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Al Franken

  1. louis c.k.
    Sarah Silverman Defends Louis C.K.: ‘He’s My Brother, So It’s Hard’“I may not have a very clear perspective on it, but I’m trying to.”
  2. bad quotes
    Matt Damon Is Sharing All His Bad Opinions on Sexual Misconduct“I do believe that there’s a spectrum of behavior.”
  3. Franken Resigns Without Confessing Any WrongdoingAfter announcing he would step down “in the coming weeks,” Franken blasts Trump and Roy Moore for not facing such repercussions.
  4. last night on late night
    Stephen Colbert Addresses the Latest Senator Al Franken Allegations“This accusation appears to be the straw that groped the camel’s back.”
  5. sexual misconduct
    7th Woman Accuses Franken of Misconduct, Says He Tried to Forcibly Kiss HerShe says Franken told her, “It’s my right as an entertainer,” which Franken denies.
  6. sexual assault
    Al Franken Accused of Groping Army Veteran During 2003 USO Tour“It was long enough that he should have known if it was an accident. I’m very confident saying that.”
  7. sexual harassment
    Al Franken Apologizes After Two More Women Accuse Him of Assault“Some women have found my greetings or embraces for a hug or photo inappropriate.”
  8. sexual harassment
    The Women of SNL Wrote a Letter in Support of Senator Al FrankenShades of Lena Dunham?
  9. Woman Says Al Franken Touched Her Inappropriately During His First Senate TermThis is the first allegation of sexual harassment said to have occurred during Franken’s Senate career.
  10. al franken
    PBS Cuts Senator Al Franken From Special Honoring David LettermanFranken will be edited out of the televised version of The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Salutes David Letterman.
  11. last night on late night
    SNL Alum Al Franken Gets Verbal Spanking on ‘Weekend Update’“Oh, come on, he didn’t know anything — he was only 55.”
  12. last night on late night
    Meyers, Colbert Skewer Al Franken’s Sexual Harassment ApologyWhat did late night make of Al Franken’s two mea culpas?
  13. Radio Host Comes Forward with Allegations Against Al Franken: “He Groped […]A TV/radio host has come forward with sexual assault allegations against comedian-turned-politician Al Franken, and she’s got the pictures to […]
  14. Senator Al Franken Teaches Stephen Colbert the Art of the Pivot on ‘The […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert chats with Senator Al Franken about which of his fellow senators have a good […]
  15. last night on late night
    Al Franken Tells Colbert About That Time McCain Voted ‘No’ on ‘Skinny Repeal’Senator Franken suspected it might happen when he noticed a certain vice-president missing.
  16. bill maher
    Al Franken Won’t Appear on Real Time After Bill Maher’s N-Word Use“Senator Franken believes that what Bill Maher said was inappropriate and offensive.”
  17. Samantha Bee and Al Franken Trade Ted Cruz Insults on ‘Full Frontal’Here’s a clip from last night’s Full Frontal, where Samantha Bee sits down for a brief chat with Al Franken to promote his new book Giant of […]
  18. vulture festival
    Al Franken Won Respect From Jeff Sessions and Senate Republicans With Name-DropJudiciary-committee members are huge fans of Dragnet.
  19. Watch Al Franken Talk You Through His Sumptuous Book CoverAl Franken: Giant of the Senate is out May 30.
  20. vulture festival 2017
    Al Franken, Riverdale, Crazy Ex, and Others Join This Year’s Vulture FestivalThe lineup just keeps getting better.
  21. last night on late night
    ‘Simple Country Liar’ Jeff Sessions Can’t Stop His Southern Trickery on SNL“I’m sorry, these ears are just decorative.”
  22. The Novels That Came Out of ‘SNL’ Saturday Night Live is a product of its medium. Sketches are written overnight on Tuesday, on air by Saturday, and, due to their often […]
  23. saturday night live
    Al Franken Picked his Top 10 Political Sketches from Saturday Night Live And yes he wrote a lot of them.
  24. Al Franken and Conan O’Brien Talk Humor in Politics and the ‘Terrifying’ […]Here’s a clip from Al Franken’s visit to last night’s Conan, where he explains to O’Brien why, even though there’s no place for humor in […]
  25. tom davis
    Watch Al Franken’s Touching Eulogy of Former Writing Partner Tom DavisAl Franken wraps it up all nice.
  26. al franken
    Al Franken Seeks Probe Into Comcast’s Exec AnnouncementsDid Comcast speak too soon?
  27. tv
    What Swear Word Is Rob Schneider Calling Al Franken?Whore? Hamburger head?