A number of late-night hosts managed to work jokes off the late-breaking story into their shows, trotting out their Trump voices and Russian accents.
Legal expert Alan Dershowitz said, "This is the most serious charge ever made against a sitting president". (Of course, those tweets are as likely to be true as anything else uttered by Trump, meaning not too likely.) For press secretary Sean Spicer that requires covering up, obfuscating, and stonewalling Watergate-style, which is horrifying as White House conduct - and comedy gold for Colbert.
"Yeah, that is definitely obstruction of something", Colbert said.
"Although technically they're all part of one big scandal stroganoff, ' said Colbert, whom the president recently called "filthy" and 'no-talent" in a vicious exchange of barbs. "It only builds up my base". I think this is another example of whatever Trump does gets the worst possible spin'.
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Terming his position "very difficult", the court said that attempts to invoke Article 14 without the state was a "white wash". "We will keep them pending for future", a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar said.
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Colbert's concern came from a recent interview with president gave in which he furthered the idea of canceling daily press briefings, instead holding press conferences himself every two weeks. "Okay, he's firing Sean Spicer", Colbert translated.
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Colbert then goes into some of the details about Trump's meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. "Or, really, anything he needs to change the conversation to something that is, shall we say, less 'indict-y.' Maybe now is the time to release your tax returns, sir?" I don't believe that for a minute. "You know, I hear if she wasn't a cartoon he'd date her".
He added: "Right now, if I were Putin back in Moscow, I'd be like, 'This is trap, no?"