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#EndorseThis: Jimmy Kimmel Says 'Convict Him' In Break Down Of A Path To Impeachment

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Donald Trump's second impeachment trial has been a whirlwind. Days full of damning evidence shown by impeachment managers, botched responses by the former president's defense team, and endless news coverage. Still, Trump is not likely to be convicted by the Senate after inciting his mob to violently storm the citadel of democracy.

Jimmy Kimmel understands it's a long shot, but the late night comic still sees the increasingly narrow road to conviction of Trump, keeping him from ever being able to hold public office again.

Click to see how Jimmy breaks it down -- which is of course punctuated by lots of laughs.


Jimmy Kimmel Breaks Down Path to a Trump Conviction www.youtube.com

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, left, and former President Donald Trump.

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In the professional stratum of politics, few verities are treated with more reverence than the outcome of next year's midterm, when the Republican Party is deemed certain to recapture majorities in the House and Senate. With weary wisdom, any pol or pundit will cite the long string of elections that buttress this prediction.

Political history also tells us that many factors can influence an electoral result, including a national crisis or a change in economic conditions — in other words, things can change and even midterm elections are not entirely foretold. There have been a few exceptions to this rule, too.

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