Late-night hosts took intention at Donald Trump’s efficiency on the remaining presidential debate whereas additionally ridiculing his resolution to leak footage of his 60 Minutes interview.
On The Late Present, Stephen Colbert was stay after the talk and mentioned that “the highlight for me is that we’ll never have to watch Trump debate ever again”.
When talking of the ultimate tussle, he mentioned: “It’s like dental surgery” besides the president isn’t experiencing toothache, “he’s hurting for cash” after information emerged that the marketing campaign was pressured to cancel TV advertisements after a scarcity of funds.
“After tonight his best hope for advertising is standing on a street corner with one of them flippy arrows,” Colbert joked.
All through the talk, Trump spouted largely fabricated numbers, as per common. “The president has numbers even though the numbers don’t make any sense?” Colbert requested whereas displaying footage of him claiming that 99.9% of younger folks survive the coronavirus with no drawback
“You know old people are the ones that vote, right?” Colbert joked.
Trump additionally referred to as New York a ghost city. Colbert countered: “When you come to New York, those aren’t ghosts on the street, those are people booing you.”
The president additionally complained about eating places utilizing plexiglass safety for diners. “Trump doesn’t want to be wrapped in plastic, it ruins the feeling. And if it breaks, you wind up with an Eric,” Colbert joked.
When Trump’s many accounts and plenty of losses had been introduced up, he mentioned he “was a businessman doing business”, which amused Colbert. “Trump sounds like three kids stacked in a trench coat trying to be an adult,” he mentioned.
Trump additionally tried to assert Joe Biden was mendacity about the place he got here from. “Where do you think Joe’s from? Nairobi’s big Irish Catholic neighbourhood,” Colbert joked.
By the top, he reminded his viewers that “the ultimate mute button is in your hands”.
On Late Evening, Seth Meyers talked about Trump’s week of “whining about the moderator” whereas additionally releasing “deeply embarrassing footage” of him having a tantrum throughout a 60 Minutes interview.
Meyers referred to as it “genuinely one of the most embarrassing and cringe-inducing things I’ve seen on video”.
Throughout the interview, Trump couldn’t provide you with particulars on how these with pre-existing circumstances can be protected with out the Reasonably priced Care Act. “He doesn’t have a plan to protect people with pre-existing conditions, he has a plan to give people pre-existing conditions,” Meyers mentioned in reference to his mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic.
He has continued to discuss with “a bogus criminal investigation” into the Biden household, calling Joe a vacuum cleaner who sucks up the cash his son Hunter has left for him. “You don’t get to call anyone else a vacuum cleaner when every time you give a speech you suck in air like a Dirt Devil,” Meyers mentioned.
He additionally in contrast his ways to precisely what he did with Hillary Clinton in 2016. “Trump’s like the guy who uses the same pickup line on every woman he meets because it worked once in 1990,” he joked.
Meyers moved onto Rudy Giuliani, the “Italian Wile E Coyote” who was caught in a compromising scenario within the new Borat film. “If Rudy hadn’t been tricked by a Sacha Baron Cohen character, I would have assumed he was a Sacha Baron Cohen character,” he mentioned.
On The Every day Present, Trevor Noah spoke about Trump’s embarrassing 60 Minutes footage. “I don’t think it shows what he thinks it does,” Noah mentioned.
Earlier than the interview began, Lesley Stahl requested Trump if he was okay for some robust questions and he mentioned no he wasn’t. “It’s like at a concert when they go ‘Are you ready to rock?’, no one in the crowd is like, ‘No thanks Mr Bon Jovi.’”
He continued: “Only Donald Trump would think he could choose the level of difficulty of his interview questions.”
Noah mentioned it was as if “he thinks it’s like picking the spiciness of his Chinese food”.
He completed by saying: “What blows my mind the most is that Trump posted this video, thinking it somehow makes him look good. It’s like making your Tinder profile a picture of you crying in the shower.”