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Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:30 AM

I cannot stand Kathy Griffith

She is not funny at all. Her attempts to "shock" us are utter failures. Not sure why CNN keeps asking her back every New Years Eve. BTW, I keep switching to CNN when MSNBC is on commercial break and I am forced to change it back when I see her on there.

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xxxsdesdexxx Jan 2013 OP
darkangel218 Jan 2013 #1
Zax2me Jan 2013 #2
darkangel218 Jan 2013 #3
Zax2me Jan 2013 #37
Cali_Democrat Jan 2013 #4
obamanut2012 Jan 2013 #5
REP Jan 2013 #19
obamanut2012 Jan 2013 #28
RebelOne Jan 2013 #38
unblock Jan 2013 #6
Gidney N Cloyd Jan 2013 #7
Berserker Jan 2013 #8
Horse with no Name Jan 2013 #9
obamanut2012 Jan 2013 #10
Skittles Jan 2013 #24
cprise Jan 2013 #26
JI7 Jan 2013 #11
malz Jan 2013 #12
theglammistress Jan 2013 #13
BeeBee Jan 2013 #14
SammyWinstonJack Jan 2013 #30
global1 Jan 2013 #15
proud2BlibKansan Jan 2013 #16
riverwalker Jan 2013 #17
Lex Jan 2013 #18
yortsed snacilbuper Jan 2013 #20
cherokeeprogressive Jan 2013 #21
tabasco Jan 2013 #35
RandiFan1290 Jan 2013 #22
rl6214 Jan 2013 #23
underseasurveyor Jan 2013 #25
Logical Jan 2013 #27
Honeycombe8 Jan 2013 #29
eShirl Jan 2013 #31
obamanut2012 Jan 2013 #32
Jenoch Jan 2013 #33
Motown_Johnny Jan 2013 #34
TwilightGardener Jan 2013 #36
piratefish08 Jan 2013 #39

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:37 AM

2. I love her!

 

She's a great progressive politically.
And very talented, comic-wise.

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Response to Zax2me (Reply #2)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:39 AM

3. Im going to start a poll in the lounge.

 

Out of curiosity.

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Response to darkangel218 (Reply #3)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 06:13 PM

37. Okay.

 

i'll check it out. Know she bugs some, but I just love her.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:40 AM

4. I like her

 

Not really sure why, but I do

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:42 AM

5. I love her

And, she's a huge liberal and a long-time and strong LGBT ally.

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Response to obamanut2012 (Reply #5)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 01:56 AM

19. I usually hate NYE shows, but love Griffin and Cooper

Every year, they make me laugh a lot.

Been fans of both forever (Cooper's since 'World News Now' with the polka).

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Response to REP (Reply #19)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 09:51 AM

28. I know!

They are such a strange duo, but they totally work with one another.

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Response to obamanut2012 (Reply #5)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 06:20 PM

38. Ditto. Love her also. n/t

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:42 AM

6. sorry, we've seen her live and she's absolutely hilarious!

people have different tastes among comedians, so i recognize that her schtick (most notably taking other celebrities down a notch or two) might not be for everyone.

but mrs. unblock and i think she's one of the best out there.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:43 AM

7. Like her politics but her act never did anything for me.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:43 AM

8. I wanna

 

cuddle her.

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Response to Horse with no Name (Reply #9)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:45 AM

10. I've noticed that, too

Conservatives can't stand her.

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Response to Horse with no Name (Reply #9)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:11 AM

24. because she thinks gay folk are human beings

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Response to Skittles (Reply #24)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 03:54 AM

26. I noticed she is part of the trend of calling women "whores"

when she thinks they sleep around too much.

In that (and going for the nasty, gross-out stuff with gusto) she reminds me of Chelsea Handler. Unlike Chelsea and some others, she doesn't seem to use "gay" as a synonym for "stupid", "tasteless", etc.

But she probably make the Andrew Dice Clay of the 80s blanch.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:45 AM

11. the funny part is the interaction between her and Anderson Cooper

she isn't trying to shock us.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:45 AM

12. Griffin

 

But I agree that she's horrid.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:46 AM

13. I love her!

Her and Anderson in NYE is one of my favorite things all year!

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:48 AM

14. Well, then don't watch her. n/t

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Response to BeeBee (Reply #14)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 09:56 AM

30. +1. nt

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:57 AM

15. I Look Forward All Year To See Her & Coop Together....

best NYE telecast of them all.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:58 AM

16. I think she's hilarious.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 01:00 AM

17. what did she do to her face!!!!!

eyes, lips and cheeks had obvious work done, she is starting to look like that catwoman lady.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 01:40 AM

18. She's funny

when paired up with Anderson Cooper.

Just because you don't find her funny doesn't mean she isn't funny to others, btw.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:00 AM

20. Lighten up,

she makes fun of repuliKKKans!

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:04 AM

21. I've never quite understood the concept of "caustic humor". Rickles was the first comedian I heard

 

whose schtick was referred to that way and I've never thought mean was funny. I never heard much Lenny Bruce but then I didn't think he was that funny either.

She's NOT funny, and her voice reminds me of a noise that can only be remedied with belt dressing.

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Response to cherokeeprogressive (Reply #21)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 05:47 PM

35. Conservatives, generally, do not understand humor. n/t

 

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:06 AM

22. Republicans can't stand her

So I love her even more

Edit to add:

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:06 AM

23. I will not watch because of her

 

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:30 AM

25. Oooooooh



I her and apparently CNN keeps asking her back because a lot of people like her.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 04:16 AM

27. You ar wrong! She is funny as hell!!

 

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 09:54 AM

29. I've never cared for her, either. Mainly, she's not funny (to me). I don't think I've ever laughed

at any of her jokes, and that's going back for years. Her voice is irritating, too. I'm sure she's a nice, good person and all, but I don't find her funny. My sister, though, finds her very funny. Go figure.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 10:44 AM

31. I gained an appreciation for her watching the 1st season of her reality series.

(the last year we had cable tv)

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Response to eShirl (Reply #31)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 10:48 AM

32. The other seasons have been even better

Try to download them

I love her, her standup is okay to me, but I LOVE her reality show. She is so funny on that.

I also recommend reading her autobiography. It is very interesting and open.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 05:45 PM

33. I cannot believe anyone

 

would post how great Kathy Griffith is after what she did to Anderson Cooper on national TV last night. She claims to be his friend. Friends are supposed to treat each other with respect, not to make attempts at humiliation.

http://m.nydailynews.com/1.1230949

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 05:47 PM

34. I like her.

Not my absolute favorite but she is funny at times.

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 05:53 PM

36. Just don't find her funny. Never did.

She always seems to be desperately casting about for laughs, very undisciplined. I can just hear her thinking "You didn't like that last gag? How 'bout THIS one?? PLEASE LIKE ME!!!"

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Response to xxxsdesdexxx (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 06:32 PM

39. change the channel on the tv box. tv characters can only come in your house if you invite them.

like vampires.

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