Iranian Space Monkeys: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

By Reena Flores

Are you an aspiring monkey astronaut? Join the Iranian space program today!

Iran is running television ads to recruit animal volunteers, and David Letterman has the exclusive.

Plus, a look back at the week in government shutdown news with Jimmy Kimmel's weekly tribute to the FCC. Warning: there's a bit of unnecessary censorship.

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