Over/Under for first Trump joke at tonight's #GoldenGlobes: 38 seconds
— Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) January 8, 2017
Well, it was a little longer than 38 seconds but President-elect Donald Trump was the target of a few jokes in host Jimmy Fallon’s monologue to open tonight’s Golden Globes in Los Angeles.
First up, there was an obligatory joke on Hillary Clinton winning the popular vote:
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) January 9, 2017
And then there was this joke comparing President-elect Trump to the awful King Joffrey on HBO’s hit show “Game of Thrones”:
— Glamour (@glamourmag) January 9, 2017
This would be the same Jimmy Fallon who was widely criticized by these same celebrities for playing with Trump’s hair on The Tonight Show. Remember the outrage?
— Vulture (@vulture) September 20, 2016
Imagine that. All it took was two really awful anti-Trump jokes for Fallon to be welcomed back into the celebrity club.
We live in a world where Seth Meyers may have caused Trump to run for president, and Jimmy Fallon may have helped him win.
— Daniel Walters (@danielwinlander) September 16, 2016
Hell toupée! Jimmy Fallon triggers many by playfully mussing up Trump’s hair on Tonight Show https://t.co/yTEa7nWRFn
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 16, 2016