Good article from The Hairpin (Splitsider) on how influential she was and how sexism played a part in her exit from the pop culture radar.

The Unfair Marginalization of Janeane Garofolo

She deserves more credit too: without her there wouldn't have been Daria, imo. And that aloof yet snarky voice we like to read on certain websites? Maybe not all due to her but she certainly helped bring that voice about.

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I was a huge fan at one point but I didn't even notice when she disappeared. I feel like I've failed her somewhat.