Samantha Bee apologized for her vulgar remark about Ivanka Trump, however she has extra to say concerning the controversy it sparked.
A TBS spokesman confirmed on Sunday that Bee will deal with the topic when her present, “Full Frontal,” returns on Wednesday.
The spokesman had no additional particulars to share. However different sources with data of the matter mentioned Bee and her producers are engaged on an in-depth response that may lead Wednesday’s episode.
TBS and CNN are each owned by Turner, a subsidiary of Time Warner.
Bee and the producers began brainstorming about what to say on Thursday, the identical day she publicly apologized.
“I wish to sincerely apologize to Ivanka Trump and to my viewers for utilizing an expletive on my present to explain her final night time. It was inappropriate and inexcusable. I crossed a line, and I deeply remorse it,” Bee mentioned in a press release Thursday.
Bee had gone after Trump for failing to take motion to cease the separation of undocumented households.
“Ivanka Trump, who works on the White Home, selected to publish the second most oblivious tweet we have seen this week,” Bee mentioned on her present, “Full Frontal.” “You realize, Ivanka, that is a phenomenal photograph of you and your little one, however let me simply say, one mom to a different, do one thing about your dad’s immigration practices, you feckless c***!”
Bee added that the president listens this his daughter and mentioned that she ought to “Placed on one thing tight and low-cut and inform your father to f***ing cease it. Inform him it was an Obama factor and see the way it goes, OK?”
Bee’s community added in a press release of its personal that the host took “the precise motion in apologizing for the vile and inappropriate language.”
“These phrases shouldn’t have been aired,” TBS mentioned. “It was our mistake too, and we remorse it.”
The clip of Bee making the comment has since been pulled from YouTube and Twitter.
Bee’s feedback precipitated outrage on-line and drew condemnation from White Home Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, who mentioned Bee’s language was “vile and harsh.”
“The collective silence by the left and its media allies is appalling,” Sanders mentioned. “Her disgusting feedback and present are usually not match for broadcast, and executives at Time Warner and TBS should show that such express profanity about feminine members of this administration is not going to be condoned on its community.”
Bee’s language got here simply days after Roseanne Barr’s hit sitcom “Roseanne” was canceled after she made racist feedback about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett.
It is not the primary time she’ll communicate concerning the feedback. Bee talked concerning the remarks and the backlash on the Tv Academy Honors awards.
“Each week I attempt to indicate the world as I see it, unfiltered. Typically I ought to in all probability have a filter. I settle for that,” Bee mentioned in a speech Thursday night time whereas accepting a Tv Academy Honors award, in response to a report from IndieWire. “I take it significantly once I get it proper and I do take accountability once I get it improper.”
CNNMoney’s Frank Pallotta contributed.
CNNMoney (New York) First printed June 3, 2018: 11:28 AM ET