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Jimmy Kimmel

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Among any couple's worst fears when planning a wedding is someone -- a distant cousin? -- picking up the mic and delivering an incoherent speech that ruins the joyous occasion. Now every Mar-a-Lago guests must add the 45th President of the United States to that list of perils.

The internet has been going bananas, ripping Trump left and right for the embarrassing, sloppy, and conspiracy-ridden wedding speech he delivered last weekend. But no one dishes Trump comedy like Jimmy Kimmel. And he inflicts suitable penalties on Eric Trump and the MyPillow guy, too.

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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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