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Trevor Noah reviews the news — yet another “wild week” in a long sequence — offering pungent remarks on Trump’s fake border deal with Mexico and his weird bromance with Kim Jong Un.

But the big political news is that national polls show former vice president Joe Biden beating him like a gong in 2020, which clearly provoked Trump’s latest outburst of juvenile name-calling. Biden’s response at a speech in Iowa looked like stand-up to the comic Noah — and he aggregated Biden’s burns into a very amusing clip.

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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 and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Dr. Anthony Fauci

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A Maryland anti-vaxxer is facing charges for threatening National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Director Anthony Fauci over email-- going as far as to warn the face of America's COVID-19 response that he would be "hunted, captured, tortured and killed," among other things-- according to court documents that were unsealed on Tuesday.

According to the affidavit filed in support of a criminal complaint, Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr. committed two violations-- threatening a federal official and sending interstate communication containing a threat to harm, both of which are felonies.

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