05/11/2017 04:42 am ET

Stephen Colbert Wants To Thank Donald Trump With A 'Special' Gift

Colbert also breaks out a hilarious impression of Nixon.

President Donald Trump insisted on Twitter that everyone will be “thanking” him for firing FBI director James Comey this week. 

That got CBS “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert to think of a way to express his own gratitude to the president. 

“How should we thank him? We should get him something special,” Colbert suggested. “How about a special prosecutor?”

Colbert also noted all the comparisons being made in the media between Trump and the Watergate scandal of former President Richard Nixon, and broke out his impression of the 37th president:

Then once more, for good measure: 

See it all in the clip above.