Mea Culpa: Public Celebrity Apologies

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  • Arsenio Hall
  • Dennis Rodman
  • Steve Martin
  • Cissy Houston
  • Marlo Hampton
  • Sherri Shepherd
  • Quvenzhane Wallis
  • A$AP Rocky
  • Donald Sterling
  • Columbus Short
  • Gabourey Sidibe

Steve Martin

Nobody was laughing when the legendary comedian made a racist crack on Twitter. "Is this how you spell lasonia?" Martin's tweet read. "Depends on whether you are in an Italian restaurant or an African American neighborhood." Martin deleted the tweet and apologized shortly after, saying he was "deeply embarassed" by the joke.

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