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Saturday Night Live’s cold-open “presidential debates” with Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon have become instant classics of TV satire — salving the wounds inflicted on the American body politic by this campaign. The third and final episode featured a pitch-perfect performance by guest host Tom Hanks as moderator Chris Wallace, a chance to play “Trump Bingo” with Hillary, and much more.

No doubt the Republican nominee didn’t find this funny at all, but somehow we suspect that you will.

 

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

The Department of Justice has released another video of insurrectionist activity at the U.S. Capitol on January 6. This one appears to show a man in a camouflage jacket shoving and then punching a federal officer in the face, hitting his face-shield.

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