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Jimmy Kimmel

Screenshot from Jimmy Kimmel Live Twitter

"Maybe Trump should just stop making phone calls?" read a tweet from the official Jimmy Kimmel Live Twitter account. But that would be the nicest thing Kimmel said about the president on his 2021 debut show, as the comic ravaged Trump's Covid-19 misinformation, his egregious Mar-a-Lago New Year's Eve party, and his extortion call with Georgia Secretary of state Brad Raffensperger

Kimmel didn't miss a beat after the holiday break. Enjoy this uproarious clip.


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Danziger Draws

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.

Cruel as this may sound, I'm having a hard time cringing at the internet trolls now going after noisy right-wingers who propagandized against the coronavirus vaccine and then succumbed to the deadly disease.

One was Nick Bledsoe, a car mechanic in Opelika, Alabama. Bledsoe achieved minor celebrity opposing public efforts to contain COVID-19. He petitioned against school mask mandates and turned refusal to get shots into a political statement, negatively linking them to President Joe Biden. Bledsoe died of COVID at age 41, leaving a wife and four children.

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