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Listen to A Closer Look and more in the audio edition of Late Night with Seth Meyers, weeknights at 12:35/11:35c on NBC.




Lilly Singh | Democrats Aim to Pass COVID-19 Relief, but Limit Eligibility for Payments: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Senate Democrats clearing a procedural hurdle to pass their COVID-19 relief bill after moderate Senators demand limits to the bill’s eligibilities. Then, Lilly Singh goes over the difficulties of interviewing "A Little Late with Lilly Singh" guests over Zoom, reveals why she decided to go from a traditional studio to a house for Season 2 and explains why she started bringing non-traditional guests to the show.


Jake Tapper | Texas, Mississippi Lift Mask Mandates; GOP Silent on Amazon Union Push: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Texas and Mississippi lifting their COVID-19 restrictions and Republicans staying silent on the drive to unionize Amazon workers. Then, Jake Tapper shares his thoughts on the aftermath of Donald Trump’s presidency, explains the importance of Joe Biden’s refusal to take action against Saudi Arabia and reveals how Democrats are reacting to his critiques.


Kenan Thompson | Trump, Cruz and Noem Repeat Their Insane Lies at CPAC: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at former President Donald Trump making his first post-presidency public appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference, where he and his fellow Republicans continued to repeat their deranged lies. Then, Kenan Thompson goes over his participation in the 2021 Golden Globes with Maya Rudolph, shares his experience working on his new sitcom Kenan and breaks down his SNL impression of LaVar Ball.


David Spade | GOP Backs Trump Ahead of His First Post-Presidency Speech at CPAC: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans continuing to rally around former President Donald Trump as he prepares to deliver his first speech since leaving office. Then, David Spade discusses having to film his show The Netflix Afterparty without an audience, shares a story about a time he cursed on Saturday Night Live and talks about buying Chris Farley's motorcycle.


Colin Jost | Great Vaccine News Has Everyone Asking When Life Will Return to Normal: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at some glimmers of hope on the horizon nearly one year after the COVID-19 pandemic radically changed our lives. Then, Colin Jost shares how grueling it was to work six Saturday Night Live episodes in a row, talks about how strange it feels to not go out after taping the show and dishes on married life with Scarlett Johansson.


Sec. Pete Buttigieg | Fox News Lies About the Texas Blackouts as GOP Lies About the Election: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the Republican Party lying about the Green New Deal and the 2020 election as the U.S. passes a grim coronavirus milestone and Texas experiences an unprecedented power crisis. Then, Secretary Pete Buttigieg talks about having to attend his first Oval Office meeting via television, reveals how the Trump administration left the Department of Transportation and breaks down the relationship between racial equity and public transportation.


Late Night Lit: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon & Brandon Hobson

On today's episode of Late Night Lit, Late Night supervising producer Sarah Jenks-Daly speaks with New York Times bestselling author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, author of the new book Daughters Of Kobani. She also speaks with National Book Award finalist Brandon Hobson, author of the new novel The Removed. Then, some members of the Late Night with Seth Meyers staff share book recommendations. Mentioned in this episode: Daughters Of Kobani by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon "How to Lose a Guy in 10...


Will Forte | GOP Senators Warned About Trump's Violence - Now They're Ignoring It: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the House impeachment managers presenting a damning and powerful case against former President Donald Trump this week, and still Republicans have made clear they just don’t care. Then, Will Forte explains how he is preparing for fatherhood, shares his experience adopting a dog during the pandemic and reveals his upcoming wedding plans.


Rep. Cori Bush | Trump's Impeachment Lawyers Are Very Bad: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Senate Republicans sticking with former President Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial despite the House impeachment managers’ powerful evidence and the fact that Trump’s lawyers are very bad. Then, Rep. Cori Bush goes over her first month in Congress, explains which parts of the COVID-19 relief bill should be non-negotiable and confirms her friendship with Leslie Jones.


Anthony Atamanuik | Impeachment Managers Make Powerful Case Against Trump to Open Trial: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at former President Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial, where House impeachment managers laid out powerful evidence of his guilt while most Republican senators had no interest in holding him accountable. Then, comedian Anthony Atamanuik shares his experience filming What We Do in the Shadows in Canada, goes over some predictions The President Show got right about Donald Trump’s presidency and explains how he chose to portray the former president.


Bill Burr | GOP Senators Want to "Move On" from Trump's Second Impeachment Trial: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at former President Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial being a chance to hold Trump accountable for his crimes and to shine a national spotlight on the decay of the GOP and our democratic institutions. Then, Bill Burr talks about cheering on Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the Super Bowl, describes his experience participating in The Mandalorian and sets up his upcoming documentary Patrice O'Neal: Killing Is Easy.


Impractical Jokers (The Tenderloins) | House Votes to Remove Marjorie Taylor Greene from Committees: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans standing by Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene as her committee assignments were stripped from her after making a series of deranged, bigoted statements. Then, Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Prince Herb of comedy troupe The Tenderloins explain why they made Sal Vulcano change his name to Prince Herb and talk about the time they hired a Paul McCartney impersonator to go on their show Dinner Party.


Amy Schumer | GOP Stands by Marjorie Taylor Greene; My Pillow Guy's Newsmax Meltdown: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans making it clear they're willing to excuse the behavior of Donald Trump and Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene. Then, Amy Schumer talks about losing her Tony Award to Glenda Jackson, shares what happened to the oddly shaped carrot her husband found and talks about working with Hellmann's to fight against food insecurity.


Post Malone | Republicans Demand "Bipartisanship" from Biden on COVID-19 Relief Bill: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Biden agreeing to meet with GOP senators after Republicans whined about the supposed lack of bipartisanship in his response to the COVID-19 crisis. Then, Post Malone talks about some fun construction projects at his Utah home, reveals why he moved to Utah in the first place and shares how opening a haunted dybbuk box caused him to experience a car accident and a house break-in.


Desus & Mero | Biden and Democrats Move Fast on COVID-19 Relief Despite GOP Obstruction: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans getting upset Joe Biden won’t work with them after signaling they were willing to do anything to sabotage his agenda. Then, Desus and Mero talk about Biden’s first week in office, the FBI tracking down capitol rioters and Trump’s life after the White House.


Kate Berlant & Jacqueline Novak | Republicans Try to Dismiss Trump’s Second Impeachment Trial: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans admitting they will do everything possible to sabotage the Democrats’ agenda while moving quickly to quash the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. Then, Kate Berlant and Jacqueline Novak discuss their podcast POOG and the wellness industry.


Gillian Anderson | GOP Stonewalls Biden's Agenda; Rudy Giuliani Sued for Election Lies: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Republicans signaling their intent to stonewall President Biden’s agenda and dismissing the need for an impeachment trial for former President Trump. Then, Gillian Anderson talks about playing Margaret Thatcher on The Crown and banning her sons from following her on Instagram.


Late Night Lit: Robert Jones, Jr. | Jeff Conyers

On today's episode of Late Night Lit, Late Night supervising producer Sarah Jenks-Daly speaks with Robert Jones, Jr., author of The Prophets. She also speaks with Jeff Conyers, president of the Dollywood Foundation. Then, a few children of the Late Night with Seth Meyers staff share book recommendations.


Sen. Bernie Sanders | Biden Gets to Work Undoing Trump’s Damage: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Joe Biden working to clean up the mess left by Donald Trump on his first full day as president, making Republicans lose their minds. Then, Sen. Bernie Sanders reacts to his inauguration photo becoming a meme, goes over the positives he’s seen in President Joe Biden so far and explains how the government can unite people of different viewpoints.


Chris Hayes | Biden Sworn In as 46th President After Trump Leaves White House: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Joe Biden being inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States, officially ending the Trump presidency. Then, Chris Hayes talks about his feelings toward Joe Biden’s inauguration, Donald Trump’s silence surrounding COVID-19 and the protests that ultimately led to Joe Biden’s victory.