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Trump, Republicans Savaged on Late Night Over Health Care Vote (See!) 10

Trump, Republicans Savaged on Late Night Over Health Care Vote (See!)

The Senate vote on Obama Care played out like a Seinfeld episode; it was a vote about nothing. Republicans had no idea what they were voting for, yet the bill passed by one vote, opening the door to scathing commentaries on late night television. Stephen Colbert, who has skyrocketed to No. 1 in the ratings on his bitingly hilarious takedowns of President Trump, led the cavalcade. But “The Daily Show’s” Trevor Noah wasn’t far behind with a scorching analysis of the Senate’s vote. ...
Stephen Colbert Stews Donald Jr. in Cup of 'Colludles Soup' (See!) 12

Stephen Colbert Stews Donald Jr. in Cup of ‘Colludles Soup’ (See!)

Donald Trump Jr. is deep in the soup–make that “Colludles Soup”–with former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and brother-in-law Jared Kushner, over his meeting with a Russian lawyer with strong ties to Vladimir Putin, according to Stephen Colbert. The problem is Donald cooked his own goose by releasing a series of emails that not only contradicted two different explanations for the meetings but also implicated his two cohorts....
Stephen Colbert Couldn't Dodge Trump Russia Story... Even in Russia (See!) 14

Stephen Colbert Couldn’t Dodge Trump Russia Story… Even in Russia (See!)

Stephen Colbert is glad to be back in the U.S. of A., after traveling to Russia. He got a firsthand taste of what it’s like living a police state, where Big Papa Putin has eyes everywhere. “I don’t know if you knew this, but I was in Russia last week,” he told the audience. “Ah…you know who did know I was in Russia? Russian intelligence. Hardcore fans, evidently… followed me everywhere,” he said. ...
Stephen Colbert, Back From Vacation, Dives Into Trump's Latest Gaffes (See!) 16

Stephen Colbert, Back From Vacation, Dives Into Trump’s Latest Gaffes (See!)

Stephen Colbert may have gone on vacation over the Memorial Day weekend, but Donald Trump kept working, leaving a trail of excruciating gaffes, from his travel ban to his winner-of-all-winners… covfefe. Where to start? Where to start? The late night comedian has been hitting it out of the park thanks to the president, vaulting his show to No. 1 in the late-night ratings....
Alex Jones is pushing a fake cure for coronavirus on his Infowars web show. (Photo: ScreenCap)

Right Wing Harranger Alex Jones a Vile Fake; Stephen Colbert Explains (See!)

Alex Jones, the self-righteous right wing harranger, who attracted a large following by spewing vile racist and misogynistic invective over the radio and Internet, is finally getting his comeuppance in a most unusual way. Stephen Colbert hilarious explained his fall from grace. Jones’ strongly opinionated “reporting” pushed the envelope on fake news....
Colbert Dissects GOP Health Care Bill: Woopee, We're All Gonna Die! (Watch!) 24

Colbert Dissects GOP Health Care Bill: Woopee, We’re All Gonna Die! (Watch!)

Stephen Colbert once again trumped television news shows with a cogent analysis of the new Republican Health Care bill. President Trump is refusing to lend his name to the measure, so-called TrumpCare, because, well, it’s just that bad. Trump may be crazy, but he’s no fool. Both Republicans and Democrats pronounced the measure Dead on Arrival (DOA) in Congress, if for different reasons....
Jon Stewart Explains Trump's Constant Lying to Stephen Colbert (Watch!) 26

Jon Stewart Explains Trump’s Constant Lying to Stephen Colbert (Watch!)

Jon Stewart has a big problem with Donald Trump and he couldn’t resist popping in (literally) on Stephen Colbert to take on the president. At issue, Trump's constant and deliberate lying on everything from his anti-Semitism to the crime rate. Trump’s prevarications have led to open warfare with any news media outlet that points out his off-the-wall statements....
Jimmy Fallon Thumps Trump Again After Ratings Thrashing (Watch!) 28

Jimmy Fallon Thumps Trump Again After Ratings Thrashing (Watch!)

Jimmy Fallon has jumped on the Donald Trump train. The late-night comic dusted off his impersonation of the president again last night. He lampooned Trump over his supposed plans to launch his own television network. night rival Stephen Colbert has been bringing down the house with his Trump monologues. In the process, he’s been thrashing the “Tonight Show” in the ratings....
Trump Demotes ISIS, Now Media 'Enemy of People,' Says Colbert (see!) 30

Trump Demotes ISIS, Now Media ‘Enemy of People,’ Says Colbert (see!)

Donald Trump has a new enemy everyday. His latest is the media, It’s no longer just fake, but now it’s a full-fledged “Enemy of the People.” Oddly, the title is usually reserved for groups like ISIS, says Stephen Colbert. What gives? Colbert has rocketed in the ratings with his biting monologues on President Trump’s foibles....
Trump's Haywire News Conference Ignites Late Night Uproar (see!) 32

Trump’s Haywire News Conference Ignites Late Night Uproar (see!)

Donald Trump off-the-wall news conference was so bizarre even Jimmy Fallon brought his Trump caricature out of retirement to lampoon the president. But Stephen Colbert was untouchable with his analysis of events. Fallon has pretty much laid off Trump since he took office, despite his increasingly bizarre behavior....
Late Night Comics Go to Town on Donald Trump, Mike Flynn (see!) 34

Late Night Comics Go to Town on Donald Trump, Mike Flynn (see!)

There seems to be no end to the laughter about Donald Trump and his erstwhile National Security Adviser Mike Flynn. Late night comics jumped into the fray with pungent jokes about the hapless president and his latest crisis. Trump has become a staple on shows like “Saturday Night Live,” and can’t escape being lampooned during late-night monologues. Conan O'Brien, Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon have all worked Trump into their monologues. ...
Donald Trump Gets Thumped by Late Night Hosts Over Muslim Ban (see!) 38

Donald Trump Gets Thumped by Late Night Hosts Over Muslim Ban (see!)

Donald Trump may have America up in arms over his Muslim ban, but late night comedians are having a hilarious time poking fun at the bumbling incompetence of his administration. One thing’s certain about his presidency, he’ll keep the nation laughing. Almost as soon as Trump’s sweeping executive order banning Muslim refugees seven Arab countries been issue, federal judges in states across the country blocked several of its key provisions....
Late Night Comics Feast on Donald Trump, Mitt Romney Dinner (see!) 40

Late Night Comics Feast on Donald Trump, Mitt Romney Dinner (see!)

Late night comics Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah feasted on Donald Trump’s dinner with GOP critic Mitt Romney. The menu at the pricey New York City restaurant included frog legs and a rich serving of irony topped by a mound of hypocrisy. The jury is still out on whether Trump is just toying with Romney as payback for all the harsh things he said during the campaign....
Trump's New Conspiracy: Late Night Comics Out to Get Him, Too! (video) 42

Trump’s New Conspiracy: Late Night Comics Out to Get Him, Too! (video)

Donald Trump’s conspiracy theories are continuing to grow. No longer satisfied attacking the so-called “mainstream media,” the GOP candidate says comedians, like those on “Saturday Night Live,” are out to get him, too. He might want to take a look at late-night television as well. As his campaign becomes more like theater of the absurd, Trump is providing ample fodder for late-night monologues. ...
Stephen Colbert Goes Deep Off Grid to Find Jon Stewart for Late Show (see!) 46

Stephen Colbert Goes Deep Off Grid to Find Jon Stewart for Late Show (see!)

Stephen Colbert traveled deep “off grid” to dig up Jon Stewart last night on the “Late Show.” Colbert was looking for someone to explain how Trump became the Republican presidential nominee. “That guy?” Stewart exclaimed. Colbert was clearly facing a dilemma on the show. “How can we guess what will happen, when we can begin to explain how we got here,” he said....
Stephen Colbert Puts Nutty Wisconsin Primary in Perspective (watch!) 48

Stephen Colbert Puts Nutty Wisconsin Primary in Perspective (watch!)

Stephen Colbert lapsed back into his “Comedy Central” form on the “Late Show” last night. How could he resist? He lampooned the results of the nutty Wisconsin primary and Republican presidential contender Donald Trump in particular. Trump gave the comedian plenty of material to work with by demonstrating his total lack of knowledge about the government he plans to take over if elected. ...