Trump’s incredibly weird Syria ‘victory’ speech leaves Stephen Colbert speechless


In the face of bipartisan and global condemnation, Donald Trump is plowing on by way of the Syria disaster by pretending it is not, in actuality, a catastrophe.

The most recent salvo of self-delusion came in a speech on Wednesday morning exactly where the president declared “long lasting” peace in Syria, type of, and insisted he was getting congratulated for “a fantastic consequence” — all the although instantly undercutting the organized remarks on the teleprompter with his own incisive commentary. 

Stephen Colbert broke it down on theLate Display, and was at 1 place reduced by Trump’s “matter-verb gumbo” to just staring at the digital camera and offsider Jon Baptiste in glum, incredulous silence. Exact same.