Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers Shame a Misogynistic Sports Analyst Until He Can Be Shamed No More

"You would rather watch someone talk about HATS than watch some badass American bitches take down Colombia?!"

Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers sat behind a desk at a talk show.
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Some people should not go unsupervised onto the Twitter, but they do and we end up with the revival of a beloved SNL sketch plus Amy Poehler plus some really satisfying truths about sports and gender equality. Plus a clueless misogynist being flayed alive on late-night television.

On Wednesday's Seth Meyers, Poehler and the show's namesake roasted (more like incinerated) Sports Illustrated contributor Andy Benoit, who dumbly tweeted that "women's sports in general" are "not worth watching." (He has since apologized (opens in new tab).) This is the feat of athleticism he was putting down, by the way:

And here is what Amy and Seth had to say in return, including some *excellent* points about why the Women's World Cup is only broadcast on some random channel, Sports Illustrated's boob fixation, and Serena Williams v. Benoit:


Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.