- Dean Obeidallah: Some progressives think jokes about Trump minimize the seriousness of the threat Trump poses
- But here's the truth: Political comedy at its best both educates and entertains, he writes
Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM radio's daily program "The Dean Obeidallah Show" and a columnist for The Daily Beast. Follow him @deanofcomedy. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)You might want to sit down before you read this: Alec Baldwin just announced that his equally hilarious and biting impression of Donald Trump might be coming to an end next month when "Saturday Night Live" closes its current season.