Samantha Bee, who infamously known as Ivanka Trump a “feckless cunt” and not too long ago inspired her viewers to harass a Supreme Court docket justice, has been canceled after seven seasons.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee gained’t return to TBS within the fall, the newest obvious sufferer of Discovery’s takeover of WarnerMedia, which has brought about upheavals all through the company, together with at CNN. In asserting its cancellation, the present couldn’t resist one closing dig at Trump by making a reference to January 6.
To our loyal followers – we love you, you’re very particular. Go residence, and go residence in peace.
— Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (@FullFrontalSamB) July 25, 2022
Samantha Bee, 52, persistently used her ratings-challenged present to push a leftist agenda, whipping up anger in opposition to then-President Donald Trump (R) and his household. Her signature hectoring tone mixed feminist rage with left-wing smugness — a noxious concoction that endeared her to Democratic elites however repelled common viewers, leaving her within the scores mud in comparison with different late-night comedians.
In her most notorious episode, which aired in 2018, the comic known as Ivanka Trump a “feckless cunt” throughout a rage-filled monologue in regards to the White Home’s unlawful immigration insurance policies, particularly, separations on the border.
— Joel Pollak (@joelpollak) June 1, 2018
Bee later apologized, after advertisers began dropping her present. “I want to sincerely apologize to Ivanka Trump and to my viewers for utilizing an expletive on my present to explain her final evening,” Bee stated in a press release. “It was inappropriate and inexcusable. I crossed a line, and I deeply remorse it.”
The comic not too long ago known as on her followers to harass Supreme Court docket Justice Samuel Alito, who penned the excessive courtroom’s majority opinion overturning Roe v. Wade. On her present final month, she instructed her viewers to “elevate hell in each restaurant Alito eats at for the remainder of his life,” including, “if Republicans have made our lives hell, it’s time to return the favor.”
When Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted this 12 months, Bee complained that “this isn’t justice” whereas falsely claiming that Rittenhouse had incited violence when actually the jury concluded he had acted in self-defense.
Bee has additionally attacked Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R), calling him a racist who ought to “eat shit.”
The comic launched her TBS present in 2016 following a protracted stint as a correspondent for Comedy Central’s The Each day Present with Jon Stewart.