Here is is crime. During an interview with the NY Post to promote his book, he was asked what was the lesson you learned from a sexual harassment seminar, his answer was a joke “Don’t hire chicks.” Then he went on to explain: But they make you hire a certain number of chicks, and they’re always the least funny on the writing staff. The reason why you know more funny dudes than funny chicks is that dudes are funnier than chicks. If my daughter has a mediocre sense of humor, I’m just gonna tell her, “Be a staff writer for a sitcom. Because they’ll have to hire you, they can’t really fire you, and you don’t have to produce that much. It’ll be awesome.” The “are women funny” debate has grown very contentious. You’re not worried about reactions to this? I don’t care. When you’re picking a basketball team, you’ll take the brother over the guy with the yarmulke. Why? Because you’re playing the odds. When it comes to comedy, of course there’s Sarah Silverman, Tina Fey, Kathy Griffin — super-funny chicks. But if you’re playing the odds? No. If Joy Behar or Sherri Shepherd was a dude, they’d be off TV. They’re not funny enough for dudes. What if Roseanne Barr was a dude? Think we’d know who she was? Honestly. Read more: http://www.nypost.com/p/entertainment/the_man_man_NS5UgwY5j06KwJp4WY1OJL#ixzz1yzq1dFDP So... in summary... according to his opinion, there are a lot of funny women, Tiny Fey, Sarah Silverman, etc, however, if you're playing the odds, men are much funnier. Unfortunately, for Adam, this story has been spun by rest of the media as "Adam Carolla hates women, thinks they are unfunny".