Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that lets you sleep — and lets us get paid to watch comedy. Here are the.
Dancing With the Insurrectionist
On Thursday night, Jimmy Kimmel joked that Jacob Chansley, “the infamous insurrectionist” known as the QAnon Shaman who took part in the Capitol attack on Jan. 6, “is probably not gonna be storming anything any time soon.”
This week, prosecutors suggested thatfor his role in the incursion, which would be the most severe punishment yet for a participant.
“Yup, the only people who have seen more combat than you guys are flight attendants on Southwest.” — JIMMY FALLON
“I remember telling my dad that I thought a life in uniform might be right for me, so he went out and got me a job application for Pizza Hut.” — JIMMY FALLON
The Bits Worth Watching
The “Daily Show” correspondent Desi Lydic put the spotlight on female veterans throughout “hist-HER-y.”