It’ s a rare moment whenever Stephen Colbert actually wants to earn an award from President Donald Trump . But the “ Late Night” sponsor is clamoring to be considered for your president’ s fake news honours.
Soon after intimidating nuclear war with North Korea over Twitter, Trump sent another tweet announcing “ THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT PRESS AWARDS OF THE YEAR. ” The particular president said he’ ll title the winners on Monday, plus Colbert wants in.
“ Absolutely nothing gives you more credibility than Jesse Trump calling you a liar, ” Colbert said.
So Colbert a new “ For Your Consideration” ad plus posted it on a billboard within New York City’ s Times Sq .. The ad, which has a extremely Edward R. Murrow-feel, states Colbert would like to be considered in all groups including “ Outstanding Achievement Within Parroting George Soros’ Talking Points” and “ The Eric Trump Memorial Award For Disappointment, ” among others.
Check out Colbert explaining the ad in the video over.