Don Lemon applauds Kathy Griffin's "nice rack" during live NYE broadcast

CNN host Don Lemon saluted comedian Kathy Griffin's "nice rack" during CNN's live New Year's Eve broadcast. Kathy joined CNN's Anderson Cooper in Times Square and shed her coat to reveal her lovely undergarment. Anderson, who hailed her "rockin' bod," asked - repeatedly and without success - if she'd like to put the coat back on.


"I have to say: nice rack," Don complimented. "I didn't know you had all of that going on."

At that moment Brooke's eyes widened in alarm and she confiscated Don's cup. He retrieved it, announced it contained Abita Beer and Brooke moved things along gracefully. You can watch a clip here.

It doesn't appear Kathy was offended. She got on with the evening and rang in 2016 making a dream come true..

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Jennifer Brett
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