In a publish on his struggling social media web site, Trump mentioned McConnell has a “DEATH WISH” for supporting “Democrat sponsored Bills.”
A Trump spokesperson later clarified that it was a “political” demise want. But Colbert wasn’t moved.
“Okay, but it’s never great when you have to clarify that your death wish is a metaphor,” Colbert mentioned, then supplied up an instance to point out the absurdity of it: “I want this mob to march on my opponent’s house. Figuratively. Which is metaphorically at 471 Pine Cone Road, and leave a severed horse’s head in his bed ― as an allegory for his head.”
The “Late Show” host additionally noticed some “overt racism” in Trump’s newest publish in his Monday monologue: