Tracy Morgan

TNT has apologized for a lewd comment Tracy Morgan made about Sarah Palin during a live broadcast of Inside the NBA.

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During Thursday's broadcast, co-host Charles Barkley asked the 30 Rock star to compare Tina Fey's and Palin's looks. "Sarah Palin's good looking, isn't she?" Barkley asked.

Morgan replied: "Let me tell you something about Sarah Palin — she's good masturbation material."

"It's unfortunate Mr. Morgan showed a lack of judgment on our air with his inappropriate comments," a Turner spokesman said in a statement to TVGuide.com.

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