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Jon Stewart looked at the problems facing the thousandth or so new candidate for the Republican nomination, Chris Christie: He’s not only is he completely unpopular back home in New Jersey, but “you’ve already finished second in the loud, Northeastern egomaniac primary” — to Donald Trump.

Jon also interviewed Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) — who did a decent job as a comedic straight woman, talking about how well she works with all those presidential candidates that Jon keeps ridiculing. They also spoke about serious issues, involving the government’s aid to 9/11 emergency workers who are still suffering illnesses.

Larry Wilmore looked at the Obama administration’s proposed new regulations for overtime pay, versus the response from big business — like the White Castle executive who calls his company’s overworked and underpaid employees “Hamburger Heroes.”

Conan O’Brien talked about the split between Donald Trump and Macy’s — and the lengths that men will have to go now, if they really want to look like Donald Trump.

Jimmy Kimmel gave a full celebrity makeover to the newly-crowned “World’s Ugliest Dog” — making her now “the World’s Most Beautiful Dog.”

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Gov. Ron DeSantis

Reprinted with permission from AlterNet

Critics are responding with alarm to news Florida GOP Governor Ron DeSantis is asking for millions of taxpayer funds to create his own militia force, separate from the existing National Guard.

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