Colbert: Trump Should Just Hire Robert Mueller as His Attorney (Video)

Stephen Colbert kicked off Tuesday’s episode of “The Late Show” with an unconventional solution to Donald Trump’s problem finding lawyers to represent him in the ongoing Robert Mueller investigation: just hire Robert Mueller. Colbert noted that since the resignation of lawyer John Dowd, Trump has not been able to bring new blood to his defense … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel on Trump Typos: ‘He Won’t Be Swayed by a Bunch of Left-Wing Liberal Dictionaries’ (Video)

During his monologue on his show Wednesday night, Jimmy Kimmel had a lot to catch up on with “DO NOT CONGRATULATE” happening late enough on Tuesday that he only managed a brief mention of the note that launched a thousand memes from Tuesday. So he had to deal with that, as well as Donald Trump’s … Read more

‘Daily Show’ Host Trevor Noah: ‘If Being An A–hole Was an Arcade Game, [Trump] Would Have All the Top Scores’ (Video)

Dumping the news of FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe on a Friday night may not have spared Donald Trump from being skewered over the weekend by pretty much everyone else, but late night hosts like Trevor Noah on “The Daily Show” did have to wait until Monday to clown him for it — which is … Read more

Seth Meyers: ‘Trump is Freaking Out Like a Final Jeopardy Contestant Who Knows the Music Is About to Stop’ (Video)

The attempt at burying the firing of FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe as a Friday evening news dump of course does not work in this era of 24/7 news cycles, but it did mean that late night hosts had to wait until Monday to crack jokes about what somehow managed to be the biggest current … Read more

Andrew McCabe Denounces Trump After FBI Firing: ‘Slander’

Alex Wong/Getty Images In a blistering statement, Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said that he was fired as part of an “ongoing war” by President Trump against the special counsel investigation led by Robert Mueller into possible Russian interference in the 2016 election. McCabe was fired late Friday night, less than two days before … Read more

Watch John Oliver and Stephen Colbert Try to Trick Trump Into Talking to Mueller (Video)

“Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver was a guest on Wednesday’s episode of “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” and unsurprisingly, talk between the two former “The Daily Show” alums turned to their mutual arch enemy, Donald Trump. Earlier Wednesday, CNN reported that the president is willing, and wants, to talk to Special Counsel Robert Mueller. … Read more

‘SNL’ Weekend Update Congratulates Trump for ‘Managing to Keep Our Government Open for Almost One Whole Year’ (Video)

NBC Weekend Update on this week’s “SNL,” of course, kicked off by taking shots at President Donald Trump for the government shutdown down on Friday night. “Congratulations to President Trump for managing to keep our government open for almost one whole year,” said Weekend Update co-anchor Colin Jost, noting that Trump is blaming Minority Leader … Read more

Trump: News Media Will ‘Let Me Win’ in 2020 Because They’ll ‘Tank if I’m Not There’

MSNBC Donald Trump isn’t worried that persistent low approval polling or the ongoing special counsel investigation headed up by Robert Mueller will hurt his chances of winning reelection in 2020. In fact, he’s confident he’ll get a second term because he thinks that American media outlets will make sure it happens. In an on-the-record interview with … Read more