Brown’s cocoon of wavy curls and chandelier earrings bounced as she said, “I’m sorry for this whole thing with Luke... I’m tired of talking about him. The Luke P. show is cancelled. We will not return the season.” She punctuated her statement with a hearty “God bless the United States of America. Roll tide.”
The show was filmed in front of a nearly all-female studio audience, and the crowd erupted into applause, with cuts to women nodding their heads in solidarity. Parker had already huffed offstage.