Monica Piper has worked in nearly every corner of comedy, including stand-up and television. Now, she’s lent her comedic pen to “Not That Jewish,” a one-woman Off-Broadway show, starring Piper as herself. It chronicles the origins of her life in comedy and her quest to understand what it means to be a Jewish-American woman. Christopher Booker has more. PBS NewsHour video
Three judges (Beck Bennett, Aidy Bryant, Kenan Thompson) play favorites while reviewing students’ (Mikey Day, Vanessa Bayer, John Cena) projects. SNL Saturday Night Live video
Concerned that Trump could be the first President in memory not to own a pet, a friend of the President-Elect is hoping to give him a puppy. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert video
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The bachelors (Beck Bennett, Kyle Mooney, Mikey Day) on Hook a Hunk are left hanging when Michelle (Cecily Strong) proves more interested in the host (John Cena). SNL Saturday Night Live video
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Kate McKinnon) addresses Donald Trump being named TIME’s Person of the Year one year after her. SNL Saturday Night Live video
For the past five years, Russia’s been building walls around its web and packing it with tech oligarchs, startup cities, face-finding algorithms, hacker hunters, and, of course, a few bears. In this episode of Bloomberg’s Hello World, Ashlee Vance travels to Mother Russia to see how they do tech. Bloomberg video
Liberal lunatics in California want Bigfoot added to the Endangered Species list in order to prevent hunters from shooting one of the creatures. Residents signed a petition to “Save the Sasquatch,” and ban anyone from harming one, apparently unaware that the creature is a myth. Media analyst Mark Dice has the story.video Mark Dice