Impeach This

Here’s how Johnny Carson was approaching some of the revelations during the Clinton impeachment. I’m sure all of the late night monologues around then had the same ideas floating up to the surface. It all seems a bit lazy and insensitive to me.

This is taken from an LP called The Watergate Comedy Hour, and features a nice premise undermined by some dodgy impressions.

And if you’ve got half an hour, here a National Lampoon special. It’s loud, so be aware of your volume dial.

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