Stephen Colbert was entirely unimpressed by Donald Trump Jr.’s recent attempt at humor — mocking his failed joke at Dallas’ CPAC conference this weekend.
After slamming Trump as, “Son of the former president and guy pointing out that cocaine is technically a vegetable,” the late-night host introduced his bombed quip.
“Texas has always led the charge,” Trump said at Friday’s conference — gaining some cheers. “Well til about like a couple of months ago and then Austin kind of took over.”
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That disclaimer, which essentially praised one of the state’s most liberal cities, did not go over well with the conservative crowd.
“Like I don’t know guys, like Texas was leading the charge.