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The Federal Communications Commission has ruled that it will not punish 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' for a lewd joke Colbert made on a May 1 show that inundated the regulatory body with thousands of complaints. 

Colbert made a joke about President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, suggesting that their relationship was sexual in nature. 

Colbert has not apologized for the joke, but did say that he should have been less crude. 

'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' airs on CBS  (CBS)

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