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A pregnant Amy Schumer joined Dave Attell onstage in Times Square over the weekend

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Going to a comedy set these days carries with it the threat of, say, Louis C.K. “popping in” with some jokes about those dang school shooting survivors, but every now and then a surprise guest arrives that’s not just a surprise, but a pleasant one. That was the case at Dave Attell’s show at Carolines on Broadway this past weekend, when a pregnant Amy Schumer joined the comedian onstage for some welcome banter.

This comes from Page Six, who report that Schumer praised Attell by congratulating him “for surviving the #MeToo movement.” Elsewhere in the pair’s exchange, Attell asked if Schumer and her husband had chosen a name for the baby yet. “Yes, we haven’t told anyone this yet,” she replied. “Do you guys like this...Hitler? It’s my mother’s name.”

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In October, Schumer publicly announced her pregnancy in a decidedly novel way. The following month, she was hospitalized for an extreme form of morning sickness. Thankfully, she seems to be faring much better these days. “Yesterday [my] body gave me the gift of pooping,” she posted over the weekend.

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Randall Colburn

Randall Colburn is The A.V. Club's Internet Culture Editor. He lives in Chicago, occasionally writes plays, and was a talking head in Best Worst Movie, the documentary about Troll 2.