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Former President Bill Clinton sat down with Stephen Colbert, and explained why the insurgent appeals of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump have each caught on in their respective parties — and he also denied that pesky rumor that he talked Trump into entering the Republican race.

“I get credit for doing a lot of things I didn’t do — like that.”

Larry Wilmore looked at the massive closure of DMV offices in Alabama, including in all counties where African-Americans are more than 75 percent of registered voters — which seems quite suspicious in a state that has a strict voter-ID law. And on Larry’s meter of racism, this one measures a “George Wallace Dream Journal.”

The Daily Show‘s Hasan Minhaj examined the threat of robots taking over yet more people’s jobs — journalists. But how can a machine even hope to duplicate those human touches of spin, bias, factual mistakes, and “straight-up lying”?

Jimmy Fallon welcomed back his predecessor Jay Leno to do The Tonight Show monologue on the latest political news.

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.