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Amy Schumer actually apologizes for something from her stand-up act

"Trainwreck" star Amy Schumer walks back earlier joke deemed racially insensitive against Latinos.
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Incisive Comedy Central and "Trainwreck"star Amy Schumer — the current reigning queen of biting social commentary comedy — has apparently found her limit. Schumer's joke --”I used to date Hispanic guys, but now I prefer consensual” -- drew ire from critics, starting with a Guardian piece on her racial humor issues, though the comic initially defended the material.“I am a comic," Schumer wrote online. “I will joke about things you like and I will joke about things you aren’t comfortable with."

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But pressed by a fan on Twitter about the topic on Monday, Schumer proved to be more contrite:


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