Comedians have never been more willing to get political. But as Roseanne Barr, Kathy Griffin and Kevin Hart know, not everything goes. And in the era of #MeToo, our ideas of who deserves to be a punchline have changed. As big money collides with changing values, comedians are self-censoring.
Who’s laughing now? Rethinking 'infamous' women—Monica Lewinsky, Lorena Bobbitt and our cultural mea culpa
Once viewed as punchlines, women as varied as Marcia Clark and Monica Lewinsky are are experiencing new-found respect .