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Comic Jessica Williams On 'The Daily Show' And Learning To 'Never Be Average'

Williams joined The Daily Show when she was 22. She says, "I was younger and I was black and I was a woman, so ... I'm like, I have something to prove." She now stars in The Incredible Jessica James.

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Comic Jessica Williams On 'The Daily Show' And Learning To 'Never Be Average'

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The Enduring Legacy Of Jane Austen's 'Truth Universally Acknowledged'

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