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Joan Rivers Cuts Short CNN
Interview, Walks Out (Video)

Hollywood Reporter, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/5/2014 10:23:26 PM

After apparently becoming incensed with a CNN anchor, Joan Rivers cut short a taped nationally televised interview. The Fashion Police personality walked off of a CNN Newsroom interview with host Fredricka Whitfield after the conversation turned to her boundaries when telling jokes. "This whole interview is becoming a defensive interview," Rivers said, also protesting that Whitfield´s line of questioning was mainly "negative." "You are not the one to interview a person who does humor, sorry," she added, before walking off the set. Whitfield later stated that she at first wondered if Rivers walking out of the interview was a stunt.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: hpmatt, 7/5/2014 10:56:21 PM     (No. 9912399)

Way to go Joan - popular culture is promoting all sorts of deviancy and CNN wants to call you on the carpet for making a joke at the least serious Preezy in history´s expense. Good for you!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 7/5/2014 10:56:30 PM     (No. 9912400)


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Megrits, 7/5/2014 11:05:45 PM     (No. 9912402)

Freddie is a woman of color, is she not? No doubt, CNN is ready to wage war on Joan Rivers, and gave the first battle to Freddie. Next would probably be the other woman of some color, Soledad. Is she still there at the CommunistNewsNetwork? Freddie claims she thinks it was a stunt, I do too Freddie, on YOUR part, and it backfired!! Lol

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/5/2014 11:09:04 PM     (No. 9912404)

Joan didn´t get this old by being a wuss.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nightvision, 7/5/2014 11:20:03 PM     (No. 9912407)

#4, right you are.
I´m watching a ´special´ on Rivers right now.
It´s really interesting.
She´s an amazingly smart, strong woman.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 7/5/2014 11:23:32 PM     (No. 9912409)

I dunno, I watched the interview twice. It didn´t really seem all that negative to me.

I thought Joan was quite peculiar in the way she responded. If I hadn´t had the heads up from the headline, I´d have been as surprised as the interviewer when she stomped off.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Shells, 7/5/2014 11:29:54 PM     (No. 9912412)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Shells, 7/5/2014 11:38:03 PM     (No. 9912417)

Sorry about the above hiccup.

What I meant to say was, Joan is the last person left on the face of this earth who has NO fear of being politically incorrect.

We should erect a monument in her honor. A remembrance of a time when it wasn´t a crime to have a sense of humor and enjoy life.

Remember enjoying life? Before the anemic little twerp Michael Bloomberg and the behemoth Michele Obama decided they knew what was best regarding our dietary intake.

ENOUGH with all of them!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mackrand, 7/6/2014 12:11:14 AM     (No. 9912429)

Well, I thought it was funny!!

Joan Rivers should know that CNN does not do "funny"!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JustCause, 7/6/2014 12:19:28 AM     (No. 9912433)

I applaud her hutzpah to walk off the set.

I question her motives to enter the interview to start with.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/6/2014 4:56:03 AM     (No. 9912480)

The stunt was Whitfield. Good for Rivers. The libtards can fling it out right and left but when it comes back in their face, they can´t take it. Besides, I didn´t know CNN was still on the air. I thought their 500 viewers finally killed it off.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: gerty, 7/6/2014 8:41:16 AM     (No. 9912635)

Even though Ms Rivers highjacked our Bed & Breakfast reservation some twenty years ago, I still have nothing but admiration for the lady!

She is not about to be silenced in anyway. Good for her!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TOOTALL, 7/6/2014 9:21:53 AM     (No. 9912669)

Step out of line, and they will come after you. The puppets on the MSM are just one of their tools

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Reply 14 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 7/6/2014 11:38:54 AM     (No. 9912795)

Good for her. Political correctness is a sick joke, and Joan Rivers is in a position to recognize it as such. Don´t back down, Joan!

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