Colbert On NFL Ref Lockout: Let It Continue For Higher Ratings (VIDEO)

09/26/2012 04:43 pm ET

Stephen Colbert cares about America, and most people would agree that the NFL referee lockout is pretty un-American. But Stephen loves our country harder than most, and takes it one step further: The lockout and terrible calls are great because it means higher ratings for football. Impeccable logic.

Watch the clip above to see Stephen explain why he hopes the lockout continues.

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