Posts tagged "sara benincasa"

Why You Should Give Sara Benincasa Money To “Focus Group” Her Own Body

The comedian’s short film concept is so revelatory that after just one week, the film has raised two-thirds (as of publication) of its $9,000 dollar budget on Kickstarter.

Leah Prinzivalli | March 25, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Great Author Sara Benincasa Talks Young Adult Fiction, Zelda Fitzgerald & Women In Comedy

A show of hands: who had to read The Great Gatsby in school?

Most of us, right? You’re probably overly familiar with the tale of Jay Gatsby and…

Jessica Wakeman | April 8, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Why Men Should Stay Home On Election Day

If only women were voting in next week’s election, Barack Obama would win … which is why men need to stay home on Election Day for the good of America.

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Book Excerpt: “Agorafabulous! Dispatches From My Bedroom” — Plus, Win A Copy Of The Book!

Sara Benincasa‚Äôs struggle with panic disorder began with childhood anxiety attacks and intensified until, at the age of 21, she developed full-on agoraphobia.  Her fears were so severe she was

Sara Benincasa | February 11, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Panic Attacks, Explained In Cartoon Form

Here at The Frisky’s offices, one of the most hotly anticipated books of 2011 is Agorafabulous!: Dispatches From My Bedroom, by the comedienne and all-around-awesome-lady Sara Benincasa. I love this…

Jessica Wakeman | December 20, 2011 - 12:00 pm

If “Mad Men”‘s Peggy Olson Vlogged In 1964

Our girl Sara Benincasa does a lot of awesome impressions, but her Peggy Olson is so dead-on, it’s almost like the overachiever transported herself to 2010. In anticipation of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Who’s Our Dream Celebrity Boyfriend This Week?

Our friend Sara’s hormones are raging again! She’s got a new Dream Celebrity Boyfriend and this one, unlike her last crush, Johnny Weir, is probably someone you’ve never heard…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 26, 2010 - 8:15 pm

I Have Panic Attacks

In retrospect, it was all inevitable. Not the details, like the time I grew so afraid of using the toilet that I urinated in cereal bowls in my apartment, or…

Sara Benincasa | April 14, 2010 - 1:00 pm

The Candi Dish: How To Deal With Roots & His Request For A Threesome

Hey Frisky readers! Please join me in welcoming our latest contributor, video blogger Candelabra Sanchez McGonagall, although you can call her Candi for short. A prolific style and relationship…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 5, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Who’s Our Dream Celebrity Boyfriend?

Our friend Sara Benincasa is what you might call a litttttttle boy crazy. It seems like every other week she has a new celebrity crush that she just can’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 12, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Good Gigs: One Woman On Why Teaching High School Is The Most Important Job In The World

Sara Benincasa is a comedian, writer, and radio personality. You’ve probably seen her on The Frisky in one of her crazy hilarious videos. But, once upon a time, she was…

The Frisky | March 8, 2010 - 7:00 pm

If Peggy Olson Vlogged

In lieu of a “Mad Men” recap — Don Draper you are making me so mad f**king that stupid teacher while Betty wallows at home! — I offer you…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 19, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Q&A: The “Agorafabulous” Sara Benincasa

Sara Benincasa, who you may remember as The Frisky’s hilarious “Gossip Girl” recapper, is a host on Sirius’ Cosmo Radio, a Sarah Palin impersonator, and a comedian currently performing her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 1, 2009 - 3:00 pm