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The 18 Most Patriotic Late Night Clips of the Year (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Posted: 07/03/2012 1:24 pm

Over the last year, the late night hosts have celebrated everything both wonderful and terrible about America (or Amercia if you're Mitt Romney). This 4th of July, let's all take a look back at the most patriotic late night clips of the year.

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  • Daily Show - National Bullsh*t Ceiling

    Last year at this time, we were all very concerned with Armadebtdon and Jason Jones was warning that we were very close to hitting the National Bullsh*t Ceiling. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Colbert Report - Rick Parry for Iowa (and America)

    <a href="" target="_hplink">Colbert Super PAC</a> put its full weight behind Rick <em>Parry</em> in Iowa, including this corn porn campaign ad. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - Media Reacts To Conan's Same-Sex Wedding News

    Before he hosted the <a href="" target="_hplink">first late night same-sex wedding</a> on stage in New York, Conan O'Brien showed how the media was reacting to the big news.

  • Daily Show - Benjamin Franklin Interview

    To make up for his <a href=""target="_blank">inadvertent lies about Congress' history of working on Christmas</a>, Jon Stewart went back in time to interview Benjamin Franklin. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • SNL - Tim Tebow Meets Jesus

    Tim Tebow (AKA the <a href=""target="_blank">Rick Perry of the NFL</a>) has an encounter with Jesus in the locker room. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Colbert Report - Rock Me Like a Herman Cain

    Stephen Colbert and Herman Cain weren't quite a united front at the <a href="">"Rock Me Like a Herman Cain"</a> Rally in South Carolina. Colbert tried to the crowd of thousands that a <a href=""target="_blank">vote for Herman Cain</a> is a vote for Stephen Colbert. Meanwhile, Cain maintained that people should vote for <a href="">"we the people"</a> (or rather, whoever they felt like voting for). [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Letterman - Obama vs. Romney Cool/Not Cool

    David Letterman brought back his classic segment "Cool/Not Cool" to judge the singing ability of <a href=""target="_blank">President Obama</a> and <a href=""target="_blank">Mitt Romney</a>.

  • SNL - Newt Gingrich: Moon President

    <i>SNL</i> looked forward to 2014 when Newt Gingrich finally gets his <a href=""target="_blank">moon colony</a>. "May divorce be with you." [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - Clint Eastwood's Over-Dramatic Super Bowl Ad

    Conan O'Brien asks, did <a href=""target="_blank">Clint Eastwood's Super Bowl ad</a> really need to be so dramatic?

  • Jimmy Fallon - Let's Move with Michelle Obama

    Jimmy Fallon one-upped <a href=""target="_blank">Ellen Degeneres' push-up contest</a> against Michelle Obama. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Bill Maher - National Day of No Outrage

    Bill Maher brought his <a href=""target="_blank"><i>New York Times</i> op-ed</a> to <i>Real Time</i> and <a href="" target="_hplink">introduced a new persona for Mitt Romney</a>.

  • JImmy Fallon - Slow Jam the News with Obama

    President Obama took further steps to secure his second term by taking <a href=""target="_blank">Brian Williams' place</a> and slow jamming the news with Jimmy Fallon. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jimmy Kimmel - Unnecessary Censorship at the White House

    Jimmy Kimmel opens his <a href="" target="_hplink">White House Correspondents' Dinner speech</a> with a special edition of Unnecessary Censorship.

  • Jay Leno - Obama and Romney's 'Call Me Maybe' Car Dance

    Leave it to Jay Leno to bring Obama and Romney together with the song of the summer. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - US Citizenship Test: Most American Pie Edition

    Conan O'Brien attempted to prove how patriotic he is by passing the same US citizenship test that immigrants take.

  • Colbert Report - 'Amercia the Beatiful'

    In honor of <a href=""target="_blank">Mitt Romney's new iPhone app</a>, Stephen Colbert sang "Amercia the Beatiful" for Ronmey 2102. "SUA! SUA! SUA!" [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

    One of the many highlights of Conan O'Brien's trip to Chicago was his <a href="" target="_hplink">visit to the Abraham Lincoln Museum</a> where he met not one, but four Lincoln impersonators.

  • Daily Show - Fake President Herman Cain

    John Oliver launched a new series in which he interviews fake President Herman Cain with this segment about Nicolas Cage and National Treasure. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]


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