Samantha Bee rips NBC for giving Donald Trump airtime: 'Ratings matter more than brown people' (Video)

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Samantha Bee tore into NBC on this week's episode of "Full Frontal" due to the network's refusal to outright condemn Donald Trump "because ratings matter more than brown people."

"To their credit, NBC did sever ties with Trump after he called Mexicans rapists, if by 'severing ties' you mean 'inviting him on their flagship comedy programs to show millions of Americans what a fun guy he is,'" Bee said Monday.

She was of course referring to when Trump hosted "Saturday Night Live" last year in September and, more recently, when the GOP candidate appeared on "The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon." After his appearance on the latter program, Fallon got ripped to shreds for asking nothing but softball questions before ruffling Trump's hair.

"Aww, Trump can be a total sweetheart with someone who has no reason to be terrified of him," Bee said. "I notice there were no cutaway shots to The Roots."

"Network execs and a lot of their audience can ignore how very dangerous Trump is because to them, he isn't. They're not gonna be deported," she continued. "They're not gonna live under a president who thinks of them as a collection of sex toys. They're not racist, they just don't mind if other people are, which is just as bad."

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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 10: Correspondent Samantha Bee speaks on the episode that John Oliver takes over as summer guest host of 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' on June 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Comedy Central)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Actress Samantha Bee (L) and Jason Jones attend 2014 American Comedy Awards at Hammerstein Ballroom on April 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Samantha Bee attends The Night Of Too Many Start Live Telethon on March 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Comedy Central)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 02: Samantha Bee speaks at Dove April Truth Day Event with Samantha Bee of 'The Daily Show' on April 2, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Dove)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Jason Jones, Samantha Bee, and Larry Wilmore attend The Night Of Too Many Start Live Telethon on March 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Comedy Central)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 13: (L-R) Seth Green, Anderson Cooper, Samantha Bee, Kevin Reilly, President, TBS & TNT & Chief Content Officer, Turner Entertainment, David Levy, President, TBS, Inc., Charles Barkley, Donna Speciale, President, Turner Ad Sales, TBS, Inc., Billy Eichner, John Martin, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, TBS, Inc., Eric Dane, and Jeff Zucker, President, CNN Worldwide. TBS, Inc. attend the Turner Upfront 2015 at Madison Square Garden on May 13, 2015 in New York City. 25201_002_TW_0473.JPG (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Turner)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Samantha Bee attends the 2nd Annual LOL With LLS Comedy Night to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on May 18, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 02: Samantha Bee attends Dove April Truth Day Event with Samantha Bee of 'The Daily Show' on April 2, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Dove)
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