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David Letterman Apologizes to Comedy Writer Who Accused Him of Sexual Favoritism 10 Years Ago

David Letterman Apologizes to Comedy Writer Who Accused Him of Sexual Favoritism 10 Years Ago

Ten years after a former Late Night With David Letterman writer wrote a story excoriating the host for his treatment of women on the show, David Letterman has apologized to the writer and other women who worked for him.

In a follow-up piece in Vanity Fair to her viral 2009 story "Letterman and Me," comedy writer Nell Scovell describes a recent meeting between herself and Letterman in New York where he apologized for how female writers and other staffers were treated on Late Night. Of his track record of hiring few women to write on the show, Letterman told Scovell, "It was ...

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