Late Night Political Comedy - NBC Connecticut

Punchlines ripped from the headlines

Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 10:59 AM EST

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 04:09 PM EST

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 11:32 AM EDT

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 04:47 AM EDT

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 10:27 AM EDT

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
Record Smashing Warmth for Wednesday
Record Smashing Warmth for Wednesday

NBC Connecticut Meteorologists are forecasting record warmth for Wednesday.

5 To Watch: Ladies' Night On The Ice, Lindsey Vonn Favorite in Downhill
5 To Watch: Ladies' Night On The Ice, Lindsey Vonn Favorite in Downhill

Lindsey Vonn will try again for her first medal in the Pyeongchang Games in the Alpine downhill race.

Girl Hiking at Birthday Party Hit by Falling Tree: Police
Girl Hiking at Birthday Party Hit by Falling Tree: Police

A 10-year-old who was hiking as part of a birthday party was struck by a falling tree in Granby, police said.

10 Ways to be Heart-Smart This National Heart Month
10 Ways to be Heart-Smart This National Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading killer among adults in the United States. Fortunately, it’s preventable.

Suspicious Man Walks Into Baptist Church in New London
Suspicious Man Walks Into Baptist Church in New London

Police are looking for the man linked to a suspicious incident that happened at a Baptist church in New London last week.

Norwalk High School Dismissed Early Amid Investigation
Norwalk High School Dismissed Early Amid Investigation

Norwalk High School dismissed early Tuesday out of an abundance of caution after police responded to investigate a report from a student. The school has also canceled all afterschool activities and evening...