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Samantha Bee On 'Flaxen-Haired Fountain Of Lies' Kellyanne Conway And the Sanders-Cruz Healthcare Debate

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According to the following clip from Samantha Bee's Full Frontal, CNN's Tuesday lineup hooked viewers — Bee's favorite moments included Jake Tapper's takedown of Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway and a healthcare debate between Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas). 

Bee praised CNN correspondent Tapper for repeating the word "falsehood" in response to the allegation from Trump's White House that the media under-reports on terrorist attacks: “Damn, Jake," Bee says. "Wow, I didn't think CNN let you use the f-word on air." 

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And after referring to Conway as a "flaxen-haired fountain of lies," Bee's program — like CNN's — seems unwilling to either normalize our current political climate or take Conway seriously. 

Top photo: Full Frontal With Samantha Bee

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Olivia Loperfido is an English and psychology major at New York University's College of Arts and Sciences, and the junior editor of NYU's Mercer Street (2017-'18). She enjoys spending time with her dogs and tortoise, watching RuPaul's Drag Race, and contacting her state representatives. Follow her on Instagram here and contact her via email here

 

 

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