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Late-night TV host Stephen Colbert is addressing the controversy over vulgar jokes aimed at President Trump that spurred a #FireColbert hashtag, admitting that “a few words were cruder than they needed to be” but refusing to back down. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports. 
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Stephen Colbert Defends Trump Jokes That Sparked ‘Fire Colbert’ Backlash | TODAY

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