"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" extended its viewership winning streak over "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" for a fourth consecutive week, ratings info out Tuesday reviewed. For the 16 years he was at the helm of The Daily Show, almost every cable news talking head went on air knowing that Stewart was watching them.
Stewart wrapped up by telling the media exactly what it should do. He can just call us! "I spend the whole day yelling about Trump to the animals".
He then took aim at the viral picture of Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway sitting in the Oval Office in a unusual, overly comfortable manner, shoes on the sofa.
So on Monday, "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" imagined what would happen if a cartoon version of the commander in chief gave a speech in his place.
His message? "Stop whining" and get back to the job of holding Trump accountable. Stings a little, doesn't it? Stewart joked, taking on the role of agony aunt. You finally thought you'd met your match, a blabbermouth who's as thin-skinned and narcissistic as you are. Well, now it's over. Well good riddance, I say! He joked about Trump breaking up with the media - "KICK. HIM. TO. THE. It is time for you to get your groove back, media".
"Because 70-year-old men don't get less cranky or racist as time goes by", Stewart joked.
"Put on a few pundits". 'What's Donny up to? Did he say anything about us? Noah added: "You know you fucked up when even the little kids are coming hard at you".
Trump's ever-iffy relationship with the press is now at its rockiest, with recent actions taken by his administration labelled "petulant" and "undemocratic".
When Colbert asked Stewart what he thought about White House press secretary Sean Spicer excluding outlets like CNN, The New York Times, and Politico from an informal press briefing on Friday, Stewart was entirely unsympathetic.
President Donald Trump says he won't attend this year's White House correspondents dinner.
Stewart continued, pointing out some major flaws in the media's constant coverage of the now-president.
Instead of worrying about whether Trump is un-American or if he thinks that you're the enemy or if he's being mean to you.do something for yourself.