Chicagoan Nicole Hollander is the creator of "Sylvia," the nationally syndicated comic strip that appears in major newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune, the Boston Globe, and the Seattle Times. She is a popular speaker who recently launched a career as a monologist to further her twin desires to speak in public and get paid for it. She has published sixteen collections of "Sylvia" strips as well as "Female Problems" and "My Cat's Not Fat, He's Just Big Boned." Nicole shared with us some fascinating and hysterical insights on her remarkable career as one of only a handful of female syndicated cartoonists in the country. For more on Nicole Hollander and "Sylvia" visit www.nicolehollander.com.