NY TIMES: The Righteous Rage of Margaret Cho

After three decades in the business of comedy, fans and critics alike know what makes Margaret Cho tick. As a pioneer of self-awareness and sex-positive storytelling, Cho was dealing out honest, NSFW routines long before Amy Schumer became a household name. It’s all good, though — the two friends admire each other.

On stage and off, 46-year-old Cho is a maverick activist. She pushes back against Read More

NYTimes: Nothing is Too Private for a Punch Line

“I can’t think of a thing that should be hidden,” Margaret Cho said on a blustery Sunday in early March.

It was the morning after her wildly kinetic performance at the Gramercy Theater, and she was feeling brash. “My sexuality or experiences I’ve had that amused me, I’m willing to share,” she said.

That she did. Bright-eyed and pink-cheeked, swaddled against the elements in a kaleidoscopically patterned Read More