But as I’ve thought so much more about Trump in the last year, there’s nobody more Trumpy than Selina. In some ways, she has been Trumpy for six seasons. So much of the show is her barging into things headfirst, saying the wrong thing, screwing up, getting caught, lying about it. If that’s not Trump, I don’t know what is. Everyone keeps asking, “Well, how has Trump changed things?” Trump, in a weird way, is sort of doing us. We’re not doing him.
Here’s Your First Taste of Season 5 of “Veep”
One of the funniest shows on television, Veep, is coming back at kind of perfect time in that the current presidential election and the one fictionalized on the show might just be equally ridiculous.
Watch the teaser for season 5 here, then look for the premiere on Sun. Apr. 24th on HBO.
Joe Biden and Selina Meyer Hang Out as Two Veeps
The line between television and reality was blurred as this past weekend, Veep’s VP Selina Meyer played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and actual Vice President, Joe Biden were. hanging out together.
It’s as much fun as you’d think it would be. Watch it here.