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The Hole Truth









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Make a Wish









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Classified









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Loopholes









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Falsehoods









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The New Left









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Sounds Familiar









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Strong Macron [a cartoon from Austria]









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Pre-Existing Conditions









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The Good Old Days









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The Blame









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Trump’s First 99 Days in 99 Seconds (Video)

“The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” gives viewers a rapid-fire look at what it calls “the 99-day dumpster fire you just lived through.”

Posted on Apr 29, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN


Governing Dysfunction









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First Hundred Days









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What It’s Like Being a Political Cartoonist in the Age of Trump

The Truthdig team and political cartoonist Mr. Fish (Dwayne Booth) analyze contemporary satire and ways to create impactful political art in the age of Trump.

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN


Mighty Big Shoes









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Hello, Trump Travel









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Careful Now









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False Teeth [a cartoon from the Netherlands]









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O’Reilly’s Exit









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A Shared Dream









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Broken Dreams









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Playing the Fiddle









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Jimmy Dore: Television Comedians Are ‘Corporatists’ Who Are ‘Propping Up the Establishment’

In a discussion with Truthdig, the political commentator and comedian argued that “brilliant comedians” are becoming establishment mouthpieces.

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN


Jimmy Dore on Corporate Sellouts and Why Political Comedy Is About More Than Just Ridiculing Trump

The Truthdig team sat down with comedian and political commentator Jimmy Dore Thursday to discuss the intersection of humor and politics in the age of Trump.

Posted on Apr 4, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN


Richard Pryor 40 Years Ago: ‘Promoting Racism Is Part of Capitalism’

In a television interview with journalist Bill Boggs, the late, great comedian explains why America wants to keep people separated and perpetuate racial prejudice.

Posted on Oct 3, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


Alec Baldwin’s Trump Reanimates ‘Saturday Night Live’ in Season Premiere

The actor’s venomous impersonation of the GOP nominee has been called the jolt the late-night comedy show needed.

Posted on Oct 3, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


Samantha Bee on Racist, Sexist, Historically Ignorant Responses to Harriet Tubman on the $20 Bill

Placing one of the most important black women in American history on the 20 dollar bill hasn’t been so popular among some conservatives, the “Full Frontal” host explains. 

Posted on Apr 26, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


VIDEO: Samantha Bee Sits Down With Young Trump Supporters, and It Nearly Destroys Her

Setting out to prove that a presidential candidate can’t win on the “racist thug vote alone,” the “Full Frontal” host brought together several college-educated Donald Trump fans to ask them some questions on everyone’s mind these days. 

Posted on Mar 16, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


VIDEO: Samantha Bee Mourns the Loss of the GOP, ‘a Great Institution, Gone Before Its Time’

“This week, the Republican Party, home to more than a century of great statesmen, died ... violently, tearing itself in half,” the “Full Frontal” host announces.

Posted on Mar 8, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


VIDEO: John Oliver Finally Breaks His Silence on Donald Trump and Completely Tears Him Apart

The “Last Week Tonight” host had been steering clear of the Donald Trump media frenzy. But now that the business mogul’s nomination is starting to look inevitable, Oliver has decided it’s time to take him on.

Posted on Feb 29, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN



Top 10 ‘Luxury Items’ to Tax in Addition to Tampons

Across the United States, tampons and other feminine hygiene products are being taxed as luxury items, an entirely appropriate idea when you consider what a luxury having your period is.

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VIDEO: Funny or Die Releases Donald Trump Mockumentary Starring Johnny Depp

The comedy website greeted the GOP front-runner’s victory in the New Hampshire primary with the surprise release of “The Art of the Deal,” a 50-minute streaming film starring Depp as a very convincing Trump.

Posted on Feb 10, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN



Jon Stewart: Donald Trump Is an ‘Internet Comment Troll’ Running for President

“Are we really doing this Donald Trump thing? We’re really doing that as a country?” the former “Daily Show” host said of the GOP presidential front-runner.

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VIDEO: Watch Donald Trump Epically Fail Foreign Policy Quiz

On the Hugh Hewitt radio show, the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination fumbled his way through a foreign-policy pop quiz before announcing, “I will be so good at the military, your head will spin.” Oh, dear.

Posted on Sep 5, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN


VIDEO: Mexican Video Game Lets Players Throw Stuff at Donald Trump

Players knock the GOP presidential candidate down by throwing objects at him onstage. It started with shoes, bottles and cactuses, but Trump supporters have also asked for flowers and cash to shower on him. A mariachi band congratulates winning players.

Posted on Sep 4, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN


VIDEO: Watch the Promo for Banksy’s New Dystopian Theme Park, ‘Dismaland’

In this promotional video for the anonymous graffiti artist’s “bemusement park,” catch a glimpse of the not-so-family-friendly attractions in store.

Posted on Aug 25, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN



Charlie Hebdo Will No Longer Draw Muhammad Cartoons

Six months after the Paris attack that claimed the lives of 12 staff members, the French magazine’s editor says it will no longer feature satirical cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad. “We’ve done our job,” he said. “We have defended the right to caricature.”

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