Gender equality does not only mean equal pay or equal civil rights. It also means knocking down the old fashioned gendered stereotypes that exist in our society. One of those popular ideas that just doesn’t make sense is that women are not as funny as men.
It all started out back in 1695, when William Congreve stated in his treatise when speaking about humor in comedy that “he has never made an observation of what he apprehends to be true humor in women”.
Well, that mentality hasn’t changed even now, a few hundred years later. However, the internet has provided a platform where women can show off their comedic sides aside from TV and comedy clubs, and it’s truly a blessing.
We’ve compiled a list of the most hilarious tweets from women, and it proves that women are equally funny as men, if not funnier!