Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at the Possible Government Shutdown on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at the fallout surrounding Trump’s “shithole” comments on immigration last week and how the standoff caused by Trump over DACA might result in a government shutdown tomorrow.... [Read More]
Why It Matters That Roseanne and Dan Voted for Trump
At this year’s TCA, Roseanne Barr announced that on the forthcoming revival of her sitcom Roseanne, her character Roseanne Conner will have, like Barr herself, voted for Trump. She decried political polarization, and she and Sara Gilbert discussed the ways families are divided over this electi... [Read More]
Comedians address comedy in the age of Donald Trump for Vice News
It’s the job of a comedian to take a look at the world and provide their spin on it. When… MORE Comedians address comedy in the age of Donald Trump for Vice News appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Seth Meyers on Trump’s “Merit-Based” Immigration Plan: “Your Whole Life Has Been the Opposite of Merit-Based”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at how Trump’s “shithole” immigration comments overshadowed all the other news over the weekend and how Trump responded to a question about the racist comments by saying &ldq... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Trump’s Immigration Meeting and Racist “Shithole” Comments
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at the latest updates in the Russia investigation as well as Donald Trump continuing to deny that there was any collusion or that he’s even under investigation. Meyers also recaps Trump&... [Read More]
‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Will Air a Live Episode After Trump’s State of the Union Address
The Daily Show and The Opposition aren’t the only late night shows planning live State of the Union coverage this month. Variety reports that over at CBS, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert will also air a live episode the same night Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver his first State of the ... [Read More]
Watch Kobi Libii’s Two-Part ‘Opposition’ Segment Investigating Former ‘Breitbart’ Writer Lee Stranahan
This week, The Opposition with Jordan Klepper aired a two-part segment from Citizen Journalist Kobi Libii, who headed out to Twin Falls, Idaho to investigate what far-right sites like Breitbart claimed was a horrific gang-rape of an Idaho girl by Syrian refugees that turns out to be – unsurpri... [Read More]
‘Full Frontal’s Ashley Nicole Black Meets Stacey Abrams, the “Political Shonda Rhimes”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, where correspondent Ashley Nicole Black heads to Georgia to meet gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, who just might become the first-ever black female governor in the country. As Black quickly learns, Abrams is extre... [Read More]
The Rise of “Clapter” Comedy
When news broke last week that FX’s critically acclaimed comedy Atlanta would finally be returning for its second season, I marked the occasion by rereading one of my favorite profiles of Donald Glover, which was published back in August 2016. Speaking to Vulture about... [Read More]
The Rise of “Clapter” Comedy
When news broke last week that FX’s critically acclaimed comedy Atlanta would finally be returning for its second season, I marked the occasion by rereading one of my favorite profiles of Donald Glover, which was published back in August 2016. Speaking to Vulture about... [Read More]