Amy Schumer Wore a Tampon to The Emmys?

By James Lang

There’s little doubt that Amy Schumer is bold, hilarious and unintentionally insightful. But, I don’t think E!’s Giuliana Rancic was ready for her response to a fairly standard red-carpet question: “Who are you wearing?” Schumer’s response: “Vivienne Westwood, Tom Ford shoes, and an O.B. tampon!”

For the rest of the guys in the audience, you can find part of Schumer’s ensemble here. Not exactly high-dollar, especially in the context of a red carpet appearance at The Emmy’s!

Is Kurt Metzger rubbing off on Schumer?

Schumer came under fire in August for her association with Kurt Metzger, a former writer on Comedy Central’s Inside Amy Schumer. Metzger posted a very controversial, satirical post (shocker, in poor taste) about Jiff Dilfyberg, a fictional character that had supposedly been accused of rape. Metzger has a penchant for pushing the envelope in order to make points (Have you seen Schumer’s show?). Was Schumer just trying to be funny, or was she intentionally grabbing headlines? Either way, someone as controversial as Metzger, in such proximity to Schumer, would certainly be an influence, and this red-carpet first might be highlighting that controversial undertone that has proven to be so effective at grabbing headlines.

Love or hate Schumer, there’s no doubt that she has a special talent for grabbing and keeping attention. Does she steal jokes? Probably. Is she hilarious and on her way to becoming comedy royalty? Absolutely.

That leaves us with just one question, what will Amy Schumer (reader her army of writers) come up with next? And, how hard will we laugh while raising a glass to her unique delivery?

 

No Comments

Leave a Reply

  • *

Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
22

11:00 PM
Gibran Saleem, Jason Salmon, Nore Davis

May
23

7:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
23

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
23

8:00 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
23

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
23

8:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
23

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Jocelyn Chia, Peggy O'Leary, Yamaneika Saunders

May
23

9:15 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
23

9:45 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
23

11:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Jocelyn Chia, Peggy O'Leary, Yamaneika Saunders

May
24

7:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
24

8:00 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
24

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
24

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
24

8:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
24

9:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
24

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Jocelyn Chia, Peggy O'Leary, Yamaneika Saunders

May
24

9:15 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
24

9:45 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
24

10:15 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
24

11:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Jocelyn Chia, Peggy O'Leary, Yamaneika Saunders

May
25

6:30 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
25

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
25

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
25

8:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
25

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
25

9:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
25

9:45 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
25

10:15 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
25

11:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Nathan Macintosh, Nore Davis

May
26

7:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
26

7:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

8:00 PM
Daniel Simonsen, Harrison Greenbaum, Jeffrey Joseph, Meghan Hanley

May
26

8:00 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
26

8:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
26

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

8:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
26

9:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
26

9:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
26

9:45 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
26

10:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
26

10:30 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
26

11:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
26

11:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Chuck Nice, Nathan Macintosh, Nore Davis

May
26

11:30 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
26

11:45 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
27

5:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
27

7:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
27

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
27

8:00 PM
Gary Vider, Myq Kaplan, Sheba Mason, Vincent James

May
27

8:00 PM
Aaron Berg, D.C. Benny, Mike Vecchione, Mike Yard, Veronica Mosey

May
27

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
27

8:30 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
27

8:30 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
27

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
27

9:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
27

10:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
27

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
27

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
27

10:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
27

11:00 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
27

11:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
27

11:45 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
28

12:30 AM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
28

8:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
28

8:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
28

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
28

8:30 PM
Emma Willmann, Rachel Feinstein, Todd Barry

May
28

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
28

9:00 PM
Drew Fraser, Dustin Chafin, Greer Barnes, Mike Cannon

May
28

10:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
28

10:15 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
28

11:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
29

8:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
29

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
29

8:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
29

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
29

11:00 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
30

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
30

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
30

8:30 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
30

9:00 PM
Aaron Berg, Greer Barnes, Nathan Macintosh, Quentin Heggs, Rich Aronovitch

May
30

11:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
31

8:00 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

May
31

8:30 PM
Christian Finnegan, D.C. Benny, James Mattern, Mike Yard, Yamaneika Saunders

May
31

10:15 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
1

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
2

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
2

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
3

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
3

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
4

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
5

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
6

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
7

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
8

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
9

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
9

10:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
10

8:30 PM
Marvin Bell, Quentin Heggs, Steven Scott, Warren Holstein

Jun
10

10:30 PM
Akaash Singh, Dean Obeidallah, Geno Bisconte, Sam Morril

Dec
28

7:00 PM
Dante Nero, Jon Laster, Modi, Ryan Reiss, Yamaneika Saunders

Dec
31

8:30 PM