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

Posted: 06/23/2012 12:20 pm

When President Obama and Mitt Romney aren't tearing each other apart, they are contending with hecklers on the campaign trail. This week, Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart both looked into the psychology of the presidential bully.

Meanwhile, Conan O'Brien spent some quality time with Mitt Romney's five sons. Jimmy Kimmel celebrated Father's Day with another YouTube challenge. David Letterman and Jimmy Fallon each taught Justin Bieber valuable lessons. And for some reason Jay Leno decided to make out with Andy Samberg.

Below are my favorite clips of the week. What were yours?

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  • Colbert Report - Stephen Interrupts Obama

    Press Corps Reserves member Stephen Colbert pulls a <a href=""target="_blank">Neil Munro</a> and heckles the President. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - More Lousy Romney & Obama Campaign Slogans

    President Obama and Mitt Romney are <a href="" target="_hplink">still trying out slogans</a>, including Conan O'Brien's favorite, "It's raining outside!"

  • Daily Show - Samantha Bee and the City

    Samantha Bee reports on Sarah Jessica Parker's Obama fundraiser in a way only <i>Sex and the City</i> fans could enjoy. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jimmy Kimmel - I Sprayed My Dad with a Hose

    Jimmy Kimmel’s <a href="" target="_hplink">latest YouTube challenge</a> finally backfires. 

  • Jay Leno - Cory Booker

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker tells Jay Leno how he made amends with his friend President Obama after he <a href=" "target="_blank">said Mitt Romney's Bain record should be off-limits on <i>Meet The Press</i></a>. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - Aubrey Plaza: F#*% You Old People, I'm Going To Live Forever!

    Aubrey Plaza recalls how she <a href="" target="_hplink">recently accepted the Young Hollywood Award</a>. “Thank you to all the young people. F#*% you old people. Old people can go f#*% themselves. I’m going to live forever.” 

  • Colbert Report - Stephen Endorses John Kerry

    If <a href=""target="_blank">John Kerry is portraying Mitt Romney</a> in mock debates with President Obama, then he gets Stephen Colbert's full support. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • David Letterman - Out-Of-Touch Top Ten

    David Letterman's <a href="" target="_hplink">top ten list about out-of-touch people</a> proves that President Obama and Mitt Romney aren't as out-of-touch as they <a href=""target="_blank">accuse</a> <a href=""target="_blank">each other</a> to be.

  • Daily Show - Fox News' Failed 'Gotcha' on Obama's Immigration Policy

    Sean Hannity thought he caught President Obama in a direct contradiction regarding Presidential power and immigration. He must not have watched the full tape. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jimmy Kimmel - Actors Against Acting Athletes with Gary Oldman

    Jimmy Kimmel gives Gary Oldman a <a href="" target="_hplink">platform to express his rage</a>. 

  • Colbert Report - Who Acted Harder? Stephen Colbert vs. Olivia Wilde

    Wait until around the 5 minute mark of this interview to see the most aggressive acting competition ever broadcast on television. “All the best actors use their hands!” [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jimmy Kimmel - First Ever Presidential Attack Ad

    Jimmy Kimmel shows what may be the <a href="" target="_hplink">first ever Presidential attack ad</a>.

  • Daily Show - Presidential Bullying

    Jon Stewart teaches President Obama and Mitt Romney how to act like stand-up comedians (or Jack Nicholson) and shut down their <a href=""target="_blank">respective</a> <a href=""target="_blank">hecklers</a>. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jay Leno - Andy Samberg Kisses Jay

    Andy Samberg recreates his <a href="">Harvard Commencement entrance</a> with Jay Leno. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • David Letterman - Alec Baldwin's Paparazzi Incident

    Alec Baldwin confronts this <a href="">now infamous photo</a> from the New York Daily News, but fails to address the <a href="">blanket he's been wearing over his head</a>.

  • Colbert Report - Joe the Plumber's Gun Control Holocaust Ad

    The Holocaust isn't the only thing that <a href=""target="_blank">could have been avoided if it wasn't for gun control</a>. Who knows, maybe the dinosaurs and Jesus would have survived as well. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - Mitt Romney's Sons Tried To Convince Him Not To Run

    This is what happens when <a href="" target="_hplink">all five of Mitt Romney's sons go on <i>Conan</i></a>.

  • Daily Show - Steve Carell

    Steve Carell returns to his first TV home to promote his <a href="">many new books</a>. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Conan - Mitt Romney's New Ad

    With <a href=""target="_blank">Mitt Romney's five sons sitting back stage</a>, Conan O'Brien plays this (rather tame) attack ad, which blames President Obama for pretty much everything.

  • David Letterman - Justin Bieber's New Tattoo

    Justin Bieber does not want to have the “sixteenth chapel” of tattoos all over his body. 

  • Jimmy Fallon - Justin Bieber Battle

    Jimmy Fallon admits that Justin Bieber's new album <em><a href=";tag=musicv03-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=B007VT6QSI">Believe</a></em> will definitely beat his new album <em><a href=";tag=musicv03-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=B007TOPW62">Blow Your Pants Off</a></em>, but challenges him to a handful of other events to determine who's more awesome. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Bill Maher - Mitt Romney's Ad for Old White People

    Mitt Romney's <a href="" target="_hplink">new ad targets a very specific demo</a>. <i>"Put vote for Mitt Romney on your bucket list today."</i>

  • Jimmy Fallon - Night News Now

    Jimmy Fallon's Night News Now includes stories about Mitt Romney's funny new voice and Barack Obama's upside down face. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]


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