Newswire: Late-night comedy writers are just as sick of Donald Trump as the rest of us

The TCA press tour continues this weekend, with a number of late-night cable comedy writers assembling this morning to talk about the guy they spend the rest of their weeks talking about, too: Donald Trump. According to The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline, 45-fatigue was a major part of a conversation held today between The Daily Show’s Hallie Haglund, The President Show head writer Christine Nangle, The Jim Jefferies Show writer Jason Reich, and Full Frontal With Samantha Bee writer Ashley Nicole Black. “During Obama,” Haglund said, “We’d have a week where we didn’t use a clip of the president. We’d be talking about what else was going on in the world. We recently had an act where we did not say Trump’s name once. I cannot remember the last time that happened. It’s as frustrating as it is boring.”

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