(TODAY.MSNBC.MSN) — Patricia Heaton is back on Twitter, tail firmly between her legs.

After sparking outrage for Rush Limbaugh-esque tweets insulting Sandra Fluke, and deleting her entire Twitter account in the ensuing backlash, the actress has returned.

“I apologized to Ms Fluke last week. I may not agree with her views but I didn’t treat her with respect and I’m sorry. I was wrong. Mea Culpa,” Heaton tweeted moments ago.

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