David Letterman Talks Fatherhood, Late Night Hosts, Politics, and “Trumpy”
New York magazine has a great interview out this week with the gloriously bearded David Letterman, and the lengthy chat covers everything from parenthood to late night to if he’s been in touch with Jay Leno at all (“No. I’m assuming I will bump into him before we die”) to his... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Jeff Sessions and Trump’s Ties to Russia
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at the recent news that Attorney General Jeff Sessions met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign despite claiming under oath during his confirmation hearing that he didn’t. &ld... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Scolds the Media for Falling for the “Presidential Trump” Trick Again
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at Donald Trump’s address to Congress earlier this week and how the insanely low bar news pundits have set for Trump — by praising him for things like his “new tone” an... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert Responds to the Democrats’ Response to Trump’s Address to Congress
Here’s a clip from last night’s live Late Show episode, where Stephen Colbert takes a closer look at the very strange and confusing Democratic response to Trump’s address to Congress by former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear. “Showing a retired politician from a darkened cafe... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’s Desi Lydic Attempts to Find Paid Trump Protesters in Alabama
Republican lawmakers have recently been flooded with angry constituents at town halls across the country in response to the Trump administration, and since Trump and his supporters keep alleging that the protesters are paid and bussed in from other districts, Daily Show correspondent Desi Lydic deci... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at White House Leaks and Trump Whining About the Press
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at Trump’s agenda ahead of his first address to Congress tonight. As Meyers notes, so far Trump has spent way more time publicly attacking the press than actually doing his job — t... [Read More]
‘The Onion’ Will Provide Live Commentary of Trump’s Address to Congress on Fusion Tomorrow
Donald Trump makes his first presidential address to Congress tomorrow night, and The Onion will be going live on Fusion to cover it. Fusion announced today that The Onion Presents Trump’s Address to Congress will air live tomorrow night at 9:00pm, and it will include “real-time, running... [Read More]
Anthony Atamanuik Wants to Play Trump at This Year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Since Donald Trump became president, this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner seemed pretty much doomed to be terrible. First Samantha Bee announced she will host her own Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner special, then outlets like Vanity Fair and The New Yorker canc... [Read More]
Anthony Atamanuik Wants to Play Trump at This Year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Since Donald Trump became president, this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner seemed pretty much doomed to be terrible. First Samantha Bee announced she will host her own Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner special, then outlets like Vanity Fair and The New Yorker canc... [Read More]
John Oliver Reminds Republicans It’s Time for Their Obamacare Replacement: “Tick Tock, Motherfuckers”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver looks at the Republicans’ promise to replace Obamacare with something even better and why options like refundable tax credits, health savings accounts, block grants, and high-risk pools don’t solve the probl... [Read More]