“After a terrorist act, to condemn the extremist ideology of the terrorist should be a slam dunk,” Colbert said. “On the other hand, he can’t jump.”
After 50 people were charged in a scheme to buy admission to prestigious colleges, Stephen Colbert told viewers they were right to feel jaded.
President Trump is preparing to meet with Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, in Vietnam. Jimmy Kimmel and Conan O’Brien offered commentary.
O’Brien and his sidekick, Andy Richter, also shared a moment inspired by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper.
“That mildly nauseous feeling you have is because for the last two years, Donald Trump has been spinning you in a tumble-dryer full of turd,” Colbert said.
President Trump said he planned to use emergency powers even though he “didn’t need to.” Colbert said that sounded like a contradiction.
Corden quoted a Trump tweet from 2014 criticizing Barack Obama for subverting the Constitution as president “because he is unable to negotiate with Congress.”
The Virginia governor’s denial got weirder the more it changed, and Noah got more and more confused.
Kimmel argued that the move would be a serious mismanagement of funds. “I’m kind of amazed he only bankrupted three casinos,” he said of President Trump.