Meyers and other late-night hosts went after the president for boasting that he had donated part of his salary to the Department of Homeland Security.
“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.
All the late-night shows broadcasting on Wednesday focused on Cohen’s revealing, often startling congressional testimony about President Trump, his former client.
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.
The tribute to a 1970 documentary about the musical “Company” is part of the third season of IFC’s “Documentary Now!”
“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.
Impersonating the newly announced presidential candidate, Fallon intoned: “Hello, I’m Bernie Sanders, and I’m yelling for president of the United States.”