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Jon Stewart marveled at the Senate Republicans’ letter to Iran, detailing the possible failure of any possible nuclear deal: The GOP wasn’t warning Iran about working with Obama — they were warning about working with themselves.

The Nightly Show highlighted the fraternity scandal at the University of Oklahoma. Larry Wilmore made a blunt statement: He’ll stop talking about racism — when people stop being racist.

David Letterman gave a light-hearted “Top Ten” on Hillary Clinton’s press conference from Tuesday.

Michael Flynn

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced a "full pardon" for his former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, a key figure from the start of Russia investigation and the appointment of Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

Flynn had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with the Russian ambassador during the 2016 presidential transition. The reason for his lying was never fully explained. He also admitted to working as an unregistered foreign agent for Turkey while serving on the Trump campaign, work that included publishing a ghost-written op-ed in The Hill that argued for extraditing an American resident who is seen as an enemy of the Turkish government. After admitting to his crimes, Flynn attempted to recant and withdraw his guilty plea, an issue which had yet to be resolved by the courts.

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