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Trevor Noah had a lot of with Donald Trump’s attacks on Ted Cruz for being born in Canada. After all, Trevor thought that Birtherism was only something that Republicans did to others — not that it could actually get done against them, too.

Larry Wilmore highlighted the worst part of the situation with North Korea: That our only real diplomatic contact with the megalomaniacal dictator Kim Jong Un is our own crazy former basketball player Dennis Rodman. And so, Larry conducted a special interview with “Dennis Rodman” himself.

Seth Meyers held his very own Democratic presidential debate:

Stephen Colbert checked back in on the presidential race, with another installment of his feature “The Hungry For Power Games” — this time paying tribute to the most recent two of the lesser lights who dropped out of the race, Lindsey Graham and George Pataki. “They were both brought low by a shameful chapter in their past: Government experience.”

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Rep. Troy Nehls speaks at a news conference with House Republicans on July 27, 2021.

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Reprinted with permission from American Independent

House Republicans who were slated to be on the select committee to probe the January 6 insurrection held a news conference Tuesday morning to complain they are being shut out from the probe.

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Rep. Jim Jordan

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy was clearly pandering to the Republican Party's lowest common denominator when he picked Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio as one of the five Republicans he wanted to serve on Speaker Nancy Pelosi's select committee on the January insurrection — a pick that Pelosi flatly rejected, inspiring McCarthy to angrily respond that if Pelosi wouldn't accept all of his picks, she couldn't have any of them. But Pelosi made a wise decision, given how aggressively Jordan promoted the Big Lie and former President Donald Trump's bogus elect fraud claims. And author Sidney Blumenthal, in an op-ed published by The Guardian on July 27, lists some things that Jordan might be asked if he testifies before Pelosi's committee.

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