Stephen Colbert returned to “The Late Present” on Monday after a battle with COVID-19 to tear into Fox Information host Sean Hannity amid new revelations about how carefully he coordinated with Donald Trump’s White Home operations.
Hannity texted Mark Meadows, then chief of workers below former President Trump, on Election Day in 2020 to ask how he might assist. When informed to push turnout, Hannity replied, “Sure sir,” and requested the place particularly he ought to encourage voters.
“That could be a surprising stage of toadyism even for a man who appears to be like like a bullfrog,” Colbert stated. “However he’s simply dwelling as much as the Fox Information slogan, ‘We report, you determine what we must always say. And by the way in which, your boot tastes scrumptious right now, Mr. President.’”
Colbert additionally performed a clip of Hannity defending himself by claiming he’s “like the entire newspaper.”
“Sure, Sean Hannity is rather like a newspaper,” Colbert stated. “Outdated, unhealthy for the planet, and solely related to individuals over 70, and I’d like to see a pet poop on him.”
See extra in Colbert’s Monday night time monologue: