Amber Ruffin Responds to John Kelly’s Civil War Comments on ‘Late Night’
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly made news this week for saying the Civil War happened because of “the lack of ability to compromise” and that Robert E. Lee was an “honorable man,” so during last night’s Late Night, Seth Meyers welcomed writer Amber Ruffi... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin Responds to John Kelly’s Civil War Comments on ‘Late Night’
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly made news this week for saying the Civil War happened because of “the lack of ability to compromise” and that Robert E. Lee was an “honorable man,” so during last night’s Late Night, Seth Meyers welcomed writer Amber Ruffi... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at the First Charges in Mueller’s Russia Investigation
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at yesterday’s news about Robert Mueller’s first charges in the Russia investigation and how Trump reacted to the indictments on Twitter. “He is so bad at this,” Meyers... [Read More]
An Excerpt from ‘Paul Ryan Magazine’: Proust Questionnaire, by Anna Heyward
What is your greatest fear? My greatest fear is of teens, and the possibility of a reckless, bullying majority that they represent. It is worst when they are polite; that’s when I am most likely to have something thrown at me. What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? The worst things ab... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Fox News’s Hillary Clinton-Obsessed Alternate Reality
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at how Trump has managed to turn even his condolence calls to Gold Star families into an opportunity to brag about himself, which is in turn an opportunity for Fox News to shower him with... [Read More]
Trump, Bannon, and Pence Encounter a Terrifying Monster in the Woods on ‘The President Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Halloween-themed episode of The President Show, where Anthony Atamanuik’s Donald Trump and Peter Grosz’s Mike Pence head to a party with Republican donors but make an ill-fated stop at Donald J. Trump State Park along the way. What begins as ge... [Read More]
Trump, Bannon, and Pence Encounter a Terrifying Monster in the Woods on ‘The President Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Halloween-themed episode of The President Show, where Anthony Atamanuik’s Donald Trump and Peter Grosz’s Mike Pence head to a party with Republican donors but make an ill-fated stop at Donald J. Trump State Park along the way. What begins as ge... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘South Park’ Are Haunted by Their Pasts in the Trump Era
It’s been almost two years since Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live, but the shock of Lorne Michaels actually inviting him still hasn’t worn off. Yes, he had hosted in 2004 back when he seemed to be a mostly harmless reality TV blowhard, but this was after he called Mexicans rapists... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘South Park’ Are Haunted by Their Pasts in the Trump Era
It’s been almost two years since Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live, but the shock of Lorne Michaels actually inviting him still hasn’t worn off. Yes, he had hosted in 2004 back when he seemed to be a mostly harmless reality TV blowhard, but this was after he called Mexicans rapists... [Read More]
Watch Roy Wood Jr.’s Speech at the Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association Dinner
Last year, Hasan Minhaj gave an excellent speech at the annual Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association Dinner, and during last night’s ceremony another Daily Show correspondent got his turn. Despite semi-losing his voice prior to the ceremony, Roy Wood Jr. addressed the crowd of... [Read More]