The Republican debate on Tuesday was once again an awful display of the extremely low level of political discourse that we have descended to. This state of affairs is not funny but the debate itself was laughable and sometimes you have to laugh at such things simply to deal with the unpleasant truth. So here are some comedic reactions.
Trevor Noah had a hilarious takedown
Desi Lydic fact checked the claims of Cruz, Fiorina, Christie, and Trump.
Larry Wilmore got in his licks as well.
(The above three clips aired on December 16, 2015. To get suggestions on how to view clips of The Daily Show and The Nightly Show outside the US, please see this earlier post. If the videos autoplay, please see here for a diagnosis and possible solutions.)
Stephen Colbert gave his take on it.
So did Seth Myers.