Interesting news on this front comes from the University of Pennsylvania: New research suggests that humor may
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Saturday Night Live (SNL) parodied Rudy Giuliani in is recent opening sketch that focused on attempts to overturn the November 3 election results for Trump.
Marine One is taking off now – up into the clear blue winter sky, off to Mar a Lago via Andrews and whatever new grifts this crime family has in store.
Right-wing authoritarians are considerably less funny than people who do not share that disposition
Donald Trump’s debate performance has earned the parody treatment from legendary mockery expert Weird Al Yankovic.
Americans and other citizens of rich democracies have long taken our travel advantages as rights for granted. The pandemic changes this perspective.
Rising Zimbabwean political satirist has critiqued the government of Mnangagwa. This comes as the regime is cracking down on growing dissent.
Delusion is the new coronavirus strategy of the Executive that has hired an evangelical movement to the task. It’s a good thing this is just satire.
In video of his private speech, Trump jokes about driving people “frigging crazy” with hints he might never leave the White House.
President Trump jokes about serving more than two terms as president, telling a crowd that he might remain in the Oval Office “at least for 10 or 14 years.”