Opinion: Bee's message was right even if her word wasn't

Many expressed outrage — some genuine, some perhaps as a political pose — over a bad word Samantha Bee called the President’s daughter (and senior adviser) on air. In everyday polite discourse, it was, by most standards, an unacceptable word. And no question, in a week where a celebrity comedian, Roseanne Barr, loses her job over a racist tweet about a former top official in an earlier presidential administration, Bee was at best treading on tricky ground.

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