The good strife: Charlie Sheen calmly presents at Emmys

Introduced by Emmy host and recurring “Two and a Half Men” guest Jane Lynch, estranged “Men” actor Charlie Sheen presented the lead comedy actor Emmy, greeted by an Emmy audience that could best be described as wary.

Those waiting for a veritable bomb to go off — or at least for a joke — didn’t get it. Sheen played it straight and succinct with an apology.

“From the bottom of my heart, I wish you nothing but the best for the coming season,” Sheen said. “We spent eight wonderful years together, and I know you will continue to make great television.

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