In 2011 Speech, Barack Obama Joked That Republicans Would Want 'Alligators' in a 'Moat' to Protect the Border
A recent New York Times article reported that President Donald Trump, in a meeting this past March, suggested a moat filled with snakes or alligators to fortify his long-sought wall at the southern border.
While many Americans thought the ridiculous and cruel idea was beyond imagination, it turns out Trump's predecessor, former President Barack Obama, was more prescient than most.
Stephen Colbert Just Said What We're All Thinking About That Part in the Mueller Report Where Donald Trump Cried 'I'm F****d'
After 22 months, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election has finally been released to the public, albeit redacted.
Though many supporters of President Donald Trump insist that the report is a total exoneration, that's far from the case. It details numerous links between Trump campaign officials and Russian operatives and details the lengths to which Trump went in order to hinder the investigation's progress.
Stephen Colbert Just Perfectly Called Out Donald Trump For His Silence on the Coast Guard Terrorist Arrested for Plot Against Democrats
The arrest of Christopher Paul Hasson, a Coast Guard lieutenant and white supremacist who was recently arrested on gun and drug charges, has unnerved many because he allegedly wanted to plan a mass killing and had compiled a hit list of prominent Democratic politicians, including Senators Chuck Schumer (NY) and Kamala Harris (CA). But President Donald Trump, usually so quick to fire off a tweet, has not said a word about Hasson, a fact that did not escape Late Show host Stephen Colbert.
Hasson "is a homicidal, racist monster serving in our military,” Colbert said. “But don’t worry, the commander-in-chief slapped him down with a savage tweet of… nothing.”
Despite the Bush Family's Promise, Speeches at George H. W. Bush's Funeral Seemed Really Anti-Trump, and Stephen Colbert Just Explained Why
The family of former President George H.W. Bush went out of their way to provide a warm welcome to President Donald and First Lady Melania Trump at their family patriarch's memorial and funeral. President George W. and First Lady Laura Bush greeted the Trumps at Blair House Tuesday and as they entered the National Cathedral on Wednesday for his father's funeral services.
Nancy Pelosi Just Made a Bold Midterm Election Prediction, and Stephen Colbert's Reaction Is Basically All of Us
In an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi opened her remarks with a bold prediction for the 2018 midterms. But not everyone thought the statement was a good idea.
After welcoming California Democrat Pelosi to the program, host Stephen Colbert asked how she felt about the next 6 days leading up to Tuesday's midterms. Pelosi responded:
Stephen Colbert Just Slammed Ted Cruz For Buying Ads During Colbert's Interview With Beto O'Rourke Wednesday Night, and the Internet Is So Here For It
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) appears to be getting desperate in the hotly contested race for his seat.
Cruz made an ad buy during Stephen Colbert's interview with his opponent, Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke, on Wednesday's edition of The Late Show.
Appearing on The Late Show, former FBI director James Comey told host Stephen Colbert why President Donald Trump's tweets are so dangerous.
He reminded viewers that people shouldn't take the president's tweets lightly, no matter how ridiculous he may sound: