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Seth Meyers: ‘Did We Elect A President Or One Of The South Park Kids?’
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Seth Meyers: ‘Did We Elect A President Or One Of The South Park Kids?’

What do Eric Cartman and Arnold Schwarzenegger have in common? For starters, they were both compared to Donald Trump by Seth Meyers in his latest Closer Look segment. On Monday’s episode of Late Night, the host covered a myriad of Trump-related topics, including the president’s derogatory tweet about Kim Jong-un, in which he called the North Korean leader “short and fat” while saying, “I try so hard to be his friend.” “Did we elect a president or one of the South Park kids?” asked Meyers, before launching into his own Cartman voice. “Oh, well I try so hard to be his friend.” Meyers then moved on to Trump’s much different relationship with another foreign leader: Vladimir Putin. After showing a picture of the two men wearing matching jackets, Meyers wondered why it looked familiar, at wh...
Seth Meyers Calls Democrats ‘Such Nerds’ After Virginia, New Jersey Wins
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Seth Meyers Calls Democrats ‘Such Nerds’ After Virginia, New Jersey Wins

Democrats scored key victories in governor’s races in Virginia and New Jersey on Tuesday night, but celebrating in style isn’t exactly their specialty, according to Seth Meyers. On Wednesday’s episode of Late Night, Meyers played a clip of New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy jumping for joy as he took the stage to address his supporters on election night, and the comedian was not impressed. “Oh my God, Democrats are such nerds,” Meyers said. “He looks like he just won a chess meet.” Meyers did, however, give props to Danica Roem of Virginia, a former journalist who unseated 13-term incumbent Del. Robert G. Marshall. Whereas Roem will become one of the nation’s first openly transgender elected officials, Marshall had called himself Virginia’s “chief homophobe” and earlier this year int...