Jimmy Fallon donned a bedraggled wig and glasses and put on his best curmudgeonly attitude to portray presidential candidate and New Hampshire primary winner Senator Bernie Sanders on Wednesday’s “The Tonight Show.”

As it turns out, Fallon does a damned good Bernie, and the laughter he received from his jokes was yuge.

“[I feel like] a million bucks, which of course means I will now evenly distribute myself among the middle class.”


Sydney Robinson is a political writer for the Ring of Fire Network. She has also appeared in political news videos for Ring of Fire. Sydney has a degree in English Literature from the University of West Florida, and has an active interest in politics, social justice, and environmental issues. She would love to hear from you on Twitter @SydneyMkay or via email at srobinson@ringoffireradio.com