August 2, 2018

Colbert wishes for a nice boring president, as we had in days of yore. Watch as he deconstructs Trump's Tampa rally and the crowd's reaction to Jim Acosta.

"Yes, we're going to ignore these people shouting hateful things, and get back to the president shouting hateful things," he said.

He told Jim Acosta to "embrace his new role as a wrestling villain."

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