Play of the Day: The Comey Firing

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Reports suggest President Donald Trump regrets picking H.R. McMaster for the National Security Advisor post. The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon joked about the news Tuesday night, joking that Trump thought he was getting a hamburger.

Trump fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday night, with the White House citing the statements surrounding the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email practices as a key reason. Jimmy Kimmel and Late Show's Stephen Colbert joked that Trump was firing Comey for giving him the White House, while The Daily Show's Trevor Noah referred back to his jokes about Trump's similarities to African authoritarians. Colbert noted the paragraph in Trump's firing letter saying “While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation," joking about Trump's divorces in the process.

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