The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019 {{ new Date().getDay() }}

Trevor Noah highlighted the endless House committee hearing Thursday on Benghazi, and the House GOP’s never-ending quest to launch investigation after investigation to bring down Hillary Clinton.

“That’s like a whole season of television that the House Select Committee just dropped on us like they were Netflix or something,” Trevor said of the hearing. “And I watched all of it — because I don’t just Benghazi, I binge-ghazi.”

Larry Wilmore looked at Paul Ryan’s insistence that he get to spend time with his family while still being Speaker of the House — compared to Ryan’s own votes against paid family leave for medical workers, and his other policies that would makes it harder for low-income working parents to be around their kids.

Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter also marveled at how long the Benghazi hearings were.

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

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.

Rep. Jason Smith

Photo by KOMUnews is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Reprinted with permission from American Independent

Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO) wants to make sure kids are taught to be patriotic in their schools. His new bill would strip federal funding from any school that does not force them to memorize his selected historical texts.

Keep reading... Show less
x

Close