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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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Trump mob storming the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Some of the January 6 rioters who are facing federal criminal charges are now saying, as part of their defense, that they were misled, brainwashed or unfairly manipulated by then-President Donald Trump, MAGA media and/or the QAnon cult. And one of the rioters who is using that type of defense is QAnon supporter Doug Jensen, who is saying that he was a "victim" of false information from the far-right conspiracy movement.

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