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Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) sat down on The Daily Show to talk about his recent talking filibuster against the renewal of the Patriot Act. Rand said that many of his fellow Republicans don’t like big government — until they do like it, when it comes to the security state.

Larry Wilmore talked about all the stories he missed during his vacation: ISIS, the marriage equality referendum in Ireland, the Duggar family’s scandal, the biker gang shootout in Texas — and the fact that in the latter case, many people are hesitating to call them “thugs.”

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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.

Photo by Steve Rhodes is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Reprinted with permission from Media Matters

CNN media reporter Oliver Darcy has unearthed a memo distributed at Fox News from Kevin Lord, the company's head of human resources, announcing that while more than 90 percent of its full-time employees claim to have been vaccinated for COVID-19, the company was now set to institute daily testing for everyone else. (Four weeks ago, all Fox employees were required to upload their vaccination status into a human resources database.)

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