Lizz Winstead would give bee-jays to pay NYC rent


Random Q&A blog posts don't usually get us laughing, but we should have known Lizz Winstead could make New York magazine's 21 Questions funny. Winstead is a Minnesota native, co-creator of The Daily Show and founding member of Air America Radio.

And if she had to live on $35,000 in NYC? She'd blow guys to stay there. She's even considering reality TV as the economy plummets. That's some desperation, but you'd be lying if you never had the same thoughts cross your mind.

Our favorite questions and responses:

In one sentence, what do you actually do all day in your job?

Write comedy that humiliates those who abuse their power.

Would you still live here on a $35,000 salary?

Yes, I would live here even if I had to blow guys to make the rent.

How has the Wall Street crash affected you?

For the first time in my career, I would consider producing a reality show. Also, see above re: salary.

Read the rest of the Q&A at New York magazine.