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“Joan Rivers died Thursday at the age of 81, her daughter Melissa Rivers confirmed. The controversial comedian and “Fashion Police” co-host was rushed to Mount Sinai hospital in New York on Aug. 28 after she stopped breathing during a procedure on her vocal cords at a clinic, TMZ was first to report. Rivers remained in the hospital and was kept on life support as her condition fluctuated, moving in and out of intensive care throughout the week.” Read the official release here: Cenk Uygur ( and Ana Kasparian ( of The Young Turks discuss her life. Cenk discusses what may be a controversial stance on Joan Rivers, specifically her comedy. Cenk and Ana also discuss some of her recent comments on The Obama’s and Palestine. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

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