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Jon Stewart spotlighted the ever-increasing size of the Republican field for president, with three new candidates officially declaring themselves in a two-day span — and also, the rapper Eminem has oddly now got something to do with this.

And speaking of those candidates, Carly Fiorina appeared with Seth Meyers, and discussed her campaign’s recent snafu when they failed to secure an important Internet domain name. Her response: She just bought SethMeyers.org. (Really, it looks like she did!)

Larry Wilmore examined the shooting in Texas, at an anti-Muslim group’s public event — along with the political response to it by the group’s founder, Pamela Geller, and others on the right wing..

Jimmy Fallon looked at the “Pros and Cons” of Mother’s Day.

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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 and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

President Joe Biden

I’ve been bemused by what I’ve called the Cult of the Presidency since long before it became my job to write about it. To an awful lot of people, the President of the United States is held personally responsible for things he can’t do a blessed thing about, from the price of Cocoa Puffs to the mutation of viruses. And too rarely given credit for things he’s done right.

Given the onset of climate change, it won’t be long before we’re blaming the White House for the weather.

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