The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Steven Adams's "Little Monkeys" Gaffe
Season 2 • 05/18/2016
NBA star Steven Adams takes heat for calling black players on a rival team "quick little monkeys."
Donald Trump Pretends to Be His Own PublicistThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Donald Trump (Bob DiBuono) challenges Larry to an impression-off after a recording surfaces of the GOP candidate masquerading as a publicist on his own behalf.
Panel - Donald Trump's Treatment of WomenThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Paul F. Tompkins, Robin Thede and Mike Yard debate whether Donald Trump's alleged history of degrading behavior toward women will hurt his standing among voters.
Blacklash 2016: The Unblackening - Women Speak Out Against Donald TrumpThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Dozens of women give first-hand accounts of Donald Trump's alleged sexist behavior in a New York Times article, but RNC Chairman Reince Priebus insists that it's a non-issue.
National Landmark Status for the Stonewall InnThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
President Obama could designate New York City's Stonewall Inn as a landmark to the struggle for gay rights, prompting a family of tourists to camp out at the iconic bar.
America's First Penis Transplant & Missing CIA Torture ReportThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Doctors in Boston perform a groundbreaking penis transplant, and the CIA's inspector general's office feigns innocence after deleting its only copy of a Senate torture report.
Super Depressing Deep Dive - The Origins of America's Lead Poisoning CrisisThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Larry presents an animated breakdown of the aggressive role that corporations played in the tragic history of lead poisoning in the U.S.
Panel - Hillary Clinton Announces Her Husband's White House RoleThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Lewis Black, Jordan Carlos and Grace Parra react to Hillary Clinton's pledge to enlist her husband, Bill, to repair America's economy if she becomes president.
Panel - Was Steven Adams's "Little Monkeys" Remark Racist?The Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Anthony Anderson, Ricky Velez and Holly Walker debate whether NBA star Steven Adams's "little monkeys" comment was an innocent gaffe or an intentionally racist remark.
Keep It 100 - Speaking Truth to President TrumpThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Larry describes how he would handle another gig at the White House Correspondents' Dinner if Donald Trump were president.
Blacklash 2016: The Unblackening - Donald Trump Makes Up with Megyn KellyThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Fox News's Megyn Kelly lobs softball questions at GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump in an apparent effort to mend their strained relationship.
Steven Adams's "Little Monkeys" GaffeThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams offers a semi-apology after referring to his black opponents as "quick little monkeys" during a postgame interview on ESPN.
Panel - America's Seniors Get HighThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Paul Scheer, Ricky Velez and Mike Yard discuss the fact that senior citizens have become the fastest-growing demographic of marijuana users in the U.S.
Larry's Dank News Stash - Marijuana in AmericaThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
The NFL's Eugene Monroe calls for the league to allow medical marijuana use for injured players, and Colorado uses taxes from legalized pot to pay for college scholarships.
Hang On a Minute, News! - Desegregation in MississippiThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Larry examines the media's coverage of a federal court order requiring a Mississippi town to desegregate its schools.
Keep It 100 - Reality TV Stars for Public Office?The Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Larry considers the political potential of reality stars Caitlyn Jenner, Honey Boo Boo and Omarosa.
Blacklash 2016: The Unblackening - Donald Trump Switches His Position on Gun ControlThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Donald Trump (Bob DiBuono) addresses his ever-changing stance on guns and introduces a new product line.
Panel - The Legalization of ProstitutionThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Jen Bartels, Rory Albanese and Grace Parra weigh the pros and cons of legalized prostitution and discuss whether they'd be comfortable with family members in the sex industry.
Rory Albanese's Local News ScrewupsThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Rory Albanese gets heated after Larry shows an on-air spat between local news anchors.
That's What She Said Award - State Lawmaker Steps Up to SexismThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
After a Louisiana legislator introduces a law regulating strippers' weight and age, Holly Walker and Robin Thede honor Rep. Julie Stokes for calling out the chauvinistic bill.
Keep It 100 - Ben & Jerry's Flavors for LarryThe Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreS2
Larry reveals what his personalized Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors would be.
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