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David Letterman looked at Jeb Bush’s major speech on foreign policy — and how he’s already mangling important words like “Iraq” and “Iran” in the same way his brother did:

Conan O’Brien also had some fun with Jeb Bush’s verbal gaffes — indeed, Jeb is already looking just as “presidentiary” as George W.

Seth Meyers visited the New York Toy Fair — and showed off a special product of his own, the “Agnostic Dreidel.”

And Jimmy Fallon read tweets from people’s misadventures in the severe cold weather that’s been going on, in a special hashtag called “#AwwHellSnow”:

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