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‘Red rover, red rover — send immigrants over’: Seth Meyers brutally mocks Trump’s plan for a ‘human wall’

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NBC’s “Late Night with Seth Meyers” delivered a live show responding to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address.

Meyer’s mocked Trump’s tie, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Energy Secretary Rick Perry — who was the designated survivor during the speech.

But Meyer’s saved some of his most biting criticism for Trump’s continuing demand Congress pay for the border wall he had promised Mexico would fund.

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The host read an early morning tweet by the president on building a “human wall” after Mexico wouldn’t pay for a concrete wall and Congress wouldn’t pay for a steel-slat fence.

“A human wall?” Meyers wondered.

“Who are the humans in the wall anyway?” he wondered. “Are you and your weird sons going to go down to the border and play Red Rover?”

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“Red Rover, Red Rover, send immigrants over,” he mocked.

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READ IT: Vindman calls out Trump allies for attacking impeachment witnesses in opening statement

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Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman called out attacks on his character as he accused President Donald Trump of engaging of inappropriate discussions with Ukraine's president.

The National Security Council staffer testified that he believed Trump's request for an investigation of Joe Biden was inappropriate, and he reported the call and his concerns through official channels to a superior out of a sense of duty, according to his opening statement.

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Jail workers responsible for monitoring Jeffrey Epstein arrested

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Two workers at a federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein was found dead have been arrested on charges related to the wealthy sex predator's death.

The two federal Bureau of Prisons employees were on duty the night Epstein, a billionaire financier facing sex-trafficking charges, was found dead in what was ruled a suicide, reported the New York Times.

The prison workers are expected to be charged later Tuesday and appear United States District Court in Manhattan.

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Improved IRS enforcement could raise $1 trillion in 10 years — even without raising taxes: study

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According to Markets Insider, a new National Bureau of Economic Research study by economists Larry Summers and Natasha Sarin suggests that the Internal Revenue Service could boost tax collection by $1 trillion over the next 10 years without any tax increase — just by increasing audits, improving their information technology and reporting requirements, and therefore collecting unpaid taxes that people already owe.

Such an overhaul would require around a $100 billion boost to the IRS budget, they estimated — meaning it would more than pay for itself.

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