While the program was on a break last week, much of the headline news involved President Donald Trump. Colbert broke down the president’s U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement announcement, his “travel ban” tweet and Trump’s criticism of London’s mayor after a deadly terrorist attack in the United Kingdom’s capital.
But there was one moment in particular that Colbert had to address first:
Colbert said he knew the tweet was sent nearly a week ago, but he would not be denied the chance to enjoy it.
So, he did what the rest of the world did ― attempted to define “covfefe.”
Check out Colbert’s possible explanations in the video above.