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Larry Wilmore examined Rupert Murdoch’s bizarre tweet this week, saying that Ben Carson would be a “real black president” who could “properly address the racial divide.”

As Larry said: “Let’s unpack this 140-character putdown — from the nearly 140-year old character.”

Stephen Colbert highlighted the latest craze of ultra-religious cranks who falsely predicted the end of the world. He even sent them a greeting card: “My deepest condolences — for everything still existing.”

Trevor Noah examined the new bipartisan initiative to reform America’s criminal justice system — which really highlights just how crazy our current system actually is.

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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.

Reprinted with permission from DailyKos

On Wednesday, the House Rules Committee met to vote on whether the recommendation for charges of criminal contempt against former Trump campaign chair and Jan. 6 conspirator Steve Bannon would be forwarded to the full House. At the end of the hearing, the committee voted along party lines, which means that the full House could vote to drop Bannon's file on the Department of Justice by Thursday.

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