Infertility humor is a funny thing…the urge to laugh about our experiences comes from our emotional pain. As Erma Bombeck once said, “There is a thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humor and hurt.” But personally, I think Carol Burnett said it best: “Comedy is tragedy plus time.” Ain’t that the [...]
I was perusing the site this afternoon and came upon the egg donor ad above, the one with the headline “Egg Donation Service.” Do you notice anything weird about that particular advertisement? I suppose they could be looking for egg donors with a sense of irony.
I’m not one of Chelsea Handler’s biggest fans, but I thought this sketch was pretty funny, and even hilarious at times. I think the laughs come from the fact that Chelsea’s sex-loving, booze-drinking, “naughty” character diverges so much from the personality and life characteristics we desire in actual egg donors. Some women just aren’t meant [...]