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Some weirdo is trying to score with the ladies by pretending to write ‘Broad City’.

Marie Claire Editor in Chief Anne Fulenwider interviews Broad City's Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer on the YP Stage on Day 1 of Internet Week New York May 18, 2015. INSIDER IMAGES/Gary He

Ilana Glazer is co-creator/co-star of Broad City and an all-around jewel of New York City. She was working on some of her stand-up material at a bar on the Lower East Side when she dropped one very weird story that a fan recorded and posted online. Generally, we’re not in favor of surreptitiously recording comedian’s live sets. Comedians have to eat too! But in this case, this story should be shared, because some guy is trying to take advantage of New York’s ladies by pretending to write Broad City. 

The story goes that a guy named Zach Jobin has an old photo he somehow got taken with Ilana and her co-star, Abbi Jacobson, and he uses it as his proof that he’s a writer on Comedy Central’s runaway hit — a hit, by the way, which is written entirely by women. It’s a creepy af pick up line, and Illana comes after the dude hard. Listen below:

Zach! My dude! Do not lie to women to get them to sleep with you! Very uncool.

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