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Larry Wilmore went after a big target for his second episode of The Nightly Show, giving his take on the Bill Cosby sexual assault allegations — with Larry fully believing that Cosby is guilty.

Jon Stewart said he wouldn’t go over the State of the Union address in detail — a comedy show in-joke, as last night’s comedy episodes were all actually taped in the afternoon, before the speech itself. (Stay tuned for the real comedic responses later tonight.) So instead, he took a look at the burgeoning new presidential campaign of Mitt Romney — the man who just keeps on losing.

Jimmy Fallon took a look at the pros and cons of the State of the Union address:

And Conan O’Brien noted that one of the guests at the State of the Union was (or would be!) an undocumented immigrants: “Or as Fox News kept calling him, President Obama.”

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Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the MAGA movement and far-right Christian fundamentalists have downplayed its severity — inspiring critics to slam MAGA as a suicidal "death cult." Christian fundamentalist Joy Pullmann, in a shocking op-ed published by the far-right website The Federalist on the day of Gen. Colin Powell's death, argues that Christians should welcome death from COVID-19, like any other cause of death, as "a good thing." And she attacks the "pagan assumptions" of those who argue in favor of widespread vaccination.

"For Christians, death is good," Pullmann writes. "Yes, death is also an evil — its existence is a result of sin. But thanks be to God, Jesus Christ has redeemed even death. In his resurrection, Christ has transformed death into a portal to eternal life for Christians…. The Christian faith makes it very clear that death, while sad to those left behind and a tragic consequence of human sin, is now good for all who believe in Christ."

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Don Winslow, the author of several New York Times bestsellers, blasted Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) in a newly-released video shared on social media.

For months now, Manchin has positioned himself as one of the main roadblocks of President Joe Biden's proposed Build Back Better agenda, pushing back on key provisions including child tax credits and climate initiatives.

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