The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019 {{ new Date().getDay() }}

Seth Meyers

Screenshot from Late Night with Seth Meyers

Americans are finally getting the rest of the $2000 direct payments that Democrats promised after Congress passed President Biden's American Rescue Plan on Wednesday. But Fox News has more important concerns, centered around "Looney Toons and the royal family."For some reason Seth Meyers didn't find these news judgments by the Murdoch network very persuasive, so he quite hysterically put Fox News and their Republican allies on blast for 15 minutes -- meting out the rhetorical punishment they deserve.

Yes, help is on the way, and this is how to celebrate. Click and cackle!

Fox News Defends Piers Morgan and Pepe Le Pew as COVID Bill Passes: A Closer Look www.youtube.com

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

Sen. Bernie Sanders

Photo by Gage Skidmore is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Sen. Bernie Sanders, chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, said over the weekend that amid the immediate emergencies of climate change, Covid-19, mass unemployment, and homelessness, congressional Democrats cannot afford to dampen their infrastructure ambitions in the hopes of winning support from obstructionist Republicans.

Keep reading... Show less

Close