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So, what will Donald Trump do when he's no longer in the White House? How about … host a late-night talk show?
Comedy Central gives us a taste of what that might be like with "The President Show," which premieres Thursday/early Friday at 12:30 a.m. after "The Daily Show."
Comedian Anthony Atamnuik stars as Trump, doing a pretty good imitation. The faux-Trump is the host of a show that's in the format of its late-night competitors, only it comes to us from the faux-Oval Office and it's all about the host.
That part feels very real, of course.
Trump has a sidekick in "The President Show," and you probably won't be surprised that it's faux-Mike Pence (Peter Grosz).
My initial instinct here is to wonder how long it will be before this joke wears thin. And, if this was any sort of similar show, I wouldn't be confident that it will hold up for long.
But this is Donald Trump we're talking about and he's the gift that just keeps on giving to comedians. It seems unlikely that "The President Show" will run out of material.
Elsewhere on TV …
• College baseball (6 p.m., BYUtv): San Francisco at BYU
• NFL draft (6 p.m, ESPN and NFL Network): Round 1
• "The Big Bang Theory" (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Leonard isn't thrilled when Penny considers taking a new job offered by her ex-boyfriend, Zack.
• "Grey's Anatomy" (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Bailey and April try to fix things between Richard and Catherine.
• "Superstore" (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Things don't go as planned on Cheyenne and Bo's wedding day.
• "Supernatural" (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Sam devises a way to stop Lucifer's baby.
• "The Great Indoors" (7:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Jack tries to get Eddie out of a post-divorce rut; Emma breaks up with her boyfriend.
• "Powerless" (7:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): In the wake of Lois Lane's death, the team tests an intriguing theory.
• "Mom" (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Everyone goes to Bonnie with their problems after Marjorie decides to take some time off from the group.
• "Scandal" (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): A threat to the White House changes everything.
• "Chicago Med" (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): A mother is desperate to help her daughter beat cancer].
• "Kicking & Screaming" (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): There's a winning team in the season finale.
• "Riverdale" (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Alice wants Betty to help with the Jason Blossom investigation; Jughead wonders if it's the right time to give his father another chance.
• "Lip Sync Battle" (8 p.m., Spike): Taye Diggs vs. Ne-Yo.
• "Life In Pieces" (8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Colleen goes to Tim about an embarrassing ailment; Heather's friends want to include Jen in their mommy group.
• "The Amazing Race" (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A looming double U-turn creates more drama among the teams.
• "The Catch" (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Ben confronts Alice about their relationship.
• "The Blacklist" (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): The task force chases a bounty hunter who's after Red's closest associates.