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The Nightly Show examined the measles outbreak in Disneyland, with Larry Wilmore highlighting the ultimate “First World Problem”: Vaccine deniers.

The Daily Show looked at the lighter side of the Northeast snowstorm, and the fact that it didn’t quite measure up to the apocalyptic expectations that were set in the news media’s home base of New York.

David Letterman also got his jeers in at the panic in New York:

Conan O’Brien revealed a new Republican frontrunner for 2016 — someone who frequently tells President Obama that he’s wrong.

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It is hard to imagine anything more exhausting than the constant indignation of so-called conservatives, who somehow sustain a state of rigid, barking anger over the state of American culture. To them, every advance for human rights represents the imminent end of civilization, and every small effort to assuage historical injuries signals the twilight of liberty.

These crank crusades always have multiple objectives, both political and commercial. On the political side, the Republicans are desperate to distract us from the roaring successes of President Joe Biden's administration, whose program of vaccine production and distribution and pandemic relief legislation are about to rescue the nation from former President Donald Trump's lingering disasters. And on the commercial side, there is nothing like a cultural jihad to separate fools from their money.

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