Colbert Takes Donald Trump Jr. To School Over His Latest 'Cancel Culture' Claim

The 'Late Show' host mocks the ex-president's son's response to Dr. Seuss news.

3/3/2021 11:10:00 AM

The 'Late Show' host mocks the ex-president's son's response to Dr. Seuss news.

The 'Late Show' host mocks the ex-president's son's response to Dr. Seuss news.

over offensive imagery.“They recognize the impact that these images might have on readers, especially kids, and they’re trying to fix it,” the “Late Show” host said. “Because Dr. Seuss books should be fun for all people: black, white, straight, gay, Sneetches (both star-bellied and plain), Loraxes, Bar-ba-loots, all the Whos down in Whoville and the strange, angry creature named Foo Foo the Snoo.”

Colbert then listed the important lessons “that resonate to this day” in the Dr. Seuss books still in circulation.ButDonald Trump Jr. griped about the decision on Fox News, saying that he had “The Cat In The Hat” ― not one of the books pulled from publication ― memorized.

“I’m not surprised Don Jr. loves ’Cat In The Hat,” Colbert cracked. “I’ve always believed he could read at a second-grade level.” Read more: HuffPost »

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I dare thing one to recite the entire Cat in the Hat by memory. Q has written that Trump's first executive order after he is sworn in on March 4 as the 19th President is to appoint Dr. Seuss as the new Whitehouse physician. Take him to the woodshed, Stephen! lol I would never have known about the Trump boy’s response if not for Colbert. Maybe StephenAtHome could stop platforming them already. The Trump worship is well past getting old.

He is second after his father the most revolting person ever! 🤮 If you please, I will decide about canceling my own culture, you do yours I'll do mine. No I am not saying I will cancel my culture, I may stay cultured for the next 4 years or so. lol It truly is pathetic watching an individual such as Don Jr. mocking a book every American knows he never read—even as an adult.

He just can’t help talking about the Trump family. It’s all he’s got. It’s his whole shtick. He has no other material. Four years of monologues about the Trump family wasn’t enough. He has no new act. It’s like a drug for them, Kimmel, Colbert, Meyers...they just can’t quit Trump Colbert has been a one note anti Republican unfunny sour guy for several years now. The Colbert Report was often quite funny, but he went full leftist, never go full leftist.