Samantha Bee’s ‘Full Frontal’ Apologizes for ‘Nazi Hair’ Joke

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Samantha Bee and “Full Frontal” have apologized to a brain cancer patient for saying he had “Nazi hair” on a CPAC segment of their Wednesday night show.

“We deeply apologize for offending @_that_kyle in our CPAC segment. We only learned of his condition today & have removed him from the piece,” the show’s Twitter posted.

“Full Frontal’s” executive producer Miles Kahn has also announced that “Full Frontal” donated $1,000 to the GoFundMe campaign for Kyle Coddington, the subject of the comment.

The segment in question, narrated by Bee’s correspondent, Michael Rubens, brought viewers to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). CPAC has historically been a conservative gathering where attendees discuss ways to “break the resistance of Washington’s elites.”

“This venerable conference has long celebrated traditional small-government conservatism,” Rubens narrated. “Just last year, CPAC was dominated by Ted Cruz supporters and chirpy little shits with bowties. But Donald Trump, worried about a poor reception, canceled his appearance.

This year, the bowties were gone – replaced with Nazi hair.”

The b-roll of the conference featured attendees with cropped cuts and shaved heads, including Coddington.

His sister was quick to call out the late night host on Twitter, saying, “He actually has stage 4 brain cancer, but whatever floats your boat.”

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  1. Steve Hansen says:

    If the apology was sincere, that would be one thing. But this lady just makes fun of whoever she wants whenever she wants. The only reason she apologized is because she got called out and it’s not “politically correct” in her circles to mock cancer patients.

  2. H says:

    Samantha Bee never apologized for her fake propaganda stunt involving “masked Russian Internet trolls”. These people later went on to say that they faked it for the money “Full Frontal” show was paying, in the amount of $10K each.

  3. Jasmine says:

    More hate from the intolerant left. Just dispicable.

  4. RememberThePast says:

    People like Bee who are ignorant of the horror that the Nazi’s inflicted upon the world do not merit being seen on TV, ever.

  5. Jim Lang says:

    She should apologize for 30 minutes of little except sing-song chatter at chipmunk speed.
    Rachel Maddow has a brilliant 1-hour show, 5 nights a week. Bee can’t get it up for
    30-minutes, once a week.
    She always seems like she has to rush out because she has something more important to do.

    • JoeMcG says:

      Dude… Chill… it’s a comedy show, not the news. They’re trying to make us laugh. If they stumble onto something relevant, great, but their first duty is to nail the joke (pun intended). If Sam doesn’t make you laugh, or isn’t your cup of tea, don’t watch.

  6. El Howard says:

    Stage 4 brain cancer? Ok, Kyle has a good excuse for being angry and irrational enough to show up for CPAC. What excuses are all the other attendees using?

  7. Alex says:

    Only $1.000? What a bunch of cheap douchebags.

  8. Lisa says:

    How is anything involving Nazis a joke?

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