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At a man’s mic: OU female comedians laugh at gender stereotypes

Katie Ross, an Ohio University sophomore who performs at comedy shows in Athens, was collaboratively writing a Fridays Live skit when she took offense at a joke about women.
In response, a male cast member accused her of being overly feminist.
“It’s just the way society teaches us how to think,” Ross said. “I haven’t actually met anyone that is sexist on purpose, but they can be accidentally because it’s engraved in their minds.”

Read more from The Post. | Photo credit: Dustin Lennert, The Post.
For other posts about standup comedy in Athens, click here.
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At a man’s mic: OU female comedians laugh at gender stereotypes

Katie Ross, an Ohio University sophomore who performs at comedy shows in Athens, was collaboratively writing a Fridays Live skit when she took offense at a joke about women.

In response, a male cast member accused her of being overly feminist.

“It’s just the way society teaches us how to think,” Ross said. “I haven’t actually met anyone that is sexist on purpose, but they can be accidentally because it’s engraved in their minds.”

Read more from The Post. | Photo credit: Dustin Lennert, The Post.

For other posts about standup comedy in Athens, click here.

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  2PM, Jan 6 2012
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