The Homophobic Olympics: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

By Reena Flores

The United States thinks it can compete against Putin's Russia when it comes to homophobic remarks. Daily Show correspondent Aasif Mandvi roots for Team USA to go for the gold.

And in recent domestic news, the New Jersey governor is steeped in yet another scandal, after allegations by Olympian Carl Lewis of political intimidation by the Christie administration.

Plus: the East Coast is covered in a white blanket of a snow-like substance. Panic may or may not have ensued.

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