Q&A with Lisa Lampanelli
Comedian Lisa Lampanelli, comedy's "Queen of Mean," has earned a dedicated following as an equal-opportunity insult comic, with the perfect knack for insulting an audience while endearing herself to them in the process.Propelled by her sets on the Comedy Central roasts, Lampanelli is taking her popularity to new and challenging areas. She's developing a reality show for the Logo Network called "Big Loud Lisa," with Chelsea Handler serving as co-executive producer; and also crafting a one-woman show for Broadway with original "Saturday Night Live" writer Alan Zweibel.
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So as you get older, you realize that the little things don't always make sense?
Yeah, because you look at them and go, wow, that's about 40 grand. I could have my house paid off by the time I'm 55, so maybe that's what I'm supposed to be doing instead. It feels good to be doing that.