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FINALLY: David Spade Pledges to Avoid Bashing Trump on New Late Night Show

Spade intends to buck recent trends and leave politics out of his new late night TV show.

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David Spade Avoid Trump Bashing Late Night

David Spade is bucking mainstream trends and pledging not to bash President Donald Trump on his new late night talk show slated to premiere on Comedy Central.

While virtually every other late night TV host spends the majority of their broadcast pathetically lambasting President Trump, Spade intends to take his forthcoming late night TV show in a different direction by sticking to pop culture and current events rather than using it as a platform against the president.

The Washington Times reported:

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Comedian and actor David Spade said in a new interview that his forthcoming talk show on Comedy Central will largely avoid the President Trump-bashing that dominates late-night television.

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“I don’t want half the crowd tuning me out,” Mr. Spade told Variety on Tuesday. “I’m just not that smart, and there are other guys doing it better.”

“Lights Out with David Spade” will have a monologue, guests, field pieces and discussion panels, but will mostly focus on popular culture and digital happenings rather than politics, the host said.

“I still like to make fun of everyone and what they are doing, but it’s more good-natured,” he said, adding that “when people do things, I think it’s fair game to make a few jokes, and then you move on — not too personal, of course.”

Spade’s new show premieres next week on Comedy Central at 11 pm, and will compete with virtually every late night show on the major networks.

However, this would not be the first time late night television outperformed the major networks. In the early 2000s, “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart routinely received such a large proportion of the 18-29 demographic that it became the de facto news source for the generation.

CBS News reported:

Readers over 30 might scoff at Stewart’s inclusion – assuming they know who he is. For many under 30, the host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” is, improbably, a source for news.

A poll released earlier this year by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press found that 21 percent of people aged 18 to 29 cited “The Daily Show” and “Saturday Night Live” as a place where they regularly learned presidential campaign news.

By contrast, 23 percent of the young people mentioned ABC, CBS or NBC’s nightly news broadcasts as a source.

If Spade’s intention to leave politics out of his new program remains true, he could easily become a ratings magnet for the recently beleaguered Comedy Central cable news network, which has alongside many others fallen behind in ratings in the age of President Trump.

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Bernie Sanders Supporters Spread Pro-Murder #GUILLOTINE2020 Hashtag Following Campaign Suspension

They aren’t even hiding their true intentions anymore.

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Following news of socialist hero Bernie Sanders suspending his campaign for the Democrat nomination for President, some of his most extreme supporters made their voices heard with explicit calls for violence.

As soon as the announcement was made via live-stream, a dedicated segment of his supporters began using the hashtag #GUILLOTINE2020, seemingly advocating for using guillotines to behead their political enemies.

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These sort of posts, which some on the left attempt to downplay by claiming they are nothing more than jokes, have been showing up increasingly in recent years.

Far-left “journalist” Kim Kelly, who was fired from both Vice News and NPR for her extremism, wrote in Teen Vogue about the phenomena around this sort of fetishization of the guillotine, where she acknowledges that many are not joking in their posts:

“On social media, a tone-deaf tweet or Facebook post from any wealthy CEO or out-of-touch politician is invariably met with a sea of guillotine gifs, calls for retribution against predatory billionaires, or otherwise vitriolic responses from people with guillotine in their usernames — and it feels less and less like they’re joking.”

Kelly herself admits to having a guillotine tattoo, and if her writing is any indication, she likely wouldn’t hesitate to use one on her perceived political enemies. She has previously celebrated a militant Antifa cell after one of their members attempted to firebomb an ICE facility in Tacoma, WA. Kelly also created a guide on throwing milkshakes at those she perceives to be fascists while writing for VICE. Of course, the practice of “milkshaking” got world-wide attention following the brutal beating of independent journalist Andy Ngo, which involved the throwing of milkshakes.

Needless to say, the next few months could get extremely violent as supporters of Bernie Sanders continue to let their true intentions know. As Project Veritas exposed, these far-left views are even prevalent in Sander’s campaign, with one paid staffer stating, “Guillotine the rich” while on undercover video.

Even senior Sanders staff are making their more extreme views known, with his national Press Secretary Briahna Joy Gray admitting that the “Democratic” prefix in Democrat Socialism means nothing.

Big League Politics will continue to track this story and update it as necessary.

 

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