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The great artists make their audiences wait. Muhammad Ali toyed with his lesser opponents, making sure ticket-buyers didn’t get a two-minute fight. Fans of Paul Thomas Anderson had to wait almost two hours for the “Jesse’s Girl” scene in Boogie Nights.

In this mesmerizing new rant from Trevor Noah, the comic deliberately warms up with a careful critique of conservatives’ simple-minded “solutions” to gun violence. Republicans tend to blame everything except guns, Noah points out…while talking about everything except Trump.

At the 4:27 mark the Daily Show host unloads an Uzi of vicious satire at the President, gasping in disbelief at Trump’s offensive remark about stopping the Parkland school shooter with bare hands. Starting with 45’s own words, Noah launches into an impression of Orange One that is so hilarious, yet so oddly moving, it may go down as the best of its era.

Click to witness Trevor knock out Trump like Clay knocking out Liston.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Kathy Barnette

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Kathy Barnette, a Trumpist conspiracy-peddling Republican candidate in the Pennsylvania Senate race who has been rising through the ranks, speeding even past big-spending rivals, is facing waves of criticism and public backlash for her past anti-Muslim tweets.

On Sunday, in an interview with Fox News Sunday host Shannon Bream, after bobbing and weaving on questions probing her military service, Barnette tried to downplay the gravity of Islamophobic tweets that she had penned.

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