Kathy Griffin Feuds with "Fame Whore" Lisa Bloom

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Lisa Bloom (left) and Kathy Griffin

"I'm not gonna sue Lisa Bloom. I don't think Lisa Bloom should be shot, like people want to shoot me," Griffin said.

Kathy Griffin and attorney Lisa Bloom are embroiled in a battle of words stemming from the comedian's faux Donald Trump severed head photo controversy in May.

In a video posted to her Facebook page on Oct. 19 that was meant “to blow the lid off fake feminism," Griffin didn't hold back on her thoughts of Bloom, whom she hired after the photo of her posing with a fake rendition of the president's severed, bloody head was posted online and led to public outcry. “There’s right and wrong, and I think it’s time to expose some stuff. I hired her [Bloom] for a couple of days during my Trump mask scandal. It didn’t go well," the comedian began.

“If you want my Lisa Bloom statement, anybody, OK, here it is. Yes, I got Bloomed. Yes, I did not have a good experience with her. I felt that she and her husband exacerbated my personal situation. That horrible press conference was a disaster," she said in reference to a press conference she did with Bloom in which she didn't lay off the president and detailed the "death threats" she said she received because of the photo.

Griffin added: “I’m not gonna sue Lisa Bloom. I don’t think Lisa Bloom should be shot, like people want to shoot me. So there’s my fucking statement.”

Then, on Sunday, Griffin tweeted, "Dear @LisaBloom pls stop calling me. If you’d like to refund me the tens of thousands of $$ I wasted on your services maybe I’ll talk to you."

The comedian also blasted Bloom in an interview with The Daily Beast, in which she described the press conference and her issues with Bloom in more detail. “[After the press conference] Lisa’s husband was physically holding the door closed, so we were in there, and Lisa was outside doing interviews in the hallway fame-whoring which we didn’t know at the time. We knew that the press conference was a disaster the minute it was over,” Griffin explained. In the interview, she also accused Bloom of "badgering" her and described the attorney as "extremely volatile."

Bloom, who herself has made waves lately for being an adviser on Harvey Weinstein's legal team (she later resigned), responded with a statement of her own, which was posted to her Twitter account on Sunday. In it, she said Griffin was the only client she'd ever had "who chose to extemporize at a press conference rather than read from notes we planned in advance."

She also called out Griffin's video, saying, "Kathy has now made a video about how women should stand together, and yet she's attacked me, a lifetime women's rights attorney, and not the rest of her team, all of whom were men." Bloom added that she found that "sad," but that she wishes her former client the best.

Read Bloom's full statement below.

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