Play of the Day

Play of the Day gathers clips from late night and comedy television shows, mocking politicians and newsmakers.
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Play of the Day: Friends Don't Let Friends Drone Drunk

January 28 The latest White House security incident gives recreational drone pilots a needed reminder about safety.

Play of the Day: Sarah Palin is Back and Making Just as Much Sense as Ever

January 27 After her teleprompter broke during the Iowa Freedom Summit, the former Alaska governor needed to improvise.

Play of the Day: The President and the New England Patriots

January 26 Boston's NFL players aren't the only ones concerned about deflated balls.

Play of the Day: Trading Cigars and Shortstops for Type II Diabetes

January 23 The Nightly Show devotes time to the new Cuba policy.

Play of the Day: The State of Ernie Moniz's Hair

January 22 Jimmy Fallon and Jon Stewart have some things to say about the Energy Department chief's style.

Play of the Day: Obama's Many Guests at the State of the Union

January 21 It's a tradition for the president to bring people to his speech. Obama brought a crowd.

Play of the Day: John Kerry Loves French Things

January 20 The Secretary of State is French enough to send to the Paris rally. But, were there better candidates?

Play of the Day: Ted Cruz is Leading a Science Subcommittee

January 16 The Texan has some questions about aliens and space travel.

Play of the Day: Romney and Christie Are Everyone's Favorite Comedic Duo

January 15 The two 2016 GOP contenders have some things to work out.

Play of the Day: Paul Ryan's Golden Touch

January 14 With the Wisconsinite saying he won't run for president, where does that leave the 2016 race?

Play of the Day: What A Budget Compromise Looks Like

December 12, 2014 See how Republicans and Democrats "split the difference" to get it done.

Play of the Day: In Its Defense, The U.S. Is 'Awesome'

December 11, 2014 Fox News tries a redirect on the torture report's release and Stephen Colbert takes note.

Play of the Day: The Appropriate Reaction To The Senate Torture Report

December 10, 2014 The Daily Show tries to find the appropriate reaction to the document.

Obama Takes Over The Colbert Report

December 9, 2014 The president visited the show while it taped at George Washington University Monday.

Play of the Day: The Odds of Indicting a Police Officer

December 8, 2014 The Garner and Brown cases show just how difficult it really is.

Play of the Day: Rand Paul Takes a Stand in Police Chokehold Case

December 5, 2014 Last night's late-night funnies: The Republican senator sticks to his antitax guns.

Play of the Day: What Congress Can Finally Agree On

December 4, 2014 Everyone can gree that Nazis shouldn't get Social Security benefits.

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Play of the Day: The Newest Weapon in the War on Terror

December 3, 2014 A drone carrying mistletoe is perfect for the holiday season.

Play of the Day: The Appropriate Amount of Outrage in Ferguson

December 2, 2014 There's just no winning when it comes to satisfactory levels of outrage.

Play of the Day: Thanksgiving Predictions

November 26, 2014 Black Friday shoppers are a bigger threat than the weather.