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Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler’s 5 Comebacks for Dealing With Rude People

At one point in Amy Poehler's book "Yes Please," she tells the story of her slightly disastrous speech at a major event (page 235), and then lists her incredible reactions to the situation. Read More »

4 Reasons Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Are the Ultimate BFFs

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are going to be in a new movie together in the aptly titled, "Sisters." Read More »

Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers Really Disagree With This Comment On Women's Sports

Amy Poehler made an appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers," which led to one of the best "Saturday Night Live" mini-reunions. Read More »

Why the Female Lead in Pixar's "Inside Out" Is Important

Pixar's "Inside Out" hits theaters Friday! The movie stars a young girl named Riley, who is moved from the Midwest to San Francisco. That's when her emotions – Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness – have to figure out how to navigate a new city, house and school. Read More »

Amy Poehler Named One of Fast Company's Most Creative People in Business

In its annual 100 Most Creative People in Business list, Fast Company named women to four of the top 10 slots — including comedian and media entrepreneur Read More »

Amy Poehler's Moving Speech on the Loss of Her Parks and Rec Co-Executive Producer Harris Wittels

When Amy took the stage at the second annual unite4, which recognizes and honors celebs for their philanthropic commitment, she opened up about the loss of her colleague and friend. Read More »

The Women of Saturday Night Live Reunite in Glamour

In advance of Saturday Night Live's 40th anniversary special, Glamour magazine united 17 of the show’s female alumnae and current cast members for an epic photoshoot and a series of revealing interviews about life on-set. Read More »

Amy Poehler's Surprising Key to Creative Inspiration

On Monday, Amy Poehler went on Ellen to talk about her first memoir, Yes Please, which reveals many of the Parks and Rec comedian’s personal quirks.  Read More »

Epic Moments of Women in Comedy

Women have always been funny, though arguments to the contrary ridiculously persist. We've assembled a few of our favorite funny women and the moments that have helped shape their careers. Read More »

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