How Much More Do Late-Night Hosts Poke Fun at Trump? The Answer is Shocking
It doesn’t matter if a president is Republican or Democrat, liberal or conservative, they always find themselves the butt of jokes by late-night television comedians.
But the amount of vitriol being lobbied at President Trump is shocking.
According to Deadline, a study by George Mason University shows that late-night comedians have hit Trump with over 1,060 jokes in his first 100 days.
Now compare that to the number of jokes previous president endured over their entire first year in office:
— Barack Obama: 936
— George W. Bush: 546
— Bill Clinton: 440
Here are the late-night hosts who attacked Trump the most in his first 100 days:
— Stephen Colbert: 337
— Trevor Noah: 315
— Jimmy Fallon: 213
— Jimmy Kimmel: 177
Trump is even expected to soon pass up Clinton for the amount of jokes told about him in 1998 after the Monica Lewinsky scandal.
And there’s something different about the type of jokes told about Trump compared to other presidents…STORY CONTINUES ON NEXT PAGE.