Lena Dunham issues 2nd apology to New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.

Jennifer Konner, Jenna Lyons, and Lena Dunham attend the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

Actress Lena Dunham issued an apology on Saturday to Odell Beckham Jr. for presenting her “totally narcissistic assumptions about what” the New York Giants wide receiver was thinking at the Met Gala recently.

Dunham recently posted a Q-and-A with comedian Amy Schumer on her blog in which she discussed their night at the famous New York Ball.

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Dunham said, “You and I were literally sitting across from each other at the Met Ball, and it was so surreal to get to do that.”

“I was sitting next to Odell Beckham Jr., and it was so amazing because it was like he looked at me and he determined I was not the shape of a woman by his standards. He was like, ‘That’s a marshmallow. That’s a child. That’s a dog.’ It wasn’t mean — he just seemed confused.”

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“The vibe was very much like, ‘Do I want to (expletive) it? Is it wearing a … yep, it’s wearing a tuxedo. I’m going to go back to my cell phone.’ It was like we were forced to be together, and he literally was scrolling Instagram rather than have to look at a woman in a bow tie. I was like, ‘This should be called the Metropolitan Museum of Getting Rejected by Athletes.’

The Twitter-verse blew up at Dunham as many were upset by her accusations Beckham was ignoring her because of what she looked like.

The Girls creator issued a mea culpa Friday on Twitter.

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She then issued a third tweet attempting to drag Schumer into the conversation.

Clearly, the apology was not enough as she issued another apology Saturday on Instagram.

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I owe Odell Beckham Jr an apology. Despite my moments of bravado, I struggle at industry events (and in life) with the sense that I don't rep a certain standard of beauty and so when I show up to the Met Ball surrounded by models and swan-like actresses it's hard not to feel like a sack of flaming garbage. This felt especially intense with a handsome athlete as my dinner companion and a bunch of women I was sure he'd rather be seated with. But I went ahead and projected these insecurities and made totally narcissistic assumptions about what he was thinking, then presented those assumptions as facts. I feel terrible about it. Because after listening to lots of valid criticism, I see how unfair it is to ascribe misogynistic thoughts to someone I don't know AT ALL. Like, we have never met, I have no idea the kind of day he's having or what his truth is. But most importantly, I would never intentionally contribute to a long and often violent history of the over-sexualization of black male bodies- as well as false accusations by white women towards black men. I'm so sorry, particularly to OBJ, who has every right to be on his cell phone. The fact is I don't know about his state of mind (I don't know a lot of things) and I shouldn't have acted like I did. Much love and thanks, Lena

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So far, Beckham has not responded publicly on social media. (ignored the story much like he supposedly ignored Dunham at the meal.)

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