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Comedian Sarah Cooper shares about assimilation, determination and humiliation in her book Foolish

Feb 16, 2024


Sarah Cooper is a popular writer and comedian with a big social media presence and huge list of credits. She created the posts that went viral during the Pandemic where she lip-synched content of former President Trump, gaining her much notice by fans and the industry. She is the star of the Netflix comedy special Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine. She is also the author of her debut memoir Foolish: Tales of Assimilation, Determination and Humiliation that comes out on Oct. 3. She also authored 2 books before her new one: How to be Successful Without Hurting Men’s Feelings and 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings.


Sarah is a comic that brings satire and a hint of sarcasm to her observations of her own life and others’ and in sharing these, may just shine a light on situations she and other women find themselves in. She has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel, Tonight Show, Ellen Degeneres and many more. She has been written about in the NYT and Washington Post just to name a few. Dr. Kate and Sarah talk about why Sarah decided to write a memoir, they talk about her experiences, not always great, on the dating apps, how to make and maintain boundaries, and the importance of feeling self-empowered. They discuss the power we may give away is really something we need to feel within ourselves. Enjoy this episode!!

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