Judge Rules "Presidents Are Not Kings," Meaning Don McGahn May Be Compelled To Testify

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The President was dealt a setback in his effort to stonewall the House impeachment inquiry when a judge ruled that former White House lawyer Don McGahn is not immune from a congressional subpoena. #Colbert #Monologue #Impeachment
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  1. Ashoka-dono
    Ashoka-dono
    5 mánuðum síðan

    Tell that to the Stalinist Kim Dynasty currently running the "Republic" in North Korea❗

  2. Tony Todd
    Tony Todd
    6 mánuðum síðan

    What a way to start 20/20 by killing

  3. Seetiyan
    Seetiyan
    6 mánuðum síðan

    I don't know about a horclux, but he's definitely friends with the Ku Klux . . .

  4. Awesome thoughts
    Awesome thoughts
    6 mánuðum síðan

    so hilarious advent inmpeachment calendar 🗓 😆

  5. Peter Kazavis
    Peter Kazavis
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Trump Derangement Syndrome rages on

  6. Free Ma
    Free Ma
    7 mánuðum síðan

    But president littlefingerstinymushroomdickpoutypants already has several names

  7. Mary McEwen
    Mary McEwen
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I would pay for an impeachment advent calendar

  8. Jayyy Zeee
    Jayyy Zeee
    7 mánuðum síðan

    "It was a long walk, but it was a lovely view." Indeed.

  9. Dan Wentz
    Dan Wentz
    7 mánuðum síðan

    JoJo!

  10. Uaine Diabhal
    Uaine Diabhal
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Trump is a breathing mistake with no discernible value of any kind, but I am always stunned anew by how disgusting he is to look at. His head looks like a bloated, infected toe (same I.Q. I'm sure)

  11. Nikki C
    Nikki C
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Presidents are leaders not rulers!!

  12. Betty Nolo
    Betty Nolo
    7 mánuðum síðan

    The word trump means fart in the UK

    1. Jo 🦇
      Jo 🦇
      7 mánuðum síðan

      It sure does

  13. Elipous Cates
    Elipous Cates
    7 mánuðum síðan

    First America going to take out china no more Mr,nice guy then plant the American flag in there soil with a peach tress so that Americans.A know when its safe to come over..Then America going to plant some Apple trees on Ukraine land with the American flag so Americans know it's our land an it's safe to come over..And sense Trump showing his Americans he'll stand strong then let us stand strong with our president together cause..Divided will fall

  14. K H
    K H
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I'm sure Trump had zero clue when he said this, but US military issue MREs do actually say "Warfighter Approved" on them, which is some clunky, sappy branding by the contractor or something..

  15. nab 6215
    nab 6215
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Sure you heard wrong. How could anyone want pardoned war criminals to campaign for him? Were they incorrectly labeled criminals? I haven't heard anything about this except for marijuana sellers and smokers. I don't think they are war criminals. Please tell me that it was a joke or I was high.

  16. Where’s my Country
    Where’s my Country
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I want one!

  17. Dindrane W.
    Dindrane W.
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Alas, "warfighter" is actually what the military calls them. I write proposals for DoD contractors, and it's pretty common. Annoying, but common.

  18. Anetta Newport
    Anetta Newport
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Oh Stephen, Stephen, please don't insult Whitesnake by mentioning that great band among that group of lunatics. Rock & Roll forever!

  19. emilio kowalski
    emilio kowalski
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Not afraid of cardboard boxes. Not afraid of things that are sticky?

  20. smellONearth
    smellONearth
    7 mánuðum síðan

    These ISpulse commercials are out of control. I just wanted to listen to a 5 min clip of Colbert while I took a shower and instead was subjected to 5 min long informercial about pants made from bamboo! WTF?!?! Lol

  21. Stasia
    Stasia
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Wait, president can block testimony of someone, that testify against president? WTF?

  22. Crabby Caila
    Crabby Caila
    7 mánuðum síðan

    So how’d the bs impeachment stuff work for ya?

  23. Xtoriez Novel
    Xtoriez Novel
    7 mánuðum síðan

    What democrats don't understand is that Trump was hired to cut government and he is doing just that, in his own weird way (surprisingly more republicans than democrats). The problem is that liberals are so pro government it's not funny.

  24. sordello51
    sordello51
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I've wondered when Trump will realize that being a business owner is different from being in public service.

    1. westhammer81
      westhammer81
      7 mánuðum síðan

      Considering how badly he's failed at both, I wouldn't hold your breath.

  25. A. G. P. D.
    A. G. P. D.
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Impeachment advent calendar! Can't wait to get one. I love the little scroll it is so cute!!!

  26. Lisa Gulick
    Lisa Gulick
    7 mánuðum síðan

    "Horclux".... LMAO!!!!

  27. Jade Laurel
    Jade Laurel
    7 mánuðum síðan

    He wants the war criminals and disgraced soldiers that he pardoned by breaking all protocol and meddling in the military justice system to the point of firing the navy secretary for telling him straight up that what he was doing was unacceptable. Trump has the worst combination of qualities when it comes to learning; he knows nothing and completely lacks any sense of intellectual curiosity so he doesn't ever know anything except what people tell him, and he doesn't even listen. He doesn't know or care about the presidency. He's been told he can dismiss ambassadors, but doesn't care to know that there are restrictions, he can't be dismissing them for petty or criminal reasons as revenge without consequences, even if they're informal like turning congress and the public against him. Same goes for overturning the public and military courts. There are consequences. Informal or formal. Abuse of power is a formal consequence. And how dumb is he to think that having these people campaign for him would have beneficial consequences? We know what these people did. Gallagher, Lorance and Golsteyn are murderers. Cold blooded murderers of civilians. They were found guilty because they are guilty. Same goes for the civilian pardons Trump has handed out. He has totally perverted the justice systems. As if anyone would find that appealing. But let's be real. That's the best Trump could do. Such a despicable person. That's all he attracts. Everyone around him is just awful. His entire orbit.

  28. Powker The Veriest
    Powker The Veriest
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Stop whining about Trump already. Take some responsibility. It's not Trump. It's the American society. You are to blame. You enabled this trash bag travesty. You, the American voter. Here in Europe people'd be in the streets demonstrating long time ago. Pathetic!

    1. Bruh Bruh
      Bruh Bruh
      7 mánuðum síðan

      Horst Jedlika People are in the streets demonstrating. Demonstrating does jack when the entire government is controlled by one party.

  29. Candice Waller
    Candice Waller
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Liked for the Whitesnake joke

  30. B Q
    B Q
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Why do you keep wearing the same old boring suits Colbert? Spice it up! Wear a double breasted.

  31. CommanderLVJ1
    CommanderLVJ1
    7 mánuðum síðan

    All I can think to "say" is to just remember that regardless of whether or not whomever is or is not doing whatever whomever else is or is not doing and or whether or not whomever does or does not have anything(s) or otherwise to do with whomever else that, whoever is born in a certain area is native to that area if only by technical definition. Oh yes and in regards to the hearings: the U.S. congress just needs to do their job; then it will be up to the U.S. senate to do theirs! "Stay tuned!"...;)

  32. Billy Dee Cig
    Billy Dee Cig
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Colbert’s ignorant warfighter comment was aimed at his simple-minded audience...people whose grandmothers buy them video games, aka CHILDREN!😂

  33. incog burrito
    incog burrito
    7 mánuðum síðan

    He will get away. He has connections. Witnesses will disappear. Bad accidents will occur. Nothing could be done. There are only a few talking heads beating that drum Colbert. Be safe with yourself buddy. Be safe.

  34. charles foster
    charles foster
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Colbert, your viewership is dropping like a rock and I cant wait till you are replaced with someone that is actually funny.

  35. Ryan Jansen
    Ryan Jansen
    7 mánuðum síðan

    As a Democrat the impeachment hearings are pointless and rather stupid. This will have to pass through the senate last and there will need to be 12 Republicans who vote to impeach him and I just don’t see that happening. There are more than 12 Republicans who don’t support him, but voting against him will be seen as a betrayal. 90% of trump voters support the president in a fanatical way. As a Republican You vote against him, and you’ll get pushed out of office. It’s a shit system, but it’s the one we have and this is all stupid. He’s got less than a year left, just sit it out and actually show up to the polls this year, cause red voters may be statistically speaking rather uneducated, but at least they show up, democrats make lazy ass voters.

  36. ann harding
    ann harding
    7 mánuðum síðan

    So true, and refreshing. Crooked Washington has "made our comedians into geniuses." Heroic, too.

  37. Chuck Replogle
    Chuck Replogle
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Love your vid, but we do call them “warfighters” to distinguish the people on the front line vs the analysts and decision makers that are in the background supporting the brave people of our military fighting the actual war.

  38. PoaTB87
    PoaTB87
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Wait... He is willing to pardon a war criminal, but he remains critical about prisoners of war? The hypocrisy of this man continues to astound me, unsurprisingly....

  39. Abesha Bahal
    Abesha Bahal
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Trump aka Shitball

  40. Charity Mack
    Charity Mack
    7 mánuðum síðan

    3:19 Trumps 7 Horcrux’s 1. Mike Pence 2. Rudy Giuliani 3. Mike Pompeo 4. Roger Stone 5. Don Jr 6. Paul Manafort 7. Melania Trump aka Nagini

  41. Russell Decker
    Russell Decker
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Colbert you are nothing

  42. Micah
    Micah
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Technically "warfighters" is actually a phrase used by DoD and military contractors so it's not surprising for him to use that. That said...Trump is still an idiot.

  43. xanithofdragons
    xanithofdragons
    7 mánuðum síðan

    For a second I was thinking how weird it is for a president to pardon a war criminal, but then I remembered that Trump already pardoned Joe Arpaio, who seriously abused detainees. We're already so far past the point of decency that it's scary.

  44. Social Justice Warrior
    Social Justice Warrior
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Found the perfect description of trump from an Adam Sandler's movie ispulse.info/video/qZaYqnqrgHamZGc.html

  45. Jesse Cole
    Jesse Cole
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Horclucks, LOVE it. Didn't get an awesome reaction.

  46. David's Garden
    David's Garden
    7 mánuðum síðan

    You should have told Obama that before he wrote up executive orders taking all our rights away at any time he chooses. The thing is, Hillary was supposed to be the one to execute the orders and she lost. Thank you God!!

    1. Thor's Twisted Beard
      Thor's Twisted Beard
      7 mánuðum síðan

      Name an executive order by Obama that took your rights away. I'll wait.

  47. Freddy Freddy
    Freddy Freddy
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Unlike Steffy cold-Bert who is afraid Of everything. What a blow hard!

  48. skipjack johnson
    skipjack johnson
    7 mánuðum síðan

    What a great strategy... campaigning with war criminals... geezus

  49. Cpt. Crunch
    Cpt. Crunch
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I don't like Trump but you all realize that if he's outed you're left with president Mike Pense right? Not exactly a win at all.

  50. Frank
    Frank
    7 mánuðum síðan

    As much as I loath Trump, if he said "War Fighters", he is using the terminology standard for at least a decade. Which is the time I lost my job due to the Great Recession, which, as you know, was a scam on a global scale by American banks and private investment firms. My company was contracted to produce the ads for the US military with the very words "War Fighters". in the years 2001 to 2009.

  51. HuckFinn
    HuckFinn
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Dear America, As the most fantastic, humble, intelligent, honest, loving, faithful, loyal, friendly, kind, mature, sensitive, generous, inclusive, moral, ethical, transparent, thoughtful, successful, beloved American president in the entire history of our magnificent nation, it’s rather easy for me to appreciate just how much all of you love me so. I do admit that I make it easy for you. It’s impossible for me to list all of my accomplishments since I’ve been in office. They’re simply too manifold to list so I’ll offer the most salient ones. Everyone keeps saying what a wonderful president I am. Even people abroad are always complimenting America on her current leadership. The first great thing that I’m always told is how wonderful it was when I exposed my predecessor as one who isn’t even an American citizen by sending a team of investigators to Hawaii to uncover the truth behind his fraudulent citizenship. As a Muslim from Kenya, my predecessor would have gotten away with his shenanigans had it not been for my investigative team who discovered he had his birth announcement published in the Hawaiian newspapers just because he wanted to grow up to be the American president. Everybody keeps reminding me that I’m a hero for my clever expose revealing my unbelievable claims. Then there was my descent from the escalator to announce my run for the presidency . They say that exposing Mexican-Americans as criminals and my promise to build a wall to keep them out was the one policy stance that helped my candidacy take off. As you well know …Trump is always thinking a step ahead of his adversaries and so I also brilliantly promised that Mexico would pay for that wall. Now this really shot me to the next level in getting real Americans to support me. I’ve been the most successful president ever in building a physical barrier on our border to keep out Mexicans and other cockroaches that we don’t want. My initial efforts using the Russians to get elected was quickly criticized by my adversaries who were totally embarrassed by my enormous win over “Crooked Hillary”. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with getting dirt on one’s enemy regardless of the source of that Dirt. After all, the wicked Dems invented a story that I watched Russian prostitutes pee on each other. Everybody knows that’s nonsense. I’m a married, family man with high morals and ethics. There was never the slightest evidence that this ever happened. If the Dems could do this to me, I could …in return ask the Russians for those stolen emails. Everybody says how genius this was of me. I totally agree. This entire Ukraine Hoax is a Democrat-led sham. Everybody knows how honest, ethical, transparent, and law-abiding I am and that I’d never ask anyone to do something that was immoral, unethical, or illegal. Why would I need to get dirt on Joe Biden anyway given how wonderful, brilliant, beloved, and “re-electable” I am. Everybody already knows this. All those Dems are always reading my tweets and half the time I’m just joking and pranking just to get their goat. They fall for it every time. I welcome this impeachment hoax because I have complete confidence that the GOP is going to support me no matter what I do...including shooting someone on Fifth Avenue. As the best president this nation has ever had, I wish all of you a Merry Christmas. Everybody is thanking me for bringing the greeting, “Merry Christmas!” back from extinction. Only a wonderful genius like me could pull off such a thing. After all…you know you’re only having a “Merry Christmas” on account of Trump who put tariffs on China and brought jobs back to America. Vote for me in 2020 even if I’m in the slammer because you know sooner or later Pence will pardon me! Don’t forget, Merry Christmas and vote for me! You can’t spell America without “me”. Sincerely, President Donald J. Trump aka: The Greatest Genius President in American History

  52. Ricardo Gonzalez
    Ricardo Gonzalez
    7 mánuðum síðan

    LOL I love it when he goes after Eric Trump.

  53. Nick Nack
    Nick Nack
    7 mánuðum síðan

    then all the liberal cucks clapped, drank a glass of soy milk then tucked their wife's son into bed.

  54. anthony magliaro
    anthony magliaro
    7 mánuðum síðan

    little Stevie can't wait to see him cry again in 2020 when Trump wins again in 2020

  55. Anthony Carroll
    Anthony Carroll
    7 mánuðum síðan

    “Royal family inbred” damn, now that’s some savage writing.

  56. M. Clavo
    M. Clavo
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Hey Colbert...your pandering to the deep state left is boring already. Oh I forgot, your a comedian

  57. USARMYvietnamVET1969
    USARMYvietnamVET1969
    7 mánuðum síðan

    No matter what anyone says Stephen is still the King of shit house NEWS.

  58. ..Abby..
    ..Abby..
    7 mánuðum síðan

    What I don't get: Why are rightwing trump followers watching and commeting on something they know to be left and anti Trump? Don't they have anything better to do than shout their opinion at people that they know wont change it? Its like they are afraid that if they dont fight, people will forget they exist...

  59. Jeff somersby
    Jeff somersby
    7 mánuðum síðan

    trump didn't seem to have that "I will always protect Warfighters" BS when he was bagging an old Fighter Pilot who spent 5 years in a POW camp, tortured, Released but refused to go unless the others were let out with him, AND had Brain Cancer at the time of trumps harassment. It was the lowest, most disgusting thing I've seen by this FAKE President. NOW he lets out a Psychopath Soldier charged with War Crimes (Premeditated Murders of Civilians). Christ fat donny trump is a maggot.

  60. Debra Jones
    Debra Jones
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Swampy Trump is just stupid tries to degrade anyone and everyone except his family. SAD . Now last names.

  61. George B. Wolffsohn
    George B. Wolffsohn
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Naaah stephen it's " don't change dicks in the middle of a screw. Vote for Nixon in '72".

  62. George B. Wolffsohn
    George B. Wolffsohn
    7 mánuðum síðan

    AKA Whitesnake ? I'll bet the real band is pissed about that.

  63. Toxilo
    Toxilo
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Colberts kids looks inbread AF.

  64. Arcturion Blade
    Arcturion Blade
    7 mánuðum síðan

    HorKlux with a "K".

  65. Wanuby
    Wanuby
    7 mánuðum síðan

    "Warfighter" is used in the military that was probably spawned by someone looking for a bullet point to get promoted by flaunting some stupid idea because they lack any real qualifications. Just like how there was the dumb idea that the 'S' in 'soldier' should be capitalized in all Army written material even though it is a common noun and not a proper noun, or how the completely horrible ACU camo pattern was approved.

  66. Have Faith
    Have Faith
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Advent Calendar! This man is nutz! LOL! Go Stephen.

  67. Jake Crawford
    Jake Crawford
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Do you sell that calendar? Would be a great gift

  68. QuartzOfCourse
    QuartzOfCourse
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Anytime Steven flips that upper lip you know it’s gonna be a good time

  69. American Pride
    American Pride
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Trump 2020 ! You fools !

  70. Brian Allen
    Brian Allen
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I cringe every time Donald Trump has one of these ceremonies at the White House.

  71. Heather M
    Heather M
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Horclux! Lol!

  72. stryker94109
    stryker94109
    7 mánuðum síðan

    President Trump's re-election will be the best gift ever, Christmas & Easter combined!

  73. Friedrich. Nietzsche
    Friedrich. Nietzsche
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Wow, he’s twisted as fuck... not funny.

  74. Beatrice T
    Beatrice T
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Trump is sucking up to the military so that when American voters boot him out in 2020, he will call on the military to keep him in power. Classic dictator move.

  75. Tristian Capozzi
    Tristian Capozzi
    7 mánuðum síðan

    That "Heart of Darkness" reference at the end really went under appreciated! Too bad, it was a pretty clever joke

  76. 2buzzed
    2buzzed
    7 mánuðum síðan

    I wanted to laugh. I so badly wanted to laugh but this is all really happening. Wow.

  77. Barry Irlandi
    Barry Irlandi
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Pardoning war crimes... If breakdown of law

  78. Ritt Zidadda
    Ritt Zidadda
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Makes ya just hate D that much more. At least karma's always a bitch with his type of existance.

  79. Sijan
    Sijan
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Kings. Just take a block of Uranium, you know it's extracted and put pure one top and blow it. Coconut. Lipy very lipy, Stephy. Presidential.

  80. corey Suforna
    corey Suforna
    7 mánuðum síðan

    Stephen Colbert is funny as hell and trumps a Sociopath