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Read Samantha Bee's on-air apology

In a new episode of "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" on Wednesday, the late-night host addressed the controversy over her use of a vulgar term to describe first daughter Ivanka Trump. Bee spoke directly to the camera for nearly two minutes before the show's opening credits.

Samantha Bee's on-air mea culpa: 'Sorry for breaking America'

Samantha Bee attempted to turn the page in her first on-air appearance since her use of a vulgar term to describe Ivanka Trump landed her in hot water last week, but before doing so, she had a tongue-in-cheek message: "Sorry for breaking America."

Samantha Bee becomes latest comic forced to play defense

Samantha Bee is expected to kick off her TBS show Wednesday night addressing the controversy over her use of a vulgarity to describe Ivanka Trump. In the process, she becomes merely the latest purveyor of political humor to get singed by their own red-hot rhetoric since the start of the Trump presidency.