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Potential 2016 contenders Chris Christie and Rand Paul got some unwanted attention on the late night shows — with some brutal takedowns of the anti-vaccine movement.

First up, here’s the segment from The Daily Show, observing how this topic has united the fringes of both the left and the right — and brought in some Republican politicians, too. Hmm, did it have anything to do with President Obama saying kids should get vaccinated?

Seth Meyers also delivered a message of ridicule against Christie, Paul, and the anti-vaxxers.

David Letterman talked about health, with “Top 10 Sleep Recommendations From The National Sleep Foundation.” Though come to think of it, maybe being told, “Don’t set an alarm; let your anxiety wake you up naturally,” isn’t all that constructive.

Jimmy Fallon held a special game of “Password,” in which Jimmy mixed it up with fellow celebrity contestants Ellen DeGeneres, Steve Carell, and Reese Witherspoon.

Conan O’Brien welcomed a very special guest to his show — and it turns out that he also brought another old friend.


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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. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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