Miley Cyrus Plays Michele Bachmann: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

Plus: Canada secretly deploys Ted Cruz to shut down the government, more people are "out of twerk" — and more.

Don't miss the musical performance of the season, starring a faux John Boehner and Miley Cyrus as Michele Bachmann. Saturday Night Live remixes the the pop star's controversial hit single "We Won't Stop" to the tune of a federal crisis — and it's perfect in every way.

Plus, a look at the winners and losers of the U.S. government shutdown. Hint: it's not Obamacare. Good thing the President cancelled his trip to Asia to take care of the mess in Washington.

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Reena Flores is a Video Producer at National Journal.

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