Why Do Female Comedians Have to Do So Many Sex Jokes?

I have a filthy mouth and a couple of theories.

Taru Anniina Liikanen
5 min readApr 27, 2022

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This is me, talking about my breasts, believe it or not. it is very serious business. Image by author.

“Not another female comic doing sex jokes.” — Man watching any female comic.

I’ve only been doing standup for a little while, but I’ve been a firm follower of this particular art form for years. And in the past decade…

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Taru Anniina Liikanen

Stand-up comedian and recovering political ghostwriter. Finnish by birth, porteña at heart. Bad jokes frequent.