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Play of the Day: Trump Doesn't Care About Your Traditions

8:48 AM ET When he's president, he's going to break the mold.

Play of the Day: The Debate Was All About Puppets and Cliffhangers

October 20 The election increasingly resembles a TV show.

Play of the Day: WikiLeaks Releases More Information From Mind of the Clinton Campaign

October 19 The long list of potential veep picks has some odd names on it.

Play of the Day: Only a Loser Loses an Election… Unless It's Rigged

October 18 Donald Trump sows the seeds of conspiracy.

Trump waves to his supporters (or are they his congregation?) in March in Arizona.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump is Now Promising Heaven

October 17 The GOP nominee's messianic complex was on display last week.

Play of the Day: Trump, Cosby and Clinton

October 14 One Donald, two Bills and a whole lot of terrible allegations.

He may be her VP pick, but he certainly can't ask her questions about her email.

Play of the Day: Clinton, Kaine and Wall Street

October 13 Leaked emails suggest the nominee wants open borders and an open financial world market, but her running mate doesn't know anything about that.

Play of the Day: Trump is Now Unshackled

October 12 The GOP nominee tweets that he can now "fight for America" the way he wants to.

Imagine seeing this guy toweling off after a workout.

Play of the Day: The 'Locker Room Talk' Excuse

October 11 Trump and his surrogates are using an interesting explanation for what the candidate was caught saying on the 2005 tape.

Play of the Day: Donald Trump is Confused About a Few Things

October 10 His comments caught on an "Access Hollywood" hot mic suggest he may not understand certain things about human reproduction.

Everything about this is weird.

Play of the Day: You Can Be Trump or Clinton for Halloween… Or Not

October 7 Sexy Bernie Sanders is probably the worst political costume, though.

Play of the Day: Mike Pence's Fake Ancient Russian Proverbs

October 6 The bear hibernation one isn't the only ancient piece of wisdom the Indiana governor made up.

Play of the Day: Tim Kaine's Got (Bad) Jokes

October 5 Hillary Clinton's running mate may have prepared too much for the vice presidential debate.

Play of the Day: Trump's 1995 Tax Returns Are Illuminating

October 4 After all, it takes a real business genius to lost $916 million on casinos.

Play of the Day: 'Trump' and 'Clinton' Debate on SNL

October 3 The late-night staple marks its season premier with a new Trump… And lots of material to parody.

Play of the Day: Libertarian Gary Johnson is Also Running for President

September 30 Late-night looks at the 2016 candidate polling in the high single digits.

Alicia Machado is shown at her perfume launch in 2009 in Mexico City.

Play of the Day: Trump May Have a Miss Universe Problem

September 29 Or maybe it's an opportunity for a new slogan.

Play of the Day: The Clinton/Trump Debate Fallout

September 28 Trump gained power from his vanquished foes and is now leading in some imaginary polling.

Play of the Day: Hillary Clinton Had a Great Time at the Debate

September 27 She was smiling the entire time and perhaps was even dancing.

Play of the Day: Comparing Trump and Clinton Ahead of the First Debate

September 26 Clinton's email scandal may look bad, but what do we know about the Trump Foundation?

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: Trump's Got a New Campaign Surrogate

September 22 Boxing promoter Don King stumps for Donald Trump.

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.


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