Kathy Griffin's Most Outrageous Moments.

Controversial

One of the most outrageous moments in Kathy Griffin's career was a photoshoot where she held a fake decapitated head resembling then-President Donald Trump.

Emmy Acceptance

Griffin made headlines with her Emmy acceptance speech, humorously declaring that "a lot of people come up here and thank Jesus for this award.

Anderson Cooper's

During CNN's New Year's Eve broadcast with Anderson Cooper, Griffin surprised him with a spontaneous and memorable on-air kiss, leaving viewers and Cooper himself in shock.

Feud with Ellen

Griffin's public feud with Ellen DeGeneres gained attention, fueled by Griffin's claim that DeGeneres had a "mean streak.

Banned from

Griffin was banned from "The View" after a controversial appearance where she made off-color remarks about then-co-hosts Barbara Walters and Elisabeth Hasselbeck.

Strip Search

Griffin's humorous take on her experience being subjected to a strip search at the airport became an outrageous and memorable moment in her stand-up routine.

NSA Surveillance

Griffin incorporated jokes about NSA surveillance and her own imagined inclusion on a government watchlist into her routine, showcasing her ability to tackle sensitive topics with humor.

Suck it, Jesus

During a comedy special, Griffin exclaimed, "Suck it, Jesus, this award is my God now!" The irreverent remark stirred controversy and highlighted Griffin's penchant for pushing boundaries.

Divorce Announcement

Griffin announced her divorce from husband Randy Bick on social media in a video that featured her humorously claiming she was "single and free."

Trump's Twitter

Engaging in a Twitter feud with then-President Trump, Griffin faced both support and criticism for her outspoken and unapologetic responses, adding to her collection of outrageous moments.