I read Rachel Dratch’s book last night and I am obsessed with this particular anecdote. Also, if you have not yet read her book, what are you doing? It’s warm, frank and, best of all, very funny. And I defy you to not want to hang out and drink wine with Dratch immediately after reading it. Do it!
Time 100 Gala: Louis C.K. and Amy Poehler attend the Time 100 Gala, 04/24/2012
Amy: If Oprah was still doing her talk show, what kind of question would you want her to ask you? What I would want Oprah to do for you…I would want her to not ask a question but instead grab your hands and say, “You seem happy, Rachel.”
Rachel: That’s a great ending to the article.
Rachel Dratch’s memoir Girl Walks Into a Bar…: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle “drops” on March 29th. Order it here on Amazon!
Amy Poehler attends LACMA Art + Film Gala Honoring Clint Eastwood and John Baldessari Presented By Gucci at Los Angeles County Museum of Art on November 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.