Cho is best known for her stand-up routines , through which she critiques social and political problems, especially regarding race and sexuality. She rose to prominence after creating and starring in the ABC sitcom All-American Girl —95 , and became an established stand-up comic in the subsequent years. She has also had endeavors in fashion and music, and has her own clothing line. Cho was born in into a Korean family in San Francisco , California. To say it was a melting pot — that's the least of it. It was a really confusing, enlightening, wonderful time.
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Lycett announced himself as an upcoming talent by winning the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year Award. His mother worked as a graphic designer while his father was a teacher. Lycett came out as gay in the sixth form, and it instantly made him a target for bullies. However, Joe was a fighter, and he never let the insults get to him.
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At the turn of the millennium, when comedian Tom Allen was a teenager, a celebrity coming out as gay regularly made headline news. The late Boyzone singer Stephen Gately was splashed across the front page of the Sun when he revealed he was gay in Ellen Degeneres made the front cover of Time. When Brian Dowling won the second series of Big Brother in , the fact he was gay was notable and groundbreaking.
In July , talk show host Anderson Cooper revealed in a statement that he was a gay man. The revelation that he was homosexual made headlines, but it didn't turn daytime or late night TV on its head. It served to prove a point that the talk show industry is becoming ever more diverse when it comes to hosts' race, gender, sexual preference, and age—and that talk show fans care very little about a talk show host's personal life.