Posts tagged "joan rivers"

Joan Rivers’ Family Will File A Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Joan Rivers’ daughter Melissa plans to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the endoscopy clinic where she went into cardiac arrest during a procedure. Melissa “wants answers” about her…

Claire Hannum | October 30, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Report: Joan Rivers’ Doctor Took A Selfie In The Operating Room

The unplanned biopsy on Joan Rivers’ vocal cords, which led to her death, was done without her prior consent, CNN reports. Furthermore, the doctor who performed the procedure took…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2014 - 11:00 am

Source: Unplanned Throat Biopsy Killed Joan Rivers

An unplanned throat biopsy during a routine endoscopy is what killed Joan Rivers , a source told The New York Daily News. Rivers was having an endoscopy at a clinic…

Jessica Wakeman | September 10, 2014 - 11:00 am

Joan Rivers Showed Women It’s Okay To Be An Asshole (If You Want)

Yesterday, the world lost one of  THE most daring and fearless stand-up comedians we have ever known, male or female. Joan Rivers was a special kind of icon. She is…

Katrin Higher | September 5, 2014 - 11:00 am

How Joan Rivers Should Be Laid To Rest, According To Joan Rivers

“When I die (and yes, Melissa, that day will come; and yes, Melissa, everything’s in your name), I want my funeral to be a huge showbiz affair with lights, cameras,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2014 - 6:20 pm

RIP: Joan Rivers Has Passed Away At Age 81

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Legendary female comic Joan Rivers…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2014 - 4:46 pm

Joan Rivers Is Still On Life Support, Her Daughter Confirms

Melissa Rivers released a statement today confirming that her mom Joan Rivers is still on life support. The comedienne went into cardiac arrest during a surgery last week. Melissa…

Jessica Wakeman | September 2, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Joan Rivers’ Condition “Remains Serious”

Joan Rivers’ daughter Melissa released a statement this afternoon that her mother’s condition “remains serious.” Yesterday, Rivers stopped breathing during surgery on her vocal cords but that night Melissa…

Claire Hannum | August 29, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Joan Rivers Definitely Can’t Take What She’s Dishing Out, Storms Out Of CNN Interview

In a CNN interview on Saturday promoting her new book, Diary of a Mad Diva, Joan Rivers was asked a few times too many about her offensive brand of humor.

Claire Hannum | July 7, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Laverne Cox Appeared On “Fashion Police” & Joan Rivers Miraculously Behaved Herself

Not gonna lie, I was a littttttle nervous when I saw that Laverne Cox from “Orange Is The New Black” was going to be on “Fashion Police” with Joan Rivers.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 21, 2014 - 9:00 am

Joan Rivers Refuses To Apologize For Her Tasteless “Joke” About The Cleveland Kidnapping Victims

Joan Rivers made a not-so-funny “joke” on “The Today Show” yesterday about the three Cleveland women who were kidnapped by deranged creep Ariel Castro and held captive in his home…

Claire Hannum | April 24, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Joan Rivers Thinks Miley Cyrus Is Disgusting

I generally don’t take Joan Rivers‘ opinion on anything seriously – besides maybe plastic surgery – so I’m not sure that her recent rant about Miley Cyrus will make many…

Evil Beet Gossip | November 4, 2013 - 3:45 pm

Pray Tell: On Joan Rivers And That One Time I Laughed At A Holocaust Joke

Call me a humorless feminist, but I’ve always thought certain subjects were beyond the realm of comedy: Helen Keller, rape, the Holocaust. But then last week I caught a clip…

Lilit Marcus | March 7, 2013 - 11:00 am

Comedian Adam Hills Tells Joan Rivers “F**k You!” Over Adele Fat Jokes

It’s not often that a dude comedian stands up for a woman who’s getting fat shamed — and be funny about it! So a big high five, or whatever it is…

Jessica Wakeman | March 4, 2013 - 12:20 pm

The Most Insane Moment On This Morning’s “Today” Show: Joan Rivers Swears Off Botox (NSFW)

At 79 years old, Joan Rivers has finally decided to embrace her natural beauty. This video is most definitely NSFW, due to a reference to Betty White’s poop. Keepin’ it…

Jessica Wakeman | June 19, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Joan Rivers Waterboarded By Her Grandson

And they say kids today don’t watch the news. The amazing Joan Rivers took a moment to play with her grandson, Cooper, and his friends on her new show…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 9, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Closet Confessions: Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers is far from your typical style icon. But hey, she’s Joan friggin’ Rivers. So what the hell,, why not do a Closet Confessions with her?

Jessica Wakeman | December 8, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Quotable: Lindsay Lohan Thinks Her Dad And Joan Rivers Would Be Good Together

“Joan Rivers and her ‘stargument’ make me believe that she and Michael Lohan are a match made in heaven … All he needs is her botox doctor. ‘Dr.’ Drew—any ideas?

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 14, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Sam Ronson’s Got Lindsay’s Back In Nasty Twitter Fight With Joan Rivers

Fact: Joan Rivers will kick a girl when she’s down. The sharp-tongued comedienne turned on Lindsay Lohan this weekend, tweeting a string of funny-but-mean one-liners about the jailbird. In a…

Jessica Wakeman | July 12, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Quotable: Joan Rivers Thinks Ricky Martin Came Out At The Right Time

“If you’re going to be a romantic idol and try to get every teenage girl to love you, then you’d be an ass to come out and say you’re gay.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 28, 2010 - 12:40 pm