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Stephen Colbert Gleefully Responds to President Trump Calling Him ‘Filthy’ and a ‘No-Talent Guy’

Though President Trump had plenty of not-nice things to say about Stephen Colbert, the Late Show host was elated to hear the criticism. After Trump was quoted telling Time reporters that Colbert is a “no-talent guy” with a “filthy” mouth, the comedian joyfully giggled at the top of his monologue. “Mr. Trump, there’s a lot you don’t understand,” Colbert said directly into the camera. “But I never thought one of those things would be show business. Don’t you know I’ve been trying for a year to get you to say my name?” Colbert, like Alec Baldwin and Saturday Night Live before him, finally won the presidential seal of disapproval, and he couldn’t be happier about it. Colbert gloated, “I win!”

Colbert Gleefully Responds to Trump Calling Him ‘Filthy’