Joe Biden could have simply taken his first steps into the presidency, however figures of the Trump administration don’t appear to be going wherever simply but. On Monday, Donald Trump’s private lawyer Rudy Giuliani made headlines as Dominion Voting Systems filed a defamation lawsuit, demanding $1.3 billion.
The previous New York Metropolis Mayor’s newest authorized bother turned the butt of late evening jokes, together with these from Seth Meyers who used his “A Nearer Look” phase to squeeze in some jokes and criticisms about Giuliani and the GOP.
“Good factor he’s a vampire as a result of he’ll should spend the remainder of his life working it off,” the Late Night with Seth Meyers host quipped. “He doesn’t have any cash, bear in mind how he couldn’t afford hair dye and simply rubbed typewriter ribbon his head?”
Whereas it could be simple to snort at Giuliani’s public moments, comparable to that at 4 Seasons Whole Landscaping, Meyers stated Giuliani isn’t the one one nonetheless sharing unfounded claims of election fraud. Meyers additionally went after plenty of GOP figures, who he stated proceed to cling to Trump.
A handful of Republicans together with Marco Rubio and Rand Paul nonetheless fail to denounce the claims of a rigged or stolen election, and haven’t discovered fault within the former president’s incitement of the violence on the U.S. Capitol. Meyers stated such politicians “have made it clear they refuse to carry Trump accountable” for a listing of points, together with the botched dealing with of the coronavirus pandemic. Although the nation has undergone a change in management, Meyers added that the GOP will keep the identical.
“The Republican celebration has discovered nothing and nonetheless has not modified, he stated. “It’s nonetheless the celebration that elected Donald trump and stood by him as he tried to foment sedition.”
See Meyer’s full “A Nearer Look” phase above.