LGBT rights seem imperiled under President Trump, and in danger around the world. The Daily Beast’s Jay Michaelson, Samantha Allen, and Tim Teeman look to what lies ahead in 2018.
The senator-elect from Alabama told Seth Meyers he doesn’t really think Democrats should give Trump a pass on his sexual misconduct allegations.
Arch-homophobe Judge Roy Moore won’t accept he lost the Senate election in Alabama to Doug Jones, so today this sorest of sore losers went after his opponent’s gay son, Carson.
In her final show of the year, Samantha Bee went off on Fox News’ “crazy conspiracy theories” about the FBI.
Co-hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che delivered sharp riffs on Roy Moore’s defeat and Democratic senators calling on President Trump to resign.
CNN’s Jake Tapper grilling Roy Moore’s spokesman on whether Moore believed homosexuality should be illegal shouldn’t have been the impressive landmark moment it was.
For years, Republicans have been expert at using just the right words to demean Democrats. Doug Jones turned those tables in a big way. Democrats should take notice.