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Since 2006 she has co-hosted Creator/{{CNN}}'s New Year's Eve coverage with best pal and frequent humiliation target Creator/AndersonCooper (why he agrees to do it with her every year is a mystery to everyone, up to and including Anderson himself). Every successive broadcast requires her to go to even further lengths to kill him from embarrassment; fortunately, she has yet to succeed, despite (among other antics) spray-tanning his face with no warning, painting stripes in his hair, and getting her kit (mostly) off on live TV. Repeatedly. Though its ratings are far lower than that of the famous "New Year's Rockin' Eve", it does have a loyal fanbase.

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Since 2006 she has She had co-hosted Creator/{{CNN}}'s New Year's Eve coverage from 2007 to 2017 with best pal and frequent humiliation target Creator/AndersonCooper (why he agrees to do it with her every year is a mystery to everyone, up to and including Anderson himself). Every successive broadcast requires her to go to even further lengths to kill him from embarrassment; fortunately, she has yet to succeed, despite (among other antics) spray-tanning his face with no warning, painting stripes in his hair, and getting her kit (mostly) off on live TV. Repeatedly. Though its ratings are far lower than that of the famous "New Year's Rockin' Eve", it does did have a loyal fanbase.
fanbase. She was fired from the show however in May 2017 after she released a graphic publicity photo that depicted her holding the decapitated head of UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump.



* ''Series/MyLifeOnTheDList'': Her reality show, which lasted 6 years.

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* ''Series/MyLifeOnTheDList'': Her reality show, which lasted 6 seasons over 5 years.



* TheArtifact: Her Status as D-list celebrity. Nowadays she hosts Fashion police and the New Years Eve show on CNN, she has won several awards, she's a household comedy name and is also friends with very, very famous people. This is one of the reasons why she didn't continue with her reality show, as in her own words "[She's] too famous now"

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* TheArtifact: Her Status as D-list celebrity. Nowadays Following her reality show, she hosts (briefly) hosted Fashion police and the New Years Eve show on CNN, CNN from 2007 to 2017, she has won several awards, she's a household comedy name and is also friends with very, very famous people. This is one of the reasons why she didn't continue with her reality show, as in her own words "[She's] too famous now"


'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (born November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comic, actress, and televison host known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.

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'''Kathleen Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comic, actress, and televison host known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.


* MrsRobinson: She is 54 and her current boyfriend is 33.

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* MrsRobinson: She is 54 57 and her current boyfriend is 33.36.


'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (b. November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comic, actress, and televison host known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.

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'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (b. (born November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comic, actress, and televison host known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.


* OddFriendship: Would you believe wacky, brash Kathy Griffin is good friends with straight-laced, stoic newsman Anderson Cooper? It does veer into VitriolicBestBuds, however, since it seems a good chunk of their dynamic seems to be Kathy [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZswCUiAM9E pushing Anderson's buttons.]] Fortunately, he seems to react with bemused affection and mild annoyance as opposed to genuinely being angry about it. Even more oddly, she is also extremely close to Anderson's ''mother'', Gloria Vanderbilt; he inadvertently introduced them by phone after one of their New Year's Eve broadcasts, and a genuine, close friendship was born.

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* OddFriendship: Would you believe wacky, brash Kathy Griffin is was once good friends with straight-laced, stoic newsman Anderson Cooper? It does did veer into VitriolicBestBuds, however, since it seems seemed a good chunk of their dynamic seems seemed to be Kathy [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZswCUiAM9E pushing Anderson's buttons.]] Fortunately, he seems seemed to react with bemused affection and mild annoyance as opposed to genuinely being angry about it. Even more oddly, she is also extremely close to Anderson's ''mother'', Gloria Vanderbilt; he inadvertently introduced them by phone after one of their New Year's Eve broadcasts, and a genuine, close friendship was born. They have since become estranged after Cooper criticized Kathy's controversial Trump photo shoot.


* CrossesTheLineTwice: {{invoked}} She has mentioned in her specials that she moves the line and then crosses it.

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* CrossesTheLineTwice: {{invoked}} [[invoked]] She has mentioned in her specials that she moves the line and then crosses it.



* FagHag: Self described.
* {{Hatedom}}: {{invoked}} Kathy revels in this, reading hate mail in her standup act.

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* FagHag: Self described.
described due to her large LGBT fanbase.
* {{Hatedom}}: {{invoked}} [[invoked]] Kathy revels in this, reading hate mail in her standup act.


* CrossesTheLineTwice: She has mentioned in her specials that she moves the line and then crosses it.

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* CrossesTheLineTwice: {{invoked}} She has mentioned in her specials that she moves the line and then crosses it.



* {{Hatedom}}: Kathy revels in this, reading hate mail in her standup act.

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* {{Hatedom}}: {{invoked}} Kathy revels in this, reading hate mail in her standup act.


* ''Series/FashionPolice'': She became the current main host after Joan Rivers' death.

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* ''Series/FashionPolice'': She became the current main host after Joan Rivers' death.death, but left after only seven episodes.


* DarkAndTroubledPast: In her most serious interviews, she has talked about how as a child she was called a dog and barked at for four years straight during her years at a catholic school, the severe beatings she got from the other girls, and how her brother was a paedophile of whom she was scared until the day he died.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: In her most serious interviews, she has talked about how as a child she was called a dog and barked at for four years straight during her years at a catholic school, the severe beatings she got from the other girls, and how her brother was a paedophile pedophile of whom she was scared until the day he died.



* TheTeetotaler: Kathy proudly claims to be one of these, as her response to growing up in a house with many alcoholics when she was a chid.

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* TheTeetotaler: Kathy proudly claims to be one of these, as her response to growing up in a house with many alcoholics when she was a chid.child.

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* A semi-regular during the ''H2'' era of ''Series/TheHollywoodSquares''.


Also, since 2006 she has co-hosted Creator/{{CNN}}'s New Year's Eve coverage with best pal and frequent humiliation target Creator/AndersonCooper (why he agrees to do it with her every year is a mystery to everyone, up to and including Anderson himself). Every successive broadcast requires her to go to even further lengths to kill him from embarrassment; fortunately, she has yet to succeed, despite (among other antics) spray-tanning his face with no warning, painting stripes in his hair, and getting her kit (mostly) off on live TV. Repeatedly. Though its ratings are far lower than that of the famous "New Year's Rockin' Eve", it does have a loyal fanbase.

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Also, since Since 2006 she has co-hosted Creator/{{CNN}}'s New Year's Eve coverage with best pal and frequent humiliation target Creator/AndersonCooper (why he agrees to do it with her every year is a mystery to everyone, up to and including Anderson himself). Every successive broadcast requires her to go to even further lengths to kill him from embarrassment; fortunately, she has yet to succeed, despite (among other antics) spray-tanning his face with no warning, painting stripes in his hair, and getting her kit (mostly) off on live TV. Repeatedly. Though its ratings are far lower than that of the famous "New Year's Rockin' Eve", it does have a loyal fanbase.


* OddFriendship: Would you believe wacky, brash Kathy Griffin is good friends with straight-laced, stoic newsman Anderson Cooper? It does veer into VitriolicBestBuds, however, since it seems a good chunk of their dynamic seems to be Kathy [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZswCUiAM9E pushing Anderson's buttons.]] Fortunately, he seems to react with bemused affection and mild annoyance as opposed to genuinely being angry about it.

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* OddFriendship: Would you believe wacky, brash Kathy Griffin is good friends with straight-laced, stoic newsman Anderson Cooper? It does veer into VitriolicBestBuds, however, since it seems a good chunk of their dynamic seems to be Kathy [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZswCUiAM9E pushing Anderson's buttons.]] Fortunately, he seems to react with bemused affection and mild annoyance as opposed to genuinely being angry about it. Even more oddly, she is also extremely close to Anderson's ''mother'', Gloria Vanderbilt; he inadvertently introduced them by phone after one of their New Year's Eve broadcasts, and a genuine, close friendship was born.


'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (born November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, actreess and televison host, known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.

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'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (born (b. November 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, actreess comic, actress, and televison host, host known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.

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Also, since 2006 she has co-hosted Creator/{{CNN}}'s New Year's Eve coverage with best pal and frequent humiliation target Creator/AndersonCooper (why he agrees to do it with her every year is a mystery to everyone, up to and including Anderson himself). Every successive broadcast requires her to go to even further lengths to kill him from embarrassment; fortunately, she has yet to succeed, despite (among other antics) spray-tanning his face with no warning, painting stripes in his hair, and getting her kit (mostly) off on live TV. Repeatedly. Though its ratings are far lower than that of the famous "New Year's Rockin' Eve", it does have a loyal fanbase.


'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (born November 4, 1960) is an american stand-up comedian, actreess and televison host, known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.

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'''Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin''' (born November 4, 1960) is an american American stand-up comedian, actreess and televison host, known for her crass, story telling like-humour which focuses on celebrities and her self-appointed status as a D-list celebrity.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Dilbert}}'': as Dilbert's co-worker Alice
* ''Series/TheMole'': She was the winner of the third season of Celebrity Mole
* ''Series/MyLifeOnTheDList'': Her reality show, which lasted 6 years
* ''Series/FashionPolice'': She became the current main host after Joan River's death.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Dilbert}}'': as Dilbert's co-worker Alice
Alice. Uncredited, as she was starring in ''Suddenly Susan'' at the same time and her NBC contract prohibited her from receiving on-screen credit for roles she played in shows on other networks.
* ''Series/TheMole'': She was the winner of the third season of Celebrity Mole
Mole.
* ''Series/MyLifeOnTheDList'': Her reality show, which lasted 6 years
years.
* ''Series/FashionPolice'': She became the current main host after Joan River's Rivers' death.

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