Late-Night Comedians Slam Government Shutdown

Jimmy Kimmel, Jay Leno and David Letterman provide humor during the government shutdown.
2:07 | 10/02/13

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These days in Washington certainly no one's getting what they want and situations quite frustrating but that hasn't stopped late night comics from finding the humor in the situation. Don't laugh you'll cry right our producers hadn't -- -- watching the late night talk shows to see what the hosts are saying. The government of the United States officially closed for business. Finally. A chance to use our famous nation building skills right at home -- Can't. -- is still getting paid. I want their names and did -- elected these people. Always -- never mind. Maybe he just explained Obama -- we'll be able to resolve this issue quicker to help insure all Americans. What does that mean. -- -- -- I gotta go look like Joseph Biden got some tickets -- all depicting boats. United says government most powerful country in the shut down not a business know put the put the out of business sign right up there in the White -- nothing happened and here. I mean we are like a carnival cruise on land. Still worried about a government shutdown. I am more worried about -- start back up. I am glad the government to shut down think about it for the first time in years that -- the talk on the phone and then emailed but I. -- NSA out of business what no gone NSA. And while their clothes while the government to shut down they are asking citizens to please spy on each other and anybody go to the harbor today to look at the essential liberty. That's not actually -- What the TARP on the sentry armored yeah I can just imagine somebody who has never mentioned you're thinking oh -- -- -- -- -- -- -- no --

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