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A Comedian Is Disappointed with the Single Life

Carol Leifer wrote for Saturday Night Live and later started performing her own material on stage. A recent divorcee, she's surprised by how bleak the dating scene is. She joins Fresh Air to talk about her personal and working life.


Other segments from the episode on September 13, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 13, 1988: Interview with Chuck Yeager; Commentary on Rufus Thomas; Interview with Carol Leifer; Review of Joseph Heller's novel "Picture This."


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