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Kathy Griffin Announces New US Tour, Set to Start in 'Trump's Backyard'

Kathy Griffin Announces New US Tour, Set to Start in 'Trump's Backyard'

'I'm going to do a show at Carnegie Hall in NY, ' she said during the show.

Soon after her appearance, Griffin tweeted to confirm the news. "Tickets will be on sale next week".

"I'm dipping my toes into touring again", Griffin said, adding that the Republican president and his supporters would prefer she never worked again. "I just booked today".

"Kathy Griffin!", said Maher.

Comedian Kathy Griffin said she is dipping her toes into touring for the first time since she faced intense backlash for posting a photo with a fake decapitated head resembling President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out "subversion" at VA MORE a year ago.

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Putin asked in the often-combative interview with NBC television. "Give us an official request", he added. Putin said Russian Federation has neither the tools nor the will to meddle in elections.

The comic opened her segment tonight by thanking Maher for standing by her. I mean, my God, there are celebrities that [expletive] kill people, ' Griffin told the magazine.

Her close relationship with the CNN anchor, who called the photo "disgusting and completely inappropriate", was also a casualty of the scandal.

"I am no longer sorry, the whole outrage was B.S., the whole thing got so blown out of proportion", she said during an interview with Australian talk show "Sunrise" in August.

Griffin apologized for the stunt, but then retracted it after determining the reaction had gotten out of hand.

Griffin has slowly been paving her way back into the spotlight. "It cost me a lot of money".

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But, she told Maher, "I don't blame them. It could happen, it's kinda insane".

"We need comedians", Maher said, "to sometimes go over the line so we know where the lines are".

According to Griffin's website, she will also perform in in San Francisco, Seattle and Boston in June.

"I'm not decimated", she said, raising a middle finger.

Maher asked Griffin, "If you had to do it all over again, I assume you wouldn't take the picture?" "Ten months I waited to do that joke, ten months!"

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