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This Week in Political Humor

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A lot has been made about how divided the people in the United States are over politics. Despite all of that, there is one group of people who are thrilled with how interested Americans have become in American politics. Comedians all over the country are having a lot of fun with the politics of the day. In fact, political humor in the United States has never been so popular. Here are are some videos you may have missed this week. Enjoy!

Jimmy Kimmel used his show to highlight the gossip about Donald Trump from the TMZ perspective.

Funny or Die went a different way and showed what an admission of guilt would look like, if President Obama were to make one about tapping Trump’s phone lines.

Stephen Colbert looks at the president’s promise to build a wall along the southern border of the United States. Here’s that video:

Trevor Noah, from the Daily Show, looked at House Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) dreams of repealing and replacing Obamacare:

For his part, John Oliver used his HBO show, Last Week Tonight, to look at the Dalai Lama. This is hie segment on that subject:

Seth Myers used his time on the Late Show to look at how the U.S. media has changed its opinion about President Trump.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFbATlYUwt4

If nothing else, people can find some way to laugh.

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She Went From Trapped In Her Own Body To Dancing With The Stars

Victoria Arlen was born just before her triplet brothers. As such, the young girl was always an ambitious and energetic trailblazer. Always active, she took an interest in sports – particularly swimming and dancing – from a young age. She dreamed of winning gold medals and dancing with stars. Then, at age 11, disaster struck. Out of nowhere, Victoria became a prisoner, trapped inside her own body, in a nightmare that seemed to never end. She could see and hear, but didn’t have control over anything else. Victoria worked tirelessly to escape from her nightmare against all odds, and went on to grab headlines and inspire lives everywhere. Was she able to overcome her dismal condition? Read on to find out.

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These Celebrity Doppelgangers From The Past Have Us Seeing Double

Time travel is a mystifying concept. Much like the idea of extraterrestrial life, it has captured the human imagination for as long as we have existed. Today, it’s at the forefront of famous movie plots, most famously ‘Back to the Future,’ and pops up in late-night conversations about the universe and meaning of life. As of now, scientists have not been able to confirm whether traveling through time is possible, and though there isn’t any kind of hard evidence that proves human beings can time travel, these photos of celebrities alongside what appear to be them in other time periods will sure make you wonder.

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Is It Even Christmas If You Haven’t Seen Die Hard Yet?

The Holiday Season is upon us and you know what that means – time to watch Die Hard! Your televisions and movie theaters are probably already flooded with cheesy Christmas movies, and the radio is just Mariah Carey’s “All I want For Christmas Is You,” but there’s one thing that we can all agree on, Die Hard is a perfect piece of holiday cheer. We know the debate has raged on for nearly 30 years: Is Die Hard a Christmas movie? We’ve done the leg work (watched Die Hard so many times we’ve lost count) and we have the definitive answer. Yippee ki-yay it’s Die Hard season!

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