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Kathy Griffin Regrets Taking 'Fashion Police' Gig So Soon After Joan Rivers' Death

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Shortly after announcing her resignation from Fashion Police, Kathy Griffin candidly spoke to Howard Stern about her former position. The comedian used the opportunity to explain her decision to leave, saying, "I probably shouldn’t have taken the gig. [Joan Rivers] just passed away six months ago."

Griffin also admits that the show was not her best work, and shouldn't be Rivers' legacy. She says, "What Joan did was so much bigger than that." Needless to say, it's been a rocky month for Fashion Police, which is still set to return on March 30th.