Trevor Noah jokes Trump may have to hire an immigrant as chief of staff. Stephen Colbert volunteers instead.

Stephen Colbert began Monday’s Late Show by congratulating outgoing White House Chief of Staff on his imminent departure and for “a job, well, done.” President Trump, who had a tense relationship with Kelly from the start and promptly broke his promise to let Kelly break the news of his departure, “already had Kelly’s replacement picked […]

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6 of the season’s best toys

1. Anthropologie Penelope Play Tent ($198) When hung from a ceiling, this festive, hand-sewn tent “makes an adorable addition to a child’s bedroom or playroom.” While other toys come and go, “the memories made in this secret hiding spot will last forever.” Buy it at Anthropologie. 2. LittleBits Avengers Hero Inventor Kit ($150) Kids who […]

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SNL asks: What if the Trumps were black?

What if the Trumps were black? That’s the question asked in Saturday Night Live’s trailer for Them Trumps, an imaginary new series from the makers of Empire. Them Trumps has a solid concept and a strong line-up: President Darius Trump (Kenan Thompson), first lady Malika (Leslie Jones), Darius Jr. (Chris Redd), and L’evanka (Ego Nwodim). […]

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Samantha Bee and Seth Meyers wish everyone a ‘Mueller Christmas,’ focusing on the naughty over the nice

“It’s been an exciting couple of weeks for those of us following the Mueller investigation,” Samantha Bee said on Wednesday’s Full Frontal. On Tuesday night, she said, Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s sentencing memo for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn dropped, “fetchingly dressed in horizontal stripes, and about two weeks ago,” notably, President Trump finally […]

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Stephen Colbert recaps George Bush’s funeral, notes the one president there who awkwardly didn’t fit in

Former President George H.W. Bush was memorialized at Washington’s National Cathedral on Wednesday, and everybody was there. “It was quite a moving sight to see the presidents and the first ladies in the front row, waiting to honor President Bush, chatting comfortably with one another — until Trump showed up, then it became silent staring […]

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