By Jordan Moreau. Comedian Kathy Griffin has once again stirred up controversy with a tweet about President Trump. Should I be? Several users pointed out how she was threatening the life of the president and that the Secret Service should get involved.
Kathy Griffin Suggests Trump Take ‘Syringe With Nothing But Air Inside’ – Deadline
Kathleen Mary Griffin born November 4, is an American comedian and actress who has starred in television comedy specials and has released comedy albums. She has also appeared in supporting roles in films. Griffin was born in Oak Park, Illinois ; in , she moved to Los Angeles , where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings. In the s, Griffin began performing as a stand-up comedian and appeared as a guest star on television shows, including the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan —
Kathy Griffin Gets Backlash for Tweet About Giving Trump Syringe Filled With Air
Comedian Kathy Griffin, whose career stalled after a gory photo shoot with photographer Tyler Shields, unapologetically resurfaced the polarizing image on election night — a move that came swiftly after President Trump prematurely claimed he was winning the election. Twitter promptly flagged the tweet for potentially sensitive content. Check this page for live election results.
Comedian Kathy Griffin is once again stirring up a political firestorm, suggesting on Tuesday that President Donald Trump should be injected with a "syringe with nothing but air inside it," which can be lethal. She issued the tweet after Trump mused at a White House diabetes event, "I don't use insulin. Should I be? Like her previous jabs at the president, Griffin's tweet sparked an immediate outcry, with supporters and detractors of the sentiment falling mostly along political lines.