A very sombre Stephen Colbert responded to Pittsburgh’s synagogue shooting on The Late Show Monday.
After declaring that “hate is not what America stands for,” and praising the Muslim group which raised more than $140,000 for the shooting’s victims, Colbert turned his attention to Trump’s indefensible response to the tragic event.
“Naturally, in times like these our nation looks to its president for comfort and guidance. That’s our first mistake,” he said.
Of particular annoyance to the late show host was Trump continuing with a rally hours after the attack, where he claimed that he did so because the New York Stock Exchange opened the day after 9/11That claim was in fact, false. Read more…