ARIZONA NEWS

Our favorite Joan Rivers quotes of all time

Sep 4, 2014, 3:18 PM | Updated: 3:52 pm

...

PHOENIX — The world lost a pretty outrageous woman Thursday when Joan Rivers passed away at the age of 81.

The comedian was hospitalized last week after going into cardiac arrest during a procedure. She was placed on life support before passing away.

As the entertainment world mourned her death, we wanted to take a look back at some of her best jokes. It certainly proved difficult given her long and hilarious career, but we were able to narrow it down after a lot of debate.

We wanted to show her raw comedic style in which no one was safe, especially herself. From some of her funniest self-deprecating one-liners to scathing shots at celebrities, Rivers never pulled a punch.

Rest in peace, Joan. You and your humor will be missed.

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Pass it along to the KTAR News team here.

Arizona News

Fatal Phoenix hit-and-run still at large, MCSO says...

Serena O'Sullivan

Truck driver who struck jogger in fatal hit-and-run still at large, MCSO says

A jogger died after a hit-and-run in New River on Saturday at around 10 a.m. Officials have found the vehicle but not the suspect.

1 hour ago

Phoenix apartment complex pool...

KTAR.com

Child in critical condition after being pulled from Phoenix apartment complex pool

A four-year-old girl is in critical condition after drowning in a Phoenix apartment complex pool on Sunday afternoon, officials said.

3 hours ago

Ted Kleca was last seen on Sunday at around 3 a.m., officials said. (Chandler Police Department pho...

Serena O'Sullivan

Silver Alert issued for missing Chandler man with cognitive condition

The Arizona Department of Public Safety issued a Silver Alert on Sunday for a 76-year-old Chandler man with a cognitive condition.

4 hours ago

File photo of a Valley Metro Tempe Streetcar. Officials are encouraging people to use mass transit ...

KTAR.com

1 woman killed, another injured in crash involving a light rail train in Phoenix

One woman was killed and another was injured in a crash involving a light rail car in Phoenix on Saturday night.

6 hours ago

Phoenix Fire...

David Veenstra

Phoenix police identify teen boy killed in fiery crash

Phoenix police identified the teen boy who died after a fiery automobile crash in south Phoenix on Saturday afternoon.

7 hours ago

sign of tonto national forest displayed at entrance of recreation site...

Tom Kuebel

National Forest Foundation and SRP agree to 5-year forest restoration agreement

The National Forest Foundation and SRP agreed to a five-year partnership to reduce wildfire risk and protect watershed basins in the Tonto National Forest.

8 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

...

DISC Desert Institute for Spine Care

Sciatica pain is treatable but surgery may be required

Sciatica pain is one of the most common ailments a person can face, and if not taken seriously, it could become one of the most harmful.

...

Day & Night Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing

Valley residents should be mindful of plumbing ahead of holidays

With Halloween in the rear-view and more holidays coming up, Day & Night recommends that Valley residents prepare accordingly.

...

Sanderson Ford

The best ways to honor our heroes on Veterans Day and give back to the community

Veterans Day is fast approaching and there's no better way to support our veterans than to donate to the Military Assistance Mission.

Our favorite Joan Rivers quotes of all time