Jimmy Kimmel Skewers ‘Pan-dimwits’ Taking Horse Dewormer

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Still Horsing Around

Jimmy Kimmel returned to his show on Tuesday after taking the summer off.

“I leave you people alone for two months, you start taking horse worm medicine?” the host remarked.

Kimmel proposed a moniker for persons who have taken the drug, ivermectin, as a putative cure for Covid-19: “pan-dimwits.” There is no evidence that the medicine is effective against Covid, and the health authorities have cautioned that it could represent a major hazard to people.

The Bits Worth Watching

Amber Ruffin confronted Texas on its new abortion ban and made the case for a federally funded pedicure on Tuesday’s “Late Night.”

What We’re Excited About on Wednesday Night

Holland Taylor (“The Chair”) will sit down with Stephen Colbert on Wednesday’s “Late Show.”