The death of public enemy number one Osama Bin Laden was Monday’s biggest story. It was also the hottest topic for late night TV hosts. Here are the highlights:
“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”: Jon put the event in context, including a jab at the news media for prolonging the announcement. “For God’s sake, Seacrest doesn’t draw out an elimination reveal this long!” he quipped.
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“The Colbert Report”: Colbert joked that President Obama is “the No. 1 most bin Laden-killing president in American history.”
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“Late Night with David Letterman”: Dave did a top 10 list of Bin Laden’s last words.
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“Jimmy Kimmel Live”: Jimmy’s jokes included the CIA’s “red flag,” and a “Weekend at Bin Laden’s” parody.
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“The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”: Jay revealed Maury Povich’s role in IDing the body.
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