Aziz Ansari Calls Out ‘The Late Show’s Lack of Diversity: ‘There Are a Lot of White Guys Back There’


Here’s a clip from Aziz Ansari’s visit to last night’s Late Show, where he gives Stephen Colbert a perfect double serving of awkwardness – first when he calls out CBS and The Late Show’s terrible track record of staff diversity (to which Colbert, as he is known to do, laughs it off “Stephen Colbert”-style), and then when Ansari points out Colbert gets the name of his book Modern Romance wrong, leading Colbert to joke that he hopes whoever gets fired for making that mistake is a white guy. To which Aziz replies: “There are a lot of white guys back there, so…”