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Entertainment Comedian Lisa Lampanelli unloads on heckler during a stand-up show

01:05  12 june  2018
01:05  12 june  2018 Source:   usatoday.com

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Lisa Lampanelli standing posing for the camera: A video of comedian Lisa Lampanelli swearing at an audience member who offered to pay her to shut up went viral following her Sunday stand-up show in San Jose, Calif.© Dan MacMedan/USA TODAY A video of comedian Lisa Lampanelli swearing at an audience member who offered to pay her to shut up went viral following her Sunday stand-up show in San Jose, Calif.

Comedian Lisa Lampanelli, whose domain name is InsultComic.com, doubled down on her "Queen of Mean" moniker Sunday , going off on a heckler at her stand-up show in San Jose, Calf.

In a video shot by an audience member at Lampanelli's show at the City National Civic and published by TMZ,  the comedian unleashed a volley of expletives at a man in the audience.

She offered to give the man back the money for his ticket if he'd leave, saying, “If you’re going to (expletive) talk (expletive) to me at my own show, (expletive), I will give you personally your money back because I don’t need to work for people.".

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Lisa Lampanelli (born Lisa Marie Lampugnale; July 19, 1961)[1] is an American stand - up comedian and insult comic. After more than 30 pages on her search for the "perfect black man," Lampanelli moves on to outline her standup career, from handling hecklers to doing The Tonight Show

With more than 21 years in stand - up comedy , Lampanelli has reached a place in her life where she’s How is Parker doing today? Lisa Lampanelli : Oh he’s good. He was a little sick last week. But I was making all these enemies on planes because he kept barking during take-off and landing.

The heckler made her a counter offer, saying, "I'll give you a hundred bucks to shut the (expletive) up."

Lampanelli got even angrier an threw his cash in his face, threatening to tear it up. "Give me that. I'll (expletive) tear it up you idiot," she said. "Now get the (expletive) out of here."

She briefly turned her focus and four-letter words to the lighting technician before telling the audience that she didn't need their input: "One more (expletive) sentiment from anyone who isn't me and the person I'm talking to and you can get the (expletive) out."

Lampanelli, 56, has been a frequent participant in Comedy Central's celebrity roasts, including that of Donald Trump in 2011. The following year, she was a contestant on his reality show Celebrity Apprentice. She has also received two Grammy nominations for best comedy album, first in 2007 and again in 2015.

A representative for Lampanelli did not immediately respond to USA TODAY's request for comment. She has not addressed the incident on her social media accounts, either.

Related video: James Corden deals with a persistent heckler (via CBS)


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