One Facebook user penned: "Give the girl a break and stop being so sensitive. Yes, it was Glenn's wife who died 14 years ago, not Glenn. Maybe Mylee being a lot younger then, was not even aware of the 'sensitivity' referred to today."
The 31-year-old Sunrise host, the granddaughter of Crocodile Dundee actor Paul Hogan, had started her new role on the show on December 23 before her outburst on December 28.
She has also gone silent on social media; her last post was on Christmas Day. Hogan has also reportedly been absent from screens.
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