New Mother Katy Tur Praises Amy Schumer & Blasts ‘Stereotypes & Expectations’ Of What A Mother ‘Ought to Be’


On her first night time out as a brand new mother, Katy Tur opened as much as HollywoodLife on the Tonys about mom-shaming.

Katy Tur welcomed her first little one, a child boy named Teddy on April 16, and virtually a month later, loved her first night time out post-baby on the 2019 Tony Awards! “Evening primary!” her husband, Tony Dokoupil, exclaimed in an interview with HollywoodLife on the huge occasion. Rocking a vivid pink costume, Katy exuded a brand new mother glow, as she spoke to HL about her colleague, Stephanie Ruhle‘s op-ed about mom-shaming. “I believe there’s loads of stereotypes and loads of expectations of what a mother ought to be and the way they need to act, and I believe they pressure to folks to have undo expectations on themselves and it’s adverse throughout,” the MSNBC anchor defined.

Stephanie penned her piece after comedienne Amy Schumer was relentlessly shamed after showing on the Comedy Cellar for a fast stand-up, two weeks after giving start to her son. “What Amy is doing is wonderful,” Katy praised. “If she desires to exit and do an evening of stand-up, she ought to be capable to do this and no one ought to hate her for doing it.” Katy is at present on maternity go away, however might be returning to the anchor chair on weekdays at 2 PM on MSNBC in August!

“Comedy is how Amy helps her household. Comedy is how she makes cash. When a husband leaves the following day to go off and go to work, we view that as his type of caregiving, offering for his household. She’s going to work and offers for her household,” Stephanie mimicked Katy’s sentiments in a podcast interview with HollywoodLife. “The stress we placed on ladies is simply monumental, and it’s time to say, Let’s simply dial it again for a second and have fun how complicated life is.”

The Velshi & Ruhle host additionally gushed over Katy’s new son, saying, “[Teddy] is ideal and I wish to maintain him! It was simply lovely for Katy. Bear in mind Katy spent a yr and a half on the highway with the president, so I believe it’s nice for her to have this time. I hope she takes on a regular basis she wants. However, belief me, whereas she’s gone, we miss her!”