Wednesday, September 21, 2016

A Closer Look

While I think newly-minted Emmy winner John Oliver is the true heir to Jon Stewart's Daily Show legacy (a legacy that, sadly, current host Trevor Noah hasn't done as much with as I'd have liked), Seth Myers of NBC's Late Night comes closest to Jon in the current crowd of nightly talkers. He's been nailing the longform political humor for awhile now, but this "A Closer Look" segment from Monday night's show trashing Donald Trump's treasure trove of birther lies might well be one of his strongest ever. Watch:

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