It should seem obvious that if you’re a male and you’re kinda sexist, you should probably not try to go head to head against one of the funniest humans working in the biz — especially if she’s female.
Amy Schumer was recently on a press circuit in Australia when she stopped to chat about her new movie Trainwreck with the hosts of KIIS 101.1. After female host Jane Hall showered Schumer in compliments and praise for her portrayal of the film’s main character, male co-host Matt Tilley chimed in with an odd question.
“Do you have the word skanky in America?” he asked Schumer.
“We do have that word,” she replied.
Things only went downhill from there. For Tilley. You could say it was a…wait for it…Trainwreck.
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