“You did it. You survived the last four years. And your reward? A shiny new, old president.”
Stephen Colbert may have opened his live inauguration day monologue with a joke, but things quickly took on a more serious and heartfelt tone as he spoke about his experience of watching President Joe Biden being sworn into office on Wednesday.
“The inauguration was a joyful occasion,” says the Late Show host in the clip above. “Like I do at most happy things, I cried a lot.
“It was extremely emotional, and not entirely in the way that I expected, because I have to tell you, I have zero gloat in me. There is no end zone dance here. What I feel is enormous relief. Watching the inauguration today, I recognised just how worried I’ve been for my country… Read More