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Joan Rivers dead at 81: Comedians take to Twitter to express their sadness and respect

Joan Rivers dead at 81: Comedians take to Twitter to express their sadness and respect

By | September 4, 2014 at 3:48 pm | No comments

Immediately after news broke that Joan Rivers had died at the age of 81 today, fellow comedians took to Twitter to express their sadness. Below are some of those messages: My friend Joan Rivers has passed away once again to quote Billy Crystal... There are no words. Bon...

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Joan Rivers dead at 81, ‘passed away peacefully’ (Updates)

Joan Rivers dead at 81, ‘passed away peacefully’ (Updates)

By | September 4, 2014 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments

UPDATE 6:22 pm ET: David Letterman said the following at the Late Show with David Letterman taping tonight. It will air on CBS at 11:35 pm ET. "Here's a woman, a real pioneer for other women looking for careers in stand-up comedy. And talk about guts - she would come out here...

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Joan Rivers moved to private room, ‘being kept comfortable’ according to Melissa Rivers

Joan Rivers moved to private room, ‘being kept comfortable’ according to Melissa Rivers

By | September 3, 2014 at 5:35 pm | No comments

Six days after iconic comedian Joan Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, today her daughter Melissa Rivers updated fans on the health of her 81-year-old mother. “My mother has been moved out of intensive care and into a private room where she is being kept...

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Joan Rivers update: Fashion Police suspends production as comedian is brought out of coma

Joan Rivers update: Fashion Police suspends production as comedian is brought out of coma

By | September 2, 2014 at 12:59 pm | No comments

As iconic comedian Joan Rivers slowly comes out of her medically induced coma today, E! has suspended production on Fashion Police, the show on which Rivers co-hosts alongside Kelly Osbourne, Giuliana Rancic and George Kotsiopoulos. “We will not be producing a ‘Fashion...

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Joan Rivers rushed to hospital, in critical condition (Updates)

Joan Rivers rushed to hospital, in critical condition (Updates)

By | August 28, 2014 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments

Comedy icon Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital this morning when she stopped breathing during a throat surgery and is currently in critical condition, according to the New York Police Department. The 81-year-old comedian was having surgery on her vocal chords and at one...

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Joan Rivers backtracks after saying ‘idiot’ Palestinian civilians ‘deserved to die’

Joan Rivers backtracks after saying ‘idiot’ Palestinian civilians ‘deserved to die’

By | August 8, 2014 at 2:45 pm | 4 comments

After emphatically stating that nearly 2,000 Palestinian civilians "deserved to die" during Israeli-led attacks in the Gaza Strip, Joan Rivers is backtracking and blaming the media for taking her words out of context. Rivers' rant began when a TMZ reporter asked her opinion on...

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David Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers days after doomed interview with CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield (Video)

David Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers days after doomed interview with CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield (Video)

By | July 9, 2014 at 12:22 pm | One comment

After Joan Rivers walked out on her CNN interview with host Fredricka Whitfield, viewers accused the iconic comedian of pulling a PR stunt to further promote her new book Diary of a Mad Diva. Rivers, of course, denied those allegations, saying, “I do not do, and never have...

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Jerry Lewis once threatened Joan Rivers: I will get somebody from Chicago to beat your god damned head off

Jerry Lewis once threatened Joan Rivers: I will get somebody from Chicago to beat your god damned head off

By | June 5, 2014 at 5:09 pm | 5 comments

Jerry Lewis has some ugly beef with Joan Rivers. The iconic comedian opened up about his feud with the Fashion Police host during a question and answer forum moderated by popular television host Maria Menounos. Lewis took questions from friends and fans as a part of Sirius XM's...

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Joan Rivers and Tracy Morgan reenact Colin Farrell’s sex tape for Andy Cohen (Video)

Joan Rivers and Tracy Morgan reenact Colin Farrell’s sex tape for Andy Cohen (Video)

By | April 17, 2014 at 10:54 pm | No comments

Tracy Morgan and Joan Rivers couldn’t stop making Andy Cohen laugh last night on his Bravo show Watch What Happens Live. Morgan, looking round and happy, was promoting his upcoming Comedy Central stand-up special Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide which airs Sunday. Joan Rivers, the...

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