"This is the 5th time I've done an event at the RNC, there are a lot of people in town who are bummed out that they're here. It's a really fun way to gather a bunch of like-minded people to sit in a room and laugh with some of the funniest comics out there," said Winstead.
"You can look around and remind yourself that you're a part of a community that can make change. The gathering aspect is just as important as being really funny with the comedy show."The event, complete with gold uterus tattoos, purple uterus cowboy hats, and even a Trump piñata, used the hashtag #RNCircus on Twitter during the "night of commiserating catharsis and a much needed safe haven from Slurricane Trump."
"The greatest part about that was some dude came up to us and said, 'You know, you aren't changing anyone's mind with all this yelling,'" recalled Winstead. "Exactly, sir. We are here to show you that when you stand on the sidewalk outside of an abortion clinic, it doesn't change anyone's mind."
Thursday night's pro-choice crowd poked fun at the convention and the largely pro-life Republican party during the entirety of Trump's speech.
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