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Kathy Griffin to host Daytime Emmy Awards Show livestream, ratings decline keeps ceremony off TV

Kathy Griffin to host Daytime Emmy Awards Show livestream, ratings decline keeps ceremony off TV

By | June 17, 2014 at 10:35 am | One comment

Grammy Award-winning comedian and loud mouth Kathy Griffin has been tapped by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to host the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on June 22. However, the self-proclaimed D-Lister will not be seen on TV making pop culture references...

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Kathy Griffin poses topless for Anderson Cooper (Photo)

Kathy Griffin poses topless for Anderson Cooper (Photo)

By | December 31, 2013 at 1:59 pm | No comments

Kathy Griffin, whose comedy "album" is nominated for a Grammy this year, let a couple of other orbs drop for the New Year. The comedian is hosting the CNN New Year's Eve special tonight with Anderson Cooper. The red-headed, self-proclaimed D-Lister sent the newsman a topless...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 82: Patrice O’Neal, Kathy Griffin, Kanye West

Laughspin Podcast, episode 82: Patrice O’Neal, Kathy Griffin, Kanye West

By | December 13, 2013 at 8:58 am | No comments

On a brand new episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I go off the rails just a tad on the Recording Academy and their insistence on nominating Kathy Griffin for a best comedy album Grammy every year despite her not releasing what I would consider a proper album. Mike listens...

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Recording Academy still nominating Kathy Griffin for Grammys, for some reason

Recording Academy still nominating Kathy Griffin for Grammys, for some reason

By | December 9, 2013 at 2:18 pm | One comment

The Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences have once again, despite the huge amount of quality stand-up released in 2013, felt it necessary to laud Kathy Griffin in the best comedy album category. It's the sixth year in a row they've done so. Griffin's album this year Calm Down...

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Laughspin Podcast episode 58: Kathy Griffin, Natasha Leggero, rape jokes

Laughspin Podcast episode 58: Kathy Griffin, Natasha Leggero, rape jokes

By | June 6, 2013 at 3:27 pm | No comments

On a new episode of the Laughspin Podcast, Mike and I chat about Kathy Griffin breaking a so-called comedy record. Spoiler alert: I take offense at a comment she made about George Carlin. We'll also get into the rape joke debate, reignited this time by a discussion between...

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Jimmy Fallon wins Grammy for best comedy album; Jim Gaffigan wins Laughspin readers’ poll

Jimmy Fallon wins Grammy for best comedy album; Jim Gaffigan wins Laughspin readers’ poll

By | February 10, 2013 at 7:49 pm | 4 comments

Although the main ceremony for the 55th annual Grammy Awards hasn't begun yet, we can tell you that Jimmy Fallon has snagged the award for Best Comedy Album for his work on Blow Your Pants Off, a set of funny songs featuring the likes of Eddie Vedder, Paul McCartney, Bruce...

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Who should win the Grammy for best comedy album? (Poll)

Who should win the Grammy for best comedy album? (Poll)

By | February 8, 2013 at 11:35 am | No comments

This Sunday, the Recording Academy will honor the best comedy album of 2012 by bestowing upon one of six artists a Grammy. Now, we’ve already established the Academy really doesn’t know shit about comedy so we thought it would be more valuable to ask you, dear Laughspinners...

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Recording Academy continues unhealthy Kathy Griffin obsession with fifth straight Grammy nomination

Recording Academy continues unhealthy Kathy Griffin obsession with fifth straight Grammy nomination

By | December 10, 2012 at 10:47 am | One comment

For the fifth year in a row, the Recording Academy lazily pushed Kathy Griffin onto the list of nominees for Best Comedy Album, despite the fact that -- once again -- her "album" is nothing more than the completely censored audio ripped from her latest Bravo special. This time,...

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Kathy Griffin goes after Westboro Baptist Church (Video)

Kathy Griffin goes after Westboro Baptist Church (Video)

By | July 11, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 2 comments

Kathy Griffin's latest stand-up special premieres Thursday, July 26 at 10 pm ET on Bravo. But we have a sneak peek for your viewing pleasure. In the clip Griffin relates a story about how the Westboro Baptist Church -- those lovely people who hate gays, American soldiers and...

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