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The xenophobic presidential candidate and the Kentucky clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples get lampooned by the long-running humor mag. 

December 09 2015 4:00 AM

The comedy queen dishes on her new video special Rolodex of Hate, the perils of P.C. comedy, and why we can make fun of Caitlyn Jenner.

December 07 2015 8:22 AM

The gay Olympian says there are just some topics straight people should never talk about with gay friends.

November 27 2015 1:53 PM

The hilarious segment was part of the special program Adele At The BBC.

November 23 2015 2:57 PM