Late-night hosts on Trump: ‘We are knee-deep in a steaming pile of consequence’
May 19, 2017
Comics, including Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon, discuss the presidents ties to Russia and prolonging revelations following James Comeys firing
Late-night multitudes rent Donald Trump and its management amid farther revelations over his ties to Russia.
On The Late Show, Stephen Colbert would like first of all exploring the old-time doing referendums have consequences. Right now, we are knee late in a steaming pile of consequence.
Reports have said Trump leaked classified information to Russian diplomats on a recent trip. The intel was apparently to attain powers in Israel, where Trump is soon to visit. That is really going to be one cumbersome commonwealth dinner, he said.
The national certificate adviser, HR McMaster, called the reports spurious, but Trump has exploited Twitter to say that he did in fact reveal such information. This explains why he doesnt write carnage mysteries, Colbert answered. Assembly 1: I did it.
The meeting with Russia passed just after Trump fuelled the FBI director, James Comey, who was in charge of an investigation on the Trump governments links to Russia. Thats like starting a Tinder account on the way home from your spouses funeral, he said.
He then frisked old-time footage of Trump talking about Hillary Clinton and how anyone who exposed classified information shouldnt be president. I completely agree with Donald Trump, he said.
On The Daily Show, Trevor Noah likewise spoke about the supposed divulge and why its bad news. No one wants Russians get information, he answered. It doesnt is important that the information is. It could be a astound defendant that your friend told you about. If you tell the Russians, its not going to end well. Your friend got to go wash up on the sea without his head.
He then spoke about Trumps inability to keep a secret. Trump is mostly like that one person who didnt know that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, and instead, the second largest he got home, affixes all the pictures on Instagram and call you and your wife in it, he said.
Some Republicans have started to speak out about their unhappiness with the president, including John McCain, who said if research reports were true, it was not good bulletin. You know things are bad when youre describing your chairpeople acts in the same way that youre describing the lovechild of an incestuous couple, he said.
Fox News has focused on the White House seeps themselves rather than the information they supply. Noah compared it to a relationship: Baby, its not about me cheating on you, its that these hoes aint loyal, Noah said.
On Late Night with Seth Meyers, the host spoke about the Russian fit and how Trump apparently went off-script. It doesnt appall me that Donald Trump went off-script, he answered. This is a man who reads off a teleprompter like its an see chart.
Meyers commented that the White House seems to be drowning in non-stop chaos caused by the presidents recklessness and likewise frisked footage of Trump exploring Hillarys reckless call of an email server.
Of course, it is about to change the Russians didnt is a requirement to spoof Hillarys email server, he answered. They were able to hack Trumps mouth. The password is: tell us.
Since Comeys firing, reports have exposed memoes describing Trumps behavior and his attempt to stop the investigation against the onetime national certificate adviser Michael Flynn. Thats like cutting out your preys tongue and leave he can still write trash down, Meyers said.
On The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon spoke about some politicians suggesting that a special investigate was required to look into Trumps ties with Russia. Trump says that he has nothing to obstruct and hell fire anyone whos probing him anyway, he said.
There are also rumors that Sean Spicer is going to be replaced. Spicers friends were going to take him out for drinks, but he answered: Actually, Ive been pissed since January, Fallon said.