“White People Don’t Get to Decide What’s Racist”: Amber Ruffin Explains to Megyn Kelly Why Blackface Is Racist
"There is no magical day where you can wear blackface with no repercussions—unless all your friends are white, and I'm guessing all of Megyn Kelly's friends are white."Read More
"Are you a fan of Woody Allen? Stop it!"
Her latest segment, "Amber Ruffin Remakes Art Created by Problematic Men," features Ruffin remaking problematic faves starring herself.Read More
Ewan McGregor went on Seth Meyers to talk about Christopher Robin and the weird puppets they had to use in scenes.Read More
Plus Mark Hamill, Bao, trans reporting and more!
Amber Ruffin has long been the best part of Late Night with Seth Meyers. Between "Amber Says What" and "Jokes Seth Can't Tell", the scene-stealing comic is a force to be reckoned with. This week, in light of the epidemic of white ladies calling the cops on black people just for existing, Amber dresses up as 80's pop star Rockwell and sings "White Women Watching Me", a brilliant take on "Somebody's Watching Me." Give this woman her own damn show already!Read More
Senator Tammy Baldwin: “It’s as Though the United States Government Has Just Kidnapped 2,000 Children”
Senator Tammy Baldwin went on Late Night with Seth Meyers to talk about the family separation policy and how Trump's executive order doesn't fix anything.Read More
"Mindy, you play a jeweler. Now, you are not married and have never been engaged, so how do you know about diamonds?"Read More
Fresh from Cannes Film Festival, Ava DuVernay explains how Queen Sugar shows the realities of being formerly incarcerated in the United States.Read More
Amber Ruffin's "Minute of Fury" on Late Night with Seth Meyers was so great that I wish it had lasted the entire one hour.Read More
" I think that kids who look like me and who live in neighborhoods like I grew up in deserve to know that they also can be super. We're seeing it with Black Panther right? They need to know that they can be superheroes too."Read More
"Jokes Seth Can't Tell" on Late Night With Seth Meyers is one of the best segments in late-night television. As usual, writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel were on hand to bring the black and lesbian humor in the recent installment, but they also had an assist from the hilarious Tiffany Haddish.Read More
A mock ad from Late Night with Seth Meyers, just before the March for Our Lives, addresses the idea that "these teenagers might be the answer to all our problems."Read More
There was apparently a pretty major cameo cut from Marvel's Black Panther. At least, there was according to Late Night with Seth Meyers' writer Amber Ruffin. Who was cut? Ruffin herself! Which is why she "hated" the movie so much she only saw it four times.Read More
Amber Ruffin Apologizing Like a Sexual Harasser on Late Night with Seth Meyers Is the Best Thing You’ll See Today
"I'm sorry your face feels punched."
Amber Ruffin's latest Late Night with Seth Meyers segment is all about how terrible these "apologies" are, and how they don't fool anyone.Read More
SPOILERS all up in here.
Get Out was one of the best and most thought-provoking films of the year, and as it begins what I'm sure will be a successful journey through awards season one of its stars, Allison Williams, was on Late Night with Seth Meyers talking about the film. One of the most interesting things she brought up was the response of white audiences to her character. **SPOILERS beyond this point if you haven't seen the film.**Read More
"I would drop to my fucking knees," says the host, "Don't look at me Queen!"Read More
Seth Meyers Dismantles Trump’s “Insane” Attempt to Discredit the Tape Where He Brags About Sexual Assault
Another day, another statement from the President of the United States that supposes we're all as idiotic as his own progeny. Trump is now trying to imply that the "grab 'em by the pussy" recording wherein he brags about sexually assaulting women—and which he publically apologized for on television—is actually "fake news."Read More
Greta Gerwig talked to Seth Meyers about the letter she wrote to Justin Timberlake, asking if she could use one of his songs in her new movie, Lady Bird. It's an adorable video, but its real beauty is in how it reflects so much about the movie itself. And in watching this cute interview, I find myself flooded with admiration for the film all over again.Read More
"This is society-wide problem borne out of systemic misogyny and abuse of power," says the host, "and both parties need to take it seriously, no matter who's accused."Read More
Amber Ruffin Responds to Mike Ditka’s Claim That There Has Been “No Oppression in the Last 100 Years”
Writer Amber Ruffin addressed comments made by Mike Ditka on Late Night with Seth Meyers yesterday, after the former Chicago Bears coach shared his thoughts on the growing movement of players protesting during the national anthem.Read More