Queens of Comedy

Kristen Wiig may have just left a downright hilarious legacy on Saturday Night Live, but she's not the only funny lady giving us the giggles. From veteran acts like Joan Rivers and Lucille Ball, to modern jesters like Amy Poehler and Chelsea Handler, our roundup features the silliest lady comics who tickle our fancy, not to mention our funny bones.

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July 10, 2012 8:00 AM
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Margaret Cho

You might recognize Margaret Cho from her satirical portrayal of Kim Jung Il on 30 Rock or as Teri Lee on Lifetime's Drop Dead Diva. Her knack for exposing the skewed view society has on 
women's beauty and body image with outspoken witticism is just one of 
many reasons Cho is on our radar. If she's ever in your town, do yourself 
a favor and go see her stand-up act.