George and Barbara Bush, John McCain, Aretha Franklin, Anthony Bourdain: Their obituaries were expected to be widely read, but that wasn’t the case with Zombie Boy’s.
The former president’s best-known impersonator looks back on his surprise invitation to the White House, and the 25-year friendship that followed.
Stephen Colbert ran through footage of former President George Bush’s state funeral. There were some weird moments from President Trump.
The 41st president took the stage alongside blues and soul stars including Bo Diddley and Sam Moore in 1989. Then the clips vanished.
The show also paid tribute to George Bush, who had been a fan of Dana Carvey’s well-honed impression of him.
In 1992, George Bush invited Dana Carvey to the White House for a surprise parody act. “I will miss my friend,” the comedian said on Saturday.
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