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Barrymore: Letterman Story "Unfortunate"

Actress Drew Barrymore called the situation surrounding David Letterman's admission he had sex with women on his staff and the related alleged extortion attempt by a CBS producer "unfortunate."

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Barrymore, who flashed the late night star during a 1995 appearance on his show, joked, "I hope I didn't start anything by jumping on his desk!"

She added, referring to The Late Show with David Letterman, "I've always had fun there. I feel, you know, it's an unfortunate situation. I'm not one to comment on it, and I wish them the best, because that's an unfortunate situation."

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Barrymore appeared on "The Early Show" to promote her film, "Whip It," which opens Friday in theaters nationwide.

The "ET" star said she just heard the news Friday morning.

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"I just heard about it on the way in," she said, "so I know nothing about it."

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