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1997, Studies in humor and gender, ISBN 9782884492447, Volume 2, x, 170
Through candid personal interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, and other visionary performers, Queens of Comedy explores how comediennes have redefined... 
Women comedians | Sex differences | Comedy | Stand-up comedy | Practice & Practitioners | Gender & Sexuality | Comedy Acting | United States
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Studies in American Humor, ISSN 0095-280X, 4/2018, Volume 4, Issue 1, pp. 75 - 96
This article focuses on the early stand-up career of Phyllis Diller, whose fast-paced mockery of domestic life made her a fixture in comedy clubs and on... 
Women | Housekeeping | Jokes | Feminism | Housewives | Cooking | Stand up comedy | Laughter | Marriage | Humor | Women comedians | 20th century | Diller, Phyllis | History | United States | Activism | Social movements | Stand-up comedy | Affect | Failure | Housewife
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Daily Variety, ISSN 0011-5509, 08/2012, Volume 316, Issue 36, p. 6
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The Times (London, England), ISSN 0140-0460, 08/2012, p. 50
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Associated Press, 05/2002
"Phyllis Diller is hanging up her wigs and ending her road career as a purveyor of raucous one-liners that skewered fads, fancies, imaginary husband Fang and... 
Women comedians | Diller, Phyllis (1917-2012) | Stand-up comedy
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08/2012
  DEANA SUMANAC (REPORTER): DEANA SUMANAC (REPORTER): DEANA SUMANAC (REPORTER): 
MARK BRESLIN | IAN HANOMANSING | RHIANNON ARCHER | PHYLLIS DILLER | DEANA SUMANAC
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Chicago Tribune, ISSN 1085-6706, 08/2012
  In his book "Seriously Funny: The Rebel Comedians of the 1950s and 1960s," author Gerald Nachmanv writes: "Diller wasn't the first woman stand-up comedian,... 
Deaths -- Diller, Phyllis
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USA Today, ISSN 0734-7456, 08/2012, p. 02
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Knight Ridder Tribune Business News, 03/2006, p. 1
Mar. 22--LIMA -- Phyllis Diller has a place in the hearts of area residents as a hometown girl who made it big. Yet this Lima woman is also a pioneer, being... 
Diller, Phyllis
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USA Today, ISSN 0734-7456, 12/2012, p. 09
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The Montreal Gazette (Online), 08/2018
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The Washington Post, ISSN 0190-8286, 08/2012
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The New York Times, ISSN 0362-4331, 08/2012, p. C1
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The World Today, 08/2012
  [Phyllis Diller]: It's wonderful because you can always be better and you can always work on your act. You'll never hear of a retired comic. A dead comic... 
Diller, Phyllis | Nachman, Gerald
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New York Times (Online), 04/2005
To the Editor: Reviewing Phyllis Diller's autobiography, ''Like a Lampshade in a Whorehouse'' (March 13), Jane and Michael Stern are fascinated by Diller's... 
Diller, Phyllis
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Daily Variety, ISSN 0011-5509, 08/2012, Volume 316, Issue 38, p. 16
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04/2011, Volume 19, Issue 8
  [Phyllis Diller] loves nothing more than a good joke, but when the conversation turns back to aging she gets surprisingly serious. And yet, she never loses... 
Friendship | Comedians | Diller, Phyllis | Gays & lesbians
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Snips, ISSN 0037-7457, 10/2017, Volume 86, Issue 10, pp. 28 - 31
SMACNA returns to Hawaii for 74th annual convention Hawaii might seem like a slightly curious choice for the Sheet Metal and Air-Conditioning Contractors'... 
O Brien, Conan | Comedians | General contractors | Social networks | Black, Lewis | Political conventions | Fraud | Trump, Donald J | Madigan, Kathleen | Leno, Jay | Marketing | Bands | Diller, Phyllis | Letterman, David | Comedies | Presidents
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