Jon Stewart defends Samantha Bee in wake of Ivanka Trump controversy

Jon Stewart Reacts to Samantha Bee Controversy Conservatives “Don’t Give a S**t about the Word C**t”

While many on the right called for Bee's apology with Donald Trump even calling for "low talent Samantha Bee's [removal] for the frightful language used on her low ratings show", several people on the left chose to side with her.

"Why aren't they firing no talent Samantha Bee for the disgusting language used on her low ratings show?" he tweeted Friday morning. Bee called the picture tone-deaf given the growing scandal involving missing immigrant children and described Ivanka Trump as a "feckless c--".

"Stewart wasn't buying the outrage from the right, implying that Bee shouldn't have apologized, and he suggested it was all calculated and part of the "'we're the real victims' game" conservatives play.

Sanders told The Wrap in a statement: "The language used by Samantha Bee last night is vile and vicious".

Jon Stewart has weighed in on the controversy that erupted after Samantha Bee made a lewd comment about Ivanka Trump on a recent episode of Full Frontal. The former Daily Show host took exception to White House tactics to get the TBS show canceled arguing that it was all part of a "game" that the political right in the USA play.

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Stewart addressed the controversy during a question-and-answer session at the Clusterfest comedy festival in San Francisco, The Daily Beast reported. "It's a game, it's a strategy and it's working", he said.

Stewart does have a point in regards to Trump's and his followers' response to Bee's usage of the word "cunt".

"Don't get caught in a trap of thinking you can live up to a code of integrity that will be enough for the propagandist right", he continued. "And so, create your own moral code to live by, but don't be fooled into trying to make concessions that you think will mollify them". "[Trump] says [the C-word] instead of 'please, ' I'm guessing".

Stewart then turned to Bee's comments in particular.

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