Play of the Day: Super Bowl and the Iranian space monkey

The Super Bowl blackout prompts some easy shots at FEMA.

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David Letterman and Jay Leno found time on Super Bowl Monday to connect the Superdome blackout to FEMA and Hurricane Katrina. On Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert examined the Hispanic voting statistics and Obama’s skeet shooting, while The Daily Show , Jimmy Fallon and Leno also all found humor in the Iranians launching a monkey into space .

Fast forward to 2:15 to see the “real” story of the photo of Obama shooting skeet at Camp David.