An angry Stephen Colbert launched a ten-minute rant against the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday’s episode of CBS The late showtargeting several Supreme Court justices over a leaked draft opinion showing the High Court is ready to overturn Roe v. Wade.
“Well, damn it,” Colbert began his monologue, with profanity issued. “You know what we’re going to talk about tonight, so buckle up.”
Colbert said he would have preferred to talk about the recent Met Gala, whose theme this year was the Golden Age, but instead, “I have to talk about another group of disconnected people in crazy outfits pretending that it’s 1895 – the Supreme Court.”
“So congratulations, ladies,” Colbert later added. “Decisions about what you can do with your body are now made by four old guys and a thinking woman. The Handmaid’s Tale is a romantic comedy.
Colbert accused Justices Samuel Alito, Neil Gorsuch, Clarence Thomas and Amy Coney Barrett – all of whom appear to have lied during their Senate confirmation hearings when asked about Roe v. Wade. He also attacked Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) for supporting Kavanaugh’s nomination.
Stephen Colbert has a habit of using his CBS platform to attack judges who oppose the power of the leftist establishment. The comedian recently attacked Florida federal judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle who ended the CDC’s mask warrant, calling her a “model” and insulting millions of Floridians by saying their diet consisted of “gator jerky and meth. “.