Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this reality show about comedian Kathy Griffin features lots of cursing, though the most offensive words are bleeped. The humor is adult-oriented and covers sex, alcohol, politics, and intimate relationships. Griffin makes fun of everybody, including her parents and her fans. Griffin is honest about her search for fame and admits that her occasional altruistic acts are merely hunts for media attention.
Griffin makes jokes about sex occasionally, but nothing graphic.
Griffin curses constantly. The biggies are bleeped, but "bitch," "whore," "ass," etc. are all common.
Griffin's life seems pretty shallow, with the constant push for fame overriding all else. Her self-deprecating humor largely centers on Hollywood and celebrities. She leans left politically and voices anti-Bush, pro-gay, pro-women's issues stances.
Luxury brand names, like Prada, are mentioned occasionally.
Drugs / Tobacco /
Social drinking, plus Griffin makes fun of how much her elderly parents drink.