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Jimmy Kimmel happily dances at Matt Gaetz’s political tomb
ABC Jimmy Kimmel had the unique joy of being the only late-night host who hadn’t taken a break during the week when Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL) was involved in a sex trafficking scandal. .. And on Wednesday night he made the most of the situation. “Florida state legislator Matt Gaetz is having a bad week after the New York Times reported the bomb last night,” the host said. “If you’re new to Matt Gaetz, this is his Twitter profile,” Kimmel added, adding a photo of Congressman taking a selfie with Donald Trump at the top of the page. “It should tell you everything you need to know.” “Matt Gaetz is basically the shrimp tail of your cinnamon toast crunch,” he continued. “He is not liked by anyone, and he is reportedly being investigated by the Ministry of Justice. They have a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old child and are on the border of the state. I’m investigating if I’ve paid for her trip beyond. This is sexual trafficking. I voted against the anti-trafficking bill in 2017. “He’s one of the worst and worst.” He said. “Even his fellow Republicans are reportedly celebrating this, but Gates not only denied the accusation, but tried to explain to Tucker Carlson last night that he was the real victim. The mysterious “blackmail” figure of the Gates scandal was obsessed with hostages, from which the late-night host dug very deeply into the strange appearance that Gates made on Fox News on Tuesday night, Carlson. Desperately trying to find something in common with, he failed, and at one point filed a sexual assault allegation filed against Fox News hosts a few years ago. Hell Am I roped to this? Kimmel joked. In return, Carlson called his accusator a “mentally ill” viewer, claiming that “accidental accusation is one of the worst things that can happen.” At my show, “Kimmel added. “But to be fair to Tucker Carlson, all his viewers are mentally ill.” Lisa Lampanelli about Roast Trump and her “evil” mentor Don Jr. “Pillow company” continued, playing more hingeless highlights from the sit-in. He claims that Gates’ allegations all stemmed from politically motivated extortion plans, but that it actually began under Trump’s Justice Department, “not a partisan investigation.” explained. Finally, Kimmel was a viewer after his segment with Gates who was willing to share the embarrassing afterlife that Carlson offered him. “It was one of the weirdest interviews I’ve ever done. This is the guy who interviewed someone who claims that Hillary Clinton is performing a demonic pedophile surgery from a pizzeria. “Kimmel replied. “So there’s always a twist!” Listen to and subscribe to The Last Laugh podcast for more information. Find out more at The Daily Beast. Get top stories in your inbox every day. Sign up now! DailyBeast Membership: Beast Inside digs deeper into the stories that matter to you. learn more.