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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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Can You Believe These Celebs Are Turning 50 This Year?

It can be easy to not see celebrities as actual people. The temptation to view actors and musicians as nothing more than their forever-young movie characters, song lyrics and magazine photos is all too real. But they are people – flesh and blood humans with very real ages. And as every year passes, they grow older, just like everyone else. The difference is they age in the entertainment spotlight, where bad angles and poor lighting can’t be avoided, yet somehow they seemingly manage to remain untouched by the sands of time. We’ve compiled a list of your favorite celebrities who are turning 50 in 2019. Warning: It might be hard to believe!

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Here’s Who Your Favorite ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Is Dating In Real Life

HBO fantasy epic Game of Thrones is best known as a show that brilliantly incorporates violence and drama into a complex plot line – and for killing off everyone’s favorite characters when they least expect it. But amid the chaos that consumes Westeros in this medieval fiction, there are some notable love stories: Jon Snow and Ygritte; Ned and Catelyn Stark; Jaime and Cersei Lannister – and more recently, Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen. But have you ever considered who the stars that play these characters are dating in real life? We’ve compiled a list, and you might find some of the pairings surprising.

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The Way They Were: Celebs Reflect on Relationships Past

They say hindsight is 20/20, and certainly it would seem that a little time and distance has given these celebs a little clarity when looking back on their past high profile relationships. Sure, in the moment everyone wants to play nice and no one is pointing any fingers, but after taking time to reflect, these stars are revealing what really went down in their relationship. Turns out making it work is hard, even in Hollywood. And breaking up in the spotlight seems to be even harder. Thankfully, years after all those hurt feelings have faded, there’s some lessons these A-listers would like you to learn.

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