Joan Rivers On Life Support As Celebrity ‘Get Well’ Wishes Pour in on Twitter
Ever since news of famed actress, comedian and television host Joan Rivers surfaced that she was rushed to the hospital in NYC and listed in critical condition following complications of a surgery on her vocal cords, celebrities have been reacting and rallying in support.
It was three days ago (August 28) that Rivers, 81, experienced serious complications, including stopping breathing, during surgery on her throat in a clinic in the upper east side of Manhattan.
Rivers was immediately rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital were she’s been in an induced coma ever since after reportedly going into cardiac arrest.
It was yesterday (August 30) that sources reported that Joan Rivers had been placed on life support.
Her daughter Melissa and other family have high hopes while facing the possibility of ending Rivers life support if her condition doesn’t improve.
Meanwhile, celebrities and friends of Joan Rivers are sharing their support for the Fashion Police television host including her co-host Kelly Osbourne, billionaire Donald Trump, TV host Ellen DeGeneres, comedian/actor Tom Arnold, actress/TV host Sherri Shepherd and others.
— Kelly Osbourne (@KellyOsbourne) August 30, 2014
.@Joan_Rivers Get well soon Joan – keep fighting!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 30, 2014
Please, please, let #JoanRivers pull through…
— Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) August 31, 2014
— Sherri Shepherd (@SherriEShepherd) August 31, 2014
We have a gig in 2 weeks and I'm not doing it without you YOU'RE BEING RIDICULOUS @Joan_Rivers
— Sarah Silverman (@SarahKSilverman) August 31, 2014