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After the Supreme Court ruled against a Texas law that tried to close down abortion clinics, The Daily Show had a quip that didn't go over so well.

June 28 2016 2:11 PM

Stephen Colbert tells RuPaul "it made me feel beautiful" to be performing as "Raven."

June 27 2016 3:18 PM

The Late Night host critiques the Democrats' messaging and Republican complaints, while noting that the C-SPAN shutdown upset the service's "viewer."

June 23 2016 4:02 PM

Queer and queer-friendly comedians have much to say about the gun control debate, including the ineffectiveness of thoughts and prayers and the sacrifice of missing Meryl Streep's birthday.

June 23 2016 2:58 PM

Ellen DeGeneres shares some of her talk show's most touching Pride-related moments.

June 23 2016 2:36 PM

The comedian has shown more wisdom than many lawmakers.

June 20 2016 10:40 PM

Watch Serena Williams express her frustrations with help from a male victim. 

June 20 2016 6:34 PM
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