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Michelle Wolf says the title of her HBO special, Nice Lady, was inspired by real life: "For the longest time ... I thought that's how I was supposed to be. I thought I was just supposed to be nice and pleasant — and then I realized that's no fun." Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Netflix hide caption

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Comic Michelle Wolf Responds To Backlash: 'I'm Glad I Stuck To My Guns'

Though critics argued that the comedian's barbed monologue at Saturday's White House Correspondents' Dinner was too pointed, Wolf stands by her set: "I wouldn't change a single word."

Michelle Wolf says the title of her HBO special, Nice Lady, was inspired by real life: "For the longest time ... I thought that's how I was supposed to be. I thought I was just supposed to be nice and pleasant — and then I realized that's no fun." Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Netflix hide caption

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Comic Michelle Wolf Responds To Backlash: 'I'm Glad I Stuck To My Guns'

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From WHYY in Philadelphia