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Samantha Bee Delivers Fiery Apology in First TV Appearance Since Calling Ivanka Trump C-Word

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Published on June 7, 2018 - Duration: 01:08s

Samantha Bee Delivers Fiery Apology in First TV Appearance Since Calling Ivanka Trump C-Word

Returning to TV, comedian Samantha Bee, admitted she crossed the line but remains defiant in her fiery apology saying she’s sorry for distracting the public “from more important issues.” Nathan Rousseau Smith shows us.

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Samantha Bee Delivers Fiery Apology in First TV Appearance Since Calling Ivanka Trump C-Word

“You know a lot of people were offended and angry that I used an epithet to describe the president’s daughter and adviser last week.”????Comedian Samantha Bee returning to TV, admitting she crossed the line but remaining defiant in her fiery apology saying she’s sorry for distracting the public “from more important issues.”????“I hate that I did something to contribute to the nightmare of 24-hour news cycles that we’re all white-knuckling through."????Bee drew widespread criticism for calling Ivanka Trump a “feckless [expletive]” leading some sponsors to withdraw their support.

In her apology Bee claims she she was trying to reclaim the word.????"I should have known that a potty-mouth insult would be inherently more interesting to them [viewers] than juvenile immigration policy."????At the time of the insult, President Trump appeared to reference the cancellation of Roseanne Barr’s show for tweeting "Why aren’t they firing no talent Samantha Bee for the horrible language used on her low ratings show?

A total double standard but that’s O.K., we are Winning, and will be doing so for a long time to come!"

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