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Lester Holt is going to moderate Monday's debate.

Play of the Day: Some Better Debate Topics for Clinton and Trump

September 23 Here are some ideas for Lester Holt to bring up Monday night.

Play of the Day: More Trump Campaign Candy Analogies

September 21 After all, it's Adam and Eve… Not Mike & Ike.

Samantha Bee's notes on Trump's statement show what's truth and what's a lie.

Play of the Day: Diagramming Trump's Friday Statement

September 20 Samantha Bee examines the 38 seconds Trump gave to admitting Obama was born in the U.S.

Play of the Day: Trump Says Clinton Started Birther Movement… and Wants to Build a Big Wall

September 19 The GOP nominee blames Clinton for starting the rumor that Obama was born outside the U.S.

Play of the Day: Mr. Trump Meets Dr. Oz

September 16 The candidate tells the TV personality that he sees a "35-year-old" when he looks in the mirror.

Play of the Day: Colin Powell's Candid Comments Reflect the American Mood

September 15 In stolen emails, the former State Department chief denigrated both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Play of the Day: Hillary Clinton's Pneumonia is a Very Big Deal

September 14 Ask William Henry Harrison how big a deal such an illness can be. Oh, right. You can't because he died of pneumonia.

Hillary Clinton: Lookin' good and feelin' great. Except she has pneumonia. And is insulting voters.

Play of the Day: 'Basket of Deplorables' Was Not the Right Term

September 13 Late-night has some other suggestions to describe Trump supporters.

Play of the Day: Sarcasm, Kim Jong-Un's Hair and North Korean Nukes

September 12 The hermit kingdom is going through some stuff and late-night TV has noticed.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump's Foreign Policy Plans

September 9 His views can be hard to understand, but it's clear he liked Putin.

Play of the Day: Giving Hillary Clinton a More Presidential Look

September 8 Stephen Colbert has some ideas from the past for the Democrat.

Play of the Day: Obama, Trump and Stairs

September 7 Chinese officials disrespected the president at the G20 summit, Trump says.

Play of the Day: Trump Can Solve Chicago's Crime Problem.. But He Can't Tell Us About It Yet

September 6 Stephen Colbert jokes about Trump's recent comments on reducing crime in the Windy City.

Play of the Day: Trump Hardens His Immigration Plans… Again

September 2 Trump's conciliatory tone is gone after his trip to Mexico.

Play of the Day: Trump Goes to Mexico

September 1 Enrique Peña Nieto met with the man he compared to Hitler and Mussolini in Mexico City on Wednesday.

Left: Clinton speaks at a primary debate in December. Right: Trump listens at a primary debate in February.

Play of the Day: Trump and Clinton Prep for the Debate

August 31 Trump may not do any mock debates, while Clinton is doing her homework.

Play of the Day: Another Look at Donald Trump's Doctor

August 30 Dr. Harold Bornstein is facing fresh scrutiny.

Play of the Day: Trump's 'The Tower' Could Have Been a Great Show

August 29 Some odd details emerge from a new book on Donald Trump.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump Has a Friend in Nigel Farage

August 26 The Brexit leader spoke at a Trump rally this week.

Play of the Day: Trump Has a Good Use For All Those Books He Bought

August 25 You could probably build a border wall out of books.

Play of the Day: The Clinton Foundation Emails are Definitely a Thing

August 24 Stephen Colbert examines the Democratic nominee's various conflicts of interest.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump Tries to Appeal to Minority Voters

August 23 "What the hell do you have to lose?" asks the GOP candidate.

Play of the Day: Another Eventful Week in the 2016 Presidential Campaign

August 22 John Oliver wonders how Donald Trump is losing to someone as distrusted as Hillary Clinton.

Play of the Day: Trump and 'Sarcasm'

August 16 The GOP candidate doesn't seem to understand what the word means.

Play of the Day: It's Getting Harder to Defend Trump

August 15 Trump does love charts, though.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump Stays in the Conversation

August 12 The GOP candidate says Barack Obama is the "founder of ISIS."

Play of the Day: Donald Trump is 'The Dress'

August 11 His supporters see him one way and everyone else sees him another way.

Play of the Day: Fact-checking Trump's Big Economic Speech

August 10 Like a Rihanna song, the GOP nominee wants America to "work."

Play of the Day: Rigging an Election

August 9 Donald Trump claims the election will be fixed and he's right… In a way.

Play of the Day: Trump and Children

August 8 The GOP nominee loves his own and is feuding with another.

Play of the Day: A Look Inside Donald Trump's Campaign… And Brain

August 5 Reports have staff members upset, but can "The Dementalist" turn things around?

Play of the Day: Harambe For President

August 4 Sure, being a dead non-human are hurdles, but at least we know his hair was real.

Play of the Day: Donald's Russian Friend, Melania's Nude Photos and Hillary's Public Service

August 2 The 2016 general election campaign has officially started.

Play of the Day: Wrapping Up the 2016 Democratic Convention

August 1 Clinton dressed like Pitbull, Kaine does a terrible Trump impression and the Obamas got worldly.

Look at all those balloons!

Play of the Day: A Clinton is the Democratic Nominee… Again

July 29 Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination for president among pomp and circumstance.

Play of the Day: Tim Kaine, Democrats and Even More Emails

July 26 The Democratic National Convention got off to an inauspicious start.

Play of the Day: Wrapping Up the GOP Convention

July 25 The Republicans' weeklong party is over.

That stage definitely screams "humble."

Play of the Day: Donald Trump 'Humbly' Accepts the Nomination

July 22 Nothing says "humility" like a gold backdrop and your name in a huge font.

Play of the Day: Chris Christie Fake Prosecutes Hillary Clinton

July 21 The RNC speaker got the crowd riled up about the Democratic nominee.


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