celebrities (Britney Spears gets a thumping), gay men and her own sex life. She looks more at home here than she ever has on stage…” NEW YORK: By now, fans of comedian Margaret Cho know what to expect when […]


A DJ asked me, “What if you woke up tomorrow, and you were beautiful? I mean really beautiful. You were 19, blonde, weighed 110 pounds, 5’11” and beautiful. What would you do?” Maybe I mentioned this before. But I can’t let it go. Once a friend was upset about going home. Me: “Why?” Her: “Because […]