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The Morning Briefing: Samantha Bee Makes A Bad 'Joke' and Much, Much More

Samantha Bee, host of "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee," poses at an Emmy For Your Consideration screening of the television talk show at the Writers Guild Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Good Friday morning.

Here is what’s on the President’s agenda today:

  • The President participates in the U.S. Coast Guard Change-of-Command Ceremony
  • President Trump meets with the Secretary of State

I have a condensed version of The Briefing for you this morning.

Samantha Bee calls Ivanka Trump a See You Next Tuesday

Samantha Bee apologizes to Ivanka Trump for calling her a vulgar slur

Samantha Bee apologizes for ‘unfiltered’ slam on Ivanka Trump while accepting ‘social change’ award

Kathy Griffin Blames Trump For Samantha Bee’s Apology: ‘Comics Held To Higher Standards Than The President’

State Farm becomes second sponsor to drop Samantha Bee over Ivanka Trump slur

Other morsels:

Comey Interviewed As Prosecutors Consider Charging McCabe

Texas boy spells ‘koinonia’ correctly, wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Virginia Democrat’s ad: After 9/11 the greatest threat to America lived in a cave. Now he lives in the White House

Joy Reid’s old blog showed photoshopped McCain as Virginia Tech shooter

MSNBC stays silent as Joy Reid comes under more scrutiny

Imran Awan Allegedly Tried ‘To Hide His Money’ While DOJ Negotiates With Him

Bill Clinton doesn’t think he should’ve resigned over Lewinsky affair

John Boehner says “There is no Republican Party. There’s a Trump party”

Google under fire for listing ‘Nazism’ as the ideology of the California Republican Party

Bannon: Rosenstein should be ordered to turn over documents on FBI source

Roseanne says she ‘begged’ ABC to save her show

Millennials trust Amazon and PayPal over banks when it comes to personal data

Mueller has spent $17 million over course of investigation: DOJ

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!