Hypocritical Kimmel Skit Suggests Conservatives May Ban Narnia, Menus

February 7th, 2024 12:20 PM

When liberals cite racism in their effort to cancel certain Dr. Seuss books, former Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton voices his approval. When conservatives try to regulate which books appear in school libraries, he appears on Tuesday’s edition of ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! to do a skit about how logic would dictate conservatives ban C.S. Lewis’s The Chronicles of Narnia…


HUH? Tapper Recalls 'Clinton Era' Being 'Somewhat More Reality Based'

February 1st, 2024 10:35 AM

CNN’s Jake Tapper traveled over to ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday to look back at his career and proclaim that “the Bill Clinton era” was “somewhat more reality-based” than the current one because if the Clinton era was known for anything, it was certainly not how truthful that president was.


Late Night Shows Celebrate 'Off-Putting' DeSantis Ending Campaign

January 23rd, 2024 10:24 AM

The late night quintet spent their Monday shows celebrating the news that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has decided to drop out of the Republican primary by mocking his appearance and making fun of his Winston Churchill blunder by claiming that is what happens when you “ban textbooks.”


Kimmel Spews Fake News About Kentucky Rep. Trying To Legalize Incest

January 19th, 2024 10:00 AM

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel claims that before he tells a joke on air, the show goes through a rigorous process where they “sift through the facts and reputable sources” to make sure the point the joke is trying to make is accurate. The truth of that statement was dispelled on Thursday as Kimmel falsely accused a Kentucky Republican of trying to legalize incest in the state.

Column: Do Jimmy Kimmel's Mean Jokes Sound Rigorously Fact-Checked?

January 19th, 2024 6:00 AM

ABC late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel freaked out when Aaron Rodgers joked he was hoping documents on Jeffrey Epstein weren't coming out. Kimmel ripped Rodgers, then claimed "we have a team of people who work very hard to sift through the facts and reputable sources before I make a joke." That's ridiculous. It's disproven in the week since he said it.


Kimmel Claims House Produced More X-Rated Hunter Pics Than Bills

January 18th, 2024 10:13 AM

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel continued to miss the point of the House’s interest in Hunter Biden as he claimed on Wednesday that it has produced more photos of his penis than bills. Kimmel’s interest in the male organ would continue as he also predicted that Donald Trump would remove Speaker Mike Johnson’s after some fairly basic comments Johnson made about President Joe Biden and God’s will.


Kimmel Disparages Iowa Caucus as 'The Polar Opposite of MLK Day'

January 17th, 2024 9:56 AM

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel took the air on Tuesday to disparage the Iowa Caucus as “the polar opposite of MLK Day” and the way they count the votes because, to Kimmel, putting votes in a paper bag is hilarious, but the DNC’s 2020 app fiasco is something worth memory-holing.


Jimmy Kimmel Speculates About Ron DeSantis's Sex Life

January 12th, 2024 10:04 AM

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel is a strange person. The latest evidence being his Thursday monologue where he pondered Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s sex life, specifically his supposed lack of skill in that area of his life.


Kimmel Fawns Over Hunter, Claims GOP Looked Like It Was 'On Crack'

January 11th, 2024 10:04 AM

When it comes to Republican battles with Hunter Biden, ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel knows which side he’s on. As Hunter showed up at his contempt vote at the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday, Kimmel claimed that the stunt showed that it was Republicans who “were the ones on crack.”


STUDY: 81% Of Late-Night Political Jokes Mocked Conservatives In 2023

January 5th, 2024 10:00 AM

Throughout all of 2023, the late night comedians told a total of 9,518 political jokes, and of these 7,729 or 81 percent were directed at someone or something on the right side of the political spectrum, an MRC study has found.


Late Night 'Comedy' Bottom Ten Moments of 2023

December 27th, 2023 7:00 PM

It was a year of change for late night comedy. The Late Late show was cancelled by CBS after 5,300 episodes since 1995 after James Corden decided to return to England, Comedy Central’s The Daily Show used a series of temp hosts after Trevor Noah walked away at the end of 2022, CBS host of The Late Show Stephen Colbert finally stopped giving Donald Trump the He Who…

NewsBusters Podcast: Christmas Comedians Kick Over the Nativity Set

December 13th, 2023 10:22 PM

Comedians wouldn't cast a shadow on a single page of the Koran, but it's always fair game to mock the marriage of Mary and Joseph, and joke that Joseph was gay. Christians and their New Testament stories are irresistible grist for mockery. But mock Hillary Clinton, and there's hell to pay on the Jimmy Kimmel set. 


Kimmel Show: 'Pretty Much Every Christmas Character Is Gay'

December 13th, 2023 10:19 AM

On Monday, The Daily Show proclaimed that Christmas was the “queerest holiday of all,” on Tuesday it was ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel’s turn as he “interviewed” Sean Hayes, who was playing the role of a gay nutcracker. Hayes claimed that “pretty much every Christmas character is gay” and like The Daily Show, he including Joseph from the Nativity.


Bill Burr to Jimmy Kimmel: 'You Idiot Liberals' Made Trump a 'Martyr'

December 6th, 2023 3:08 PM

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel got more than he bargained for when he welcomed actor and comedian Bill Burr on to his Tuesday show. Before Kimmel could ask what it is like to play a talking turtle, Burr would explain to Kimmel that “you idiot liberals” have made Donald Trump a “martyr.”