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  1. Ellie Kemper on Kimmy Schmidt Character: "She Is Very Girlishly Powerful"

    1:00 pm 6/1/2015

    "I think that [Kimmy] came from this horrible, unspeakable experience, and she is tough like a young girl might be tough. She is all pinks and candy and yellows but still very powerful."Read more

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  2. 'Jane the Virgin' Star Gina Rodriguez: "I'm a Brown Girl. I Have to Cross All the Lines Just to Be Known."

    10:00 am 6/1/2015

    "Actually, I've met every single one of them, and they're all related to me."Read more

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  3. Tracee Ellis Ross: "I Think Racism Usually Trumps" Sexism in Hollywood

    1:00 pm 5/29/2015

    "When you get in that position where you're trying to make people laugh, you’re screwed, but if you go back to just telling the truth … it's one of those magic things.”Read more

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  4. Amy Schumer on the Power of Self-Deprecation: "It's Definitely Very Important to Me"

    10:00 am 5/29/2015

    "People are so angry and love to burn somebody at the stake. So I'll just burn myself."Read more

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  5. Kate McKinnon on Playing Hillary Clinton: "I Feel Immense Pressure"

    1:00 pm 5/28/2015

    The SNL star on playing Justin Bieber, whether she's said no to anything and her most mortifying moment as a comedian Read more

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  6. Lena Dunham On 'Girls' Racial Backlash: "It Was an Educational, Painful Process for Me"

    10:00 am 5/28/2015

    "I had been thinking so much about sort of representing weirdo girls and chubby girls and strange half-Jews that I had forgotten that there was an entire world of women who were being underserved.”Read more

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  7. Tracee Ellis Ross: "I Think Racism Usually Trumps" Sexism in Hollywood

    8:50 am 5/27/2015

    "When you get in that position where you're trying to make people laugh, you’re screwed, but if you go back to just telling the truth … it's one of those magic things.”Read more

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  8. Lena Dunham On 'Girls' Racial Backlash: "It Was an Educational, Painful Process for Me"

    8:50 am 5/27/2015

    "I had been thinking so much about sort of representing weirdo girls and chubby girls and strange half-Jews that I had forgotten that there was an entire world of women who were being underserved.”Read more

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  9. Gina Rodriguez: "I'm a Brown Girl. I Have to Cross All the Lines Just to Be Known."

    8:50 am 5/27/2015

    "I'm a brown girl," said the Latina actress. "I have to cross all the lines just to be known."Read more

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  10. Amy Schumer on the Power of Self-Deprecation: “It’s Definitely Very Important to Me"

    8:50 am 5/27/2015

    “It’s like, people are so angry and love to, like, burn somebody at the stake. So I’ll just burn myself.”Read more

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