Tuesday comedian Kathy Griffin advocated for President Trump to inject a “Syringe with nothing but air inside it,” adding in her tweet “F**K TRUMP.”
Leaving no question as to the intention of her tweet, Kathy Griffin doubled down and responded to a tweet from the Washington Examiner.
Washington Examiner tweeted:
Daniel Chaitlan tweeted:
Kathy Griffin responded to this tweet by writing:
Go f**k yourself. Do you wanna tussle with me, you fucking amateur? #100ThousandDead
In 2017, Griffin infamously did a photo shoot with a mock bloody severed head of President Trump.
Griffin apologized at the time but in the years since has walked back her apology.
Video from June 2017:
“The whole outrage was BS. The whole thing got so blown out of proportion,” the comedian said in an interview on Australian television in August of 2017.
July 3, 2017 Reporter Yashar Ali reported that Kathy Griffin had been interviewed by the Secret Service.
“News: Kathy Griffin has been interviewed by the Secret Service, in-person, for over an hour….investigation still not closed.” Ali tweeted.
In July of 2019, Griffin said “I’m still totally blacklisted…No network will touch me. No streaming service will touch me. Nobody. And yet, I’m an earner. I’ve made them all money, and I’ll make them money again. I have to dig myself out of this hole.”
Here are some of the many responses to Griffin’s tweet from angry Trump supporters.
Verified Twitter user and failed comedian, @kathygriffin, openly admits to encouraging people to assassinate the President of the United States.
Another example of Tweet that
1. Violates Twitter’s Rules
2. Violates the Law
If this was a Conservative they’d be banned instantly. pic.twitter.com/plwirLjZQk
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) May 27, 2020
— Thora Powers (@WyrdChyk) May 27, 2020