Two women were nominated this year for a Grammy award in the category for Best Comedy Album, and both are NotMoms: comedians Margaret Cho (Cho Dependent: Live in Concert) and Kathy Griffin (Seaman 1st Class). A woman hasn’t won in this category since Whoopi Goldberg did it in 1985, and she was the only the second female comedian to do it. NotMom Lily Tomlin was the first female winner in 1971.
But…2013 wasn’t their year. Jimmy Fallon took the prize with Blow Your Pants Off.
Kathy Griffin & Margaret Cho appeared together (above) on Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva in 2011, and in this brief video taped before the Grammy telecast, Ms. Cho talks about the honor of being nominated, and her own choice not to have children: