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The BEST Late Night Clips of The Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(7) Comments | Posted December 23, 2012 | 11:48 AM

Before the last of the late night hosts headed off for a well-deserved break, they spent the week trying to find delicate reactions to the Newtown, Connecticut shooting, attempting to avert the Mayan apocalypse and celebrating the holidays.


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The 15 Best Late Night Guests of 2012 (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(4) Comments | Posted December 18, 2012 | 7:39 PM

With more and more people consuming late night TV online the morning after, if celebrities want as many people as possible to see their appearances they have to make them count. The 15 people below went above and beyond to deliver some of the best TV moments of...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of The Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(2) Comments | Posted December 15, 2012 | 3:01 PM

This past Monday night, long before the tragic events of Newtown, Connecticut occurred, Jon Stewart was wondering aloud: when exactly is the right time to talk about gun control in America? Stewart was referring to Bob Costas' much-criticized Sunday Night Football speech about gun...

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The 47 Funniest Political Videos of 2012 (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(8) Comments | Posted December 12, 2012 | 7:42 PM

If 2011 was the year of the 99%, 2012 was all about the 47%. Once the video of Mitt Romney dismissing just under half of the country leaked, that number would prove to haunt the rest of his short political career. Not only did Romney end...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of The Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted December 8, 2012 | 12:08 PM

Christmas came early to late night this year. Over the past week, late night hosts celebrated the holiday season by giving America the gift of entertainment and getting some pretty good presents of their own.

Stephen Colbert received the greatest gift of all, hosting the four major players from The...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted December 1, 2012 | 11:31 AM

The week after Thanksgiving found most of the late night hosts back at their desks, with the notable exceptions of David Letterman and Jimmy Fallon.

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert had a lot of catching up to do on the news they had missed the previous week, including the...

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Wyatt Cenac's Top 5 Funniest 'Daily Show' Segments (VIDEO)

(2) Comments | Posted November 26, 2012 | 5:18 PM

After four strong years, Wyatt Cenac will be departing The Daily Show next month. During that time, he grew from a puppet version of Michael Steele to a puppet version of himself, with many hilarious correspondent pieces in between.

Here's a look at some of his best moments...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(2) Comments | Posted November 17, 2012 | 11:17 AM

The election is over, but fortunately for the nation's late night hosts, there was plenty of news to joke about this week.

First and foremost, the David Petraeus affair scandal gave us the type of soap opera story we hadn't seen since Herman Cain sexually...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(16) Comments | Posted November 10, 2012 | 11:21 AM

After a week of late night marred by Hurricane Sandy, all eyes were back on the election this week, with predictions, results and the aftermath dominating the conversation.

The seemingly endless political season has created so much material for the late night shows that they may have...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted November 3, 2012 | 7:49 PM

Hurricane Sandy made landfall early this week, devastating much of the East Coast in its path. In ways that no one can quite grasp yet, it has interrupted and upended the presidential campaign. And of course, least importantly, it threw late night TV into uncertain turmoil.


At...

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The 25 Funniest Campaign Ad Parodies of the 2012 Election (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted November 1, 2012 | 9:06 AM

By the time we reach Nov. 6, more money will have been spent on TV advertising during this election than ever before. From the fiercely competitive GOP primary, to the massive injection of money by super PACs, to the final race to the finish between President Obama and...

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted October 27, 2012 | 11:10 AM

The final debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney drove a good amount of late night comedy this week, but the two men who really dominated were Tom Hanks and Donald Trump.

Hanks went on a whirlwind late night tour to promote his new movie Cloud Atlas,...

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The 20 Funniest Obama vs. Romney Parodies (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted October 25, 2012 | 12:16 PM

President Obama and Mitt Romney have only met face to face a few times over the last year. Besides the three debates, they appeared hours apart at the Clinton Global Initiative conference and lobbed jokes directly at one another at the Alfred E. Smith dinner.

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The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(8) Comments | Posted October 20, 2012 | 11:37 AM

Letterman, Leno and Fallon all had the week off, but the rest of the late night slate picked up the slack, delivering plenty of solid material on the second presidential debate.

Of those four shows, Kimmel's the only one that tapes live and can actually talk about an event...

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The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted October 13, 2012 | 12:58 PM

This week was all about the aftermath of the first presidential debate and the anticipation of the only vice presidential debate. Jon Stewart lamented President Obama's failures, Stephen Colbert celebrated Mitt Romney's comeback, and David Letterman tried to figure out why Romney won't come...

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The 12 Funniest Paul Ryan Parodies (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(2) Comments | Posted October 11, 2012 | 9:11 AM

Paul Ryan steps into the debate ring this week to face off against the highly seasoned, extremely gaffe-prone Vice President Joe Biden. Ryan has virtually no debate experience, but is widely viewed to have better discipline and ability to recall arcane economic figures than his opponent. No matter what, expectations...

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The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted October 6, 2012 | 12:31 PM

The first debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney was the big story this week on late night and everywhere else. The week began with the debate expectations game and ended with the overwhelming consensus that Mitt Romney shook up the race with his strong performance,...

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The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(31) Comments | Posted September 29, 2012 | 12:36 PM

Jimmy Kimmel began the week recovering from his Emmy hosting gig, in which he landed some killer jokes about Mitt Romney, but still lost to Jon Stewart.

Meanwhile, the presidential race actually took a back seat to the NFL replacement refs controversy for a good...

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The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(3) Comments | Posted September 22, 2012 | 11:42 AM

It didn't take long this week for the political media (and the late night shows) to shift away from Libya and Egypt and towards Mitt Romney's leaked fundraiser videos. While Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, Conan O'Brien and SNL were hammering Romney for his...

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The 15 Funniest Occupy Wall Street Parodies (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted September 15, 2012 | 2:02 PM

Monday, September 17th marks the the one year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street's launch in 2011. While the movement has faded from view over the last year, it continues to influence the national political debate. And if nothing else, we'll always have the comedy videos below...

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