I must be slow or something. I’d never heard of her until today, when I came across her talking about NY mayor Michael Bloomberg.
“The overturning of the term limits — when this happens in another country, we call this a coup. We, the citizens, voted — twice! — to have term limits, and then he overturned them. I saw him give some press conference about guns. He said something like, “I believe in democracy,” and I thought, No, you don’t. No, you certainly do not. Vladimir Putin has the same belief in democracy you do.”
And she’s pretty much a chainsmoker.
I thought she was utterly delightful, and so I’ve spent all evening watching every YouTube video of her that I could find. Here she’s talking about New York. About homosexuality. About artists. On Letterman. On Henry Rollins. On QTV. On Dennis Miller. Giving a Masterclass. More on New York.
And talking about smoking: