An immediate backlash followed Stephen Colbert’s mocking of Kellyanne Conway during his appearance on “The Late Show” Thursday night, referring to the senior Trump adviser as “Satan’s trophy wife.”
“Last night, senior White House adviser and Satan’s trophy wife Kellyanne Conway appeared on Fox News and used a little visual aid to drive home her point,” Colbert joked.
“I want to try,” Colbert said of Conway’s “fun with words.”
“Don Jr. tried to articulate,” he said holding up a white sign, “but that turned out to incriminate. It’s something
Colbert was heavily criticized in May when he made a lewd gay sex joke about President Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin.
“The only thing your mouth is good for is being Vladimir Putin’s c–k holster,” he said on one of his shows.
That joke led to over 6,000 complaints to the FCC.
There was a Twitter backlash following Colbert’s remarks,
https://t.co/tGbttYuCoS “Racist, misogynist Stephen Colbert denigrates Kellyanne Conway and her Filipino-American husband. Calls her “Sata…
— ????????ChristianPatriot (@SavetheUSNation) July 15, 2017
— CNNisVERYFakeNews (@Natalie0280) July 14, 2017
Colbert,.a vulgar,seditious zero. Should watch Carson re-runs to see how comedy works.
— Tracey Walker (@GDxurl13XzU4jnt) July 16, 2017
Stephen Colbert used to be funny. Now he just insults and calls it humor..
H/T Daily Caller