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Colbert, Corden can't handle the Taylor Swift Tom Hiddleston break up
The Hiddlesplit is tough.         
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Late night mourns the end of 'Hiddleswift'
The Hiddlesplit is tough.         
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State university faculty union voting on whether to strike
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Faculty at Pennsylvania's 14 state universities are voting on whether to authorize a strike. The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties announced the vote last month. The faculty vote began Wednesday and is scheduled to end on Friday. Coaches belonging to the union are ...
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Colbert show to air live after Trump's address to Congress
Stephen Colbert is going to have his say after President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress. CBS said that "The Late Show" will air live at 11:35 p.m. EST Tuesday, the night of Trump's scheduled speech. Josh Earnest, former press secretary for the Obama White House, and actress...
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Donald Trump tweets turned into those of an 8-year-old by ‘Daily Show’
While Donald Trump wants to “Make America Great Again,” The Daily Show has launched its own initiative: “Make Trump Tweets Eight Again.”The Trevor Noah-hosted show launched a new site Wednesday, one that takes the president’s tweets and rewrites them in the scribbled handwriting of a child.RELATED: Darth Vader, Voldemort, and 7 Other Pop Culture Comparisons to Donald Trump
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Stephen Colbert's anti-Trump experiment is starting to work
The “Late Show” host is gaining on Jimmy Fallon, who treats the president more gently.
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Trevor Noah: 'Any leader tweeting policy is ridiculous'
The TV host and comedian on his new book "Born a Crime", the link between comedy and politics, and Donald Trump.
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Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert Help Spread the Word for Oscar Nommed ‘Joe’s Violin’
Kahane Cooperman, a longtime producer of “The Daily Show,” has enlisted a few friends and former co-workers to help spread the word about her labor-of-love documentary short “Joe’s Violin,” which has earned an Oscar nom. Stephen Colbert moderated a Q&A with Cooperman and “Joe’s Violin” producer Raphaela Neihausen on Friday night following a screening of... Read more »
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Comedy Central Names Sarah Babineau, Jonas Larsen New Development Heads
Comedy Central has tapped Sarah Babineau and Jonas Larsen to lead development for the Viacom-owned cable channel, filling the void created when development chief Kent Alterman was promoted last year to network president. Babineau and Larsen have each been named executive vice president, talent and development — Babineau for the East Coast and Larsen for... Read more »
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Trump administration provides late-night comics with plenty of new material
HBO’s ads promoting John Oliver on “Last Week Tonight” depict him cowering behind a desk, with the tag line, “Scary times call for a scared man.”Be not afraid. Between Oliver’s return Sunday from a three-month hiatus and Donald Trump impersonator Alec Baldwin’s stint hosting “Saturday Night Live,”...
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De Blasio deems pizza ‘sound enough’ to eat like a New Yorker
Mayor de Blasio spent part of the snow day proving to New Yorkers he can eat pizza without a fork. “I have deemed the pizza at Lee’s Tavern on Staten Island structurally sound enough to eat without a fork and knife,” he tweeted on Thursday afternoon, along with a photo of himself holding a slice...
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Stephen Colbert’s ratings nudge past Jimmy Fallon’s for first time
CBS’ late-night star Stephen Colbert may have found his mojo. The wisecracker won his first-ever week against NBC’s leader Jimmy Fallon since taking over “The Late Show” from David Letterman in 2015, according to Nielsen. Colbert took the ratings crown last week topping Fallon by a hair. Colbert attracted 2.77 million viewers to his rival’s...
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Comedian Demetri Martin cuts a deal to buy actress Cobie Smulders' Los Feliz rental property
Cobie Smulders, the actress known for her role on the sitcom “How I Met Your Mother,” has sold an investment property in historic Los Feliz for $1.425 million. The buyer, by way of a limited liability company, was comedian Demetri Martin. Tucked behind fences and privacy hedges, the 1922 Southern...
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Jon Stewart on the Election: ‘Donald Trump Is a Reaction Not Just to Democrats’ (Watch)
Jon Stewart is making the press rounds to promote his new oral history of the 16 years he spent at the helm of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” but naturally talk has mostly turned to the surprise election of Donald Trump as president. To Stewart, though, it wasn’t as much of a surprise, as he... Read more »
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Punchlines: Trump majorly announces the obvious
The late-night comics on Trump's crazy announcement and more in this politics roundup.         
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