Lena Dunham likes to speak her mind.
She also likes to make jokes.
And this combination has gotten the Girls actress/creator in trouble on multiple occasions, prompting apology after apology.
Click through the following examples of times Dunham has stepped into some scalding hot water with the public. (NOTE: Click on each headline for more on each story.)
Lena Dunham wore a scarf like a hijab in 2012, cracking wise about her post "nap" look and later having to apologize. Click the headline above for more.
Did she buy the selfie book ironically? Probably. But that still means she gave Kim money.
Dunham may not have been wrong about Bieber seemingly talking about date rape, but she angered quite a few young women in the process here.
It sucks to get beat up online. It sucks a lot more to get beat up in real life.
Cosby SUCKS, don't get us wrong. But what he (allegedly?) did to all those women was not akin to the Holocaust.
Which started as the result of a story she told in her memoir about her sister's vagina.
The Internet reacted with consternation over this admission.
No way oes Dunham know what the letters "TMI" stand for.
This one came from a joke she made about an uncle molesting her.
Here was a (mostly one-sided) feud that we never saw coming, as Dunham rambled on about Beckham's seeming non-interest in her at a celebrity-filled event.
In May of 2013, Dunham Tweeted a happy holiday to followers, adding: "I've already peed in two different Starbucks bathrooms!" She ended up fighting with Fox News commentators over the remark.
In early 2013, Dunham joked: "I'm not super-thin, but I'm thin for, like, Detroit." This was considered more than just a slam against a city, but a slam against African-Americans, considering how many of them live in Detroit.
We should really blame Donald Trump for this one.
The goal of this statement was admirable: she wants to relate as much as possible to those who have had an abortion so she can fight for their rights. The wording of this statement? It was terrible.