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Watch: Samantha Bee Skewers Jeb Bush in This Werner Herzog-Inspired Documentary Spoof

Watch: Samantha Bee Skewers Jeb Bush in This Werner Herzog-Inspired Documentary Spoof

Samantha Bee kicked off her new TBS late night show “Full Frontal” by catching up on all the political madness from the past week, including the Iowa caucus and the most recent GOP presidential debate. While she brought her trademark pointed criticism to these much-discussed current events, her show made its best impression with a hilarious Jeb Bush documentary spoof. 

Entitled “A Jeb in Winter,” Bee and her team take some pointers from Werner Herzog to examine the existential loneliness of Jeb and the profound lack of enthusiasm surrounding his weakening campaign. Including a German-accented narrator and a handful of hysterical talking heads, the doc navigates the streets of New Hampshire to get to the bottom of some of the most philosophically-pressing questions this election season, starting with what it’s like to look into the eyes of Jeb. 

Watch the exceptional spoof in the video above. “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” airs Mondays at 10:30pm on TBS. 

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