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Kathy Griffin Fired By CNN For Picture With Trump’s Head – Did she deserve to be fired, your thoughts?

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CNN has fired comedian Kathy Griffin from its annual New Year’s Eve broadcast.

Griffin drew strong criticism for posing in photographs holding up the likeness of a severed head resembling U.S. President Donald Trump.Image result for kathy griffin donald trump

Griffin, 56, a two-time Emmy-winning performer known for her deliberately provocative brand of humor, has appeared since 2007 as co-host of CNN’s New Year’s Eve broadcast from Times Square in New York with anchor Anderson Cooper.

The network announced the termination on Wednesday after earlier criticising the photos as “disgusting and offensive.”

Griffin posted a videotaped apology on Tuesday night amid a public outcry from Republicans and Democrats alike over the images, including condemnation from Trump.

“Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself,” Trump wrote. “My children, especially my 11-year-old son, Barron, are having a hard time with this. Sick!”

The U.S. Secret Service, responsible for presidential security, has opened an inquiry into the posting of…

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One comment

  1. I am so not a fan of our president , but that’s besides the point . I hate to see anyone lose their jobs , but Kathy Griffin just went a little too extra in her “comedy”. That’s just as bad as those Republicans who hung a noose around the effigy of President Obama and thought it was funny . As someone who is black, that wasn’t and neither was what Kathy Griffin did . It was disgusting .

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