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Screengrab/Late Night with Seth Meyers Hours after Donald Trump coined the term “Spygate” (or rather, refurbished it) to refer to a conspiracy theory that the FBI spied on his 2016 presidential campaign under the Obama administration, late-night hosts took to their respective stages to dismiss the unsubstantiated claims and poke fun at the name. On
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Screengrab/The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Late-night hosts didn’t pull any punches on Sean Hannity following reports on Monday that the Fox News host was a client of President Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.  Hannity, who said on his radio show on Monday that he’s occasionally had “brief discussions” with Cohen about legal issues that he
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CBS Sean Penn had a busy week, appearing on CBS’ The Late Show With Stephen Colbert and comedy Central’s The Daily Show With Trevor Noah, before making a final stop at TBS’ Conan on Thursday to promote his new novel, Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff. The book, Penn’s debut, has been harangued by critics.  Penn first made
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Screengrab/Late Night with Seth Meyers Late-night hosts wasted no time in poking fun at former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s firing Tuesday by President Trump over Twitter. Tillerson was ousted barely four hours after he returned from an Africa mission, and with no face-to-face conversation with the president. On Late Night With Seth Meyers, the
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Screengrab/Late Night with Seth Meyers After President Donald Trump commented Monday that even if he didn’t have a weapon, he would have run into a school while a gunman was attacking in order to protect students. Late-night hosts had some thoughts.  NBC’s Late Night host Seth Meyers introduced a new portion of his program after reading the
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Courtesy of NBC Set to make her hosting debut on Saturday Night Live this week, Jessica Chastain stopped by The Tonight Show, where she and Fallon played a game in which they read short scenes, but swapped gender roles as a way to acknowledge the purpose of the Time’s Up initiative.  The first film scene was
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Screengrab/The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Late-night hosts took President Trump to task for comments he made Thursday, when the president reportedly questioned why the U.S. would want to admit more people from “shithole countries” during a meeting with lawmakers about a proposed bipartisan deal on immigration. The deal would have changed rules affecting immigrants
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Courtesy of NBC The late-night shows taped Tuesday’s shows before the results of last night’s Alabama Senate race, but that didn’t stop the hosts from talking about Doug Jones’ win over Republican Roy Moore on Wednesday. Everyone from Jimmy Fallon to Stephen Colbert had something to say about Moore’s loss, which was aided by the
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Courtesy of NBC Late-night hosts addressed the sexual harassment claim, and subsequent coming out as a gay man, made against Kevin Spacey throughout segments and monologues this week. In a segment called “Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That,” Trevor Noah was quick to joke about the backlash following Star Trek: Discovery actor Anthony Rapp’s accusation
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