Kids Explain the Government Shutdown: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

Plus: Obama considers the deportation of Ted Cruz, the panda cam is back–and more.

The government is re-opened for business. And you know what that means: The panda cam is back online!

But despite the triumphant return of the federal government, people are still frustrated with Congress. Late Night host Craig Ferguson proposes we just "fire the bastards."

Meanwhile, Jimmy Kimmel holds a roundtable debate with children–and they're just as angry as everyone else.

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Reena Flores is a Video Producer at National Journal.

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