Late Night Political Comedy - NBC Southern California

Punchlines ripped from the headlines

Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 07:59 AM PST

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Barack Obama's actions at Nelson Mandela's memorial service garnered worldwide headlines this week, from his selfie with the Danish Prime Minister's wife Helle Thorning-Schmidt to his handshake with Cuban...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST

Bush Shows His Paintings on "Leno"

Bush Shows His Paintings on "Leno"

Since his departure from the White House, George W. Bush has made few public appearances, but decided to appear on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Tuesday night. In a mostly tongue-in-cheek interview, Leno and...

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 at 08:32 AM PDT

SNL: Shutdown Fails "Gravity" Astronauts

SNL: Shutdown Fails "Gravity" Astronauts

As the government shutdown enters its third week, "Saturday Night Live" joked federal furloughs would have left the "Gravity" astronauts reliant on janitors in Houston to keep them alive.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 01:47 AM PDT

Jon Stewart Grills Kathleen Sebelius on Obamacare

Jon Stewart Grills Kathleen Sebelius on Obamacare

Jon Stewart grilled Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius over the new health care law Monday. But first, he joked about the online health exchange's glitches and delays.

Sunday, Oct 6, 2013 at 07:27 AM PDT

SNL: Miley Causes the End of America

SNL: Miley Causes the End of America

"Saturday Night Live's" opening sketch this week predicted a dark future for America.

Top Stories
Years Later, Girl Returns to NICU That Saved Her Life
Years Later, Girl Returns to NICU That Saved Her Life

Seven-year-old Kyla Bree was born at 32 weeks. She returned to the neonatal intensive care unit that save her life, and she brought with her a touching gift.

David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' Star, Dies at 67
David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' Star, Dies at 67

David Cassidy, the teen and pre-teen idol who starred in the 1970s sitcom "The Partridge Family" and sold millions of records as the musical group's lead singer, died Tuesday at age 67.

Nation's First Hotel-Based Dispensary to Open in Hollywood
Nation's First Hotel-Based Dispensary to Open in Hollywood

The nation's first hotel-based dispensary is opening in the heart of the Sunset Strip next year.

In LA, Hate Crimes Are Up and LGBTQ People Are Prime Targets
In LA, Hate Crimes Are Up and LGBTQ People Are Prime Targets

In Los Angeles, hate crimes are up 24 percent in the city and LGBTQ people are prime targets. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017.

Trump All But Endorses GOP's Moore Despite Sex Accusations
Trump All But Endorses GOP's Moore Despite Sex Accusations

Silent for more than a week, President Donald Trump all but endorsed embattled Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore on Tuesday, discounting the sexual assault allegations against him and insisting...

Watch: Holiday Traffic Jam Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday
Watch: Holiday Traffic Jam Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday

Our NewsChopper 4 flew over the 405 and 10 freeways in West Los Angeles on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Take a look at all those "holiday lights."