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Larry Wilmore highlighted the Justice Department’s report on the police in Ferguson, Missouri, and their pattern of targeting black residents for fines and arrests. And there was even a surprise “appearance” by a Ferguson police officer — who’d heard a report that this time slot was recently stolen.

And on The Daily Show, Jessica Williams also had a nasty run-in with the Ferguson ticketing practices.

Seth Meyers featured some bad ideas for TV show sponsors. “At-Home LASIK” is probably not something you should actually try at home.

Jimmy Kimmel reviewed the Weather Channel’s coverage of what his been dubbed “Winter Storm Thor.” And from his comfortable perch in Los Angeles, Jimmy noticed that there really only seems to be one joke being told over and over again by those reporters in the Northeast.

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Sen. Chuck Grassley

Reprinted with permission from DailyKos

Last year, Senate Republicans were already feeling so desperate about their upcoming midterm prospects that they rushed to wish Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa a speedy and full recovery from COVID-19 so that he could run for reelection in 2022. The power of incumbency is a huge advantage for any politician, and Republicans were clinging to the idea of sending Grassley—who will be 89 when the '22 general election rolls around—back to the upper chamber for another six-year term.

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