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The Advocate is a leading source of news related to comedy for the LGBT community. Discover the most hilarious people, television programs, movies, web series, stand-up gay comedy shows, and more that are tickling the funny bones of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender audiences. Find out about the many LGBT comics and allies that are shifting the cultural needle including Ellen DeGeneres, Margaret Cho, Rosie O’Donnell, Alec Mapa, Jonny McGovern, Wanda Sykes, Sandra Bernhard, Andy Dick, Tig Notaro, Stephanie Miller, David Sedaris, and more. Join the comedic conversation on Twitter through The Advocate’s social media handle, GaySayer.

Harriet Tubman, Annie Oakley, Cleopatra, and Amelia Earhart all agree: Female Ghostbusters are just fine. 

July 13 2016 5:56 PM

Noir really needed some LGBT characters to spice things up. 

July 13 2016 4:48 PM

Colbert contends the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee is less than honest.

July 12 2016 6:57 PM

While Republicans try to keep the controversy alive, our favorite comics have found humor in the situation.

July 07 2016 2:52 PM

When Trump supporters speak of "making America great again," what are they really talking about? 

July 05 2016 4:08 PM

Some worry that Brexit is a sign of rising global anti-immigration sentiments, but thankfully the United States is a nation of immigrants, Samantha Bee points out.

June 29 2016 6:56 PM

In a touching segment of America's Got Talent, comedian Julia Scotti won over judges and came out to the audience.

June 28 2016 5:48 PM
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