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  • >> LATE NIGHT HOST STEPHEN

  • COLBERT ACCUSED GOP CANDIDATE

  • TUDOR DIXON OF LYING ABOUT A

  • DEMOCRAT VOTER THAT SWITCHED

  • SIDES.

  • TURNS OUT HE'S GOT IT ALL WRONG.

  • HE MOCKED A STORY TOLD IN A

  • DEBATE LAST WEEK.

  • >> THIS IS NOT THE ONLY ONE

  • WORRIED ABOUT THIS ISSUE, SO IS

  • THIS GUY SHE TOTALLY MADE UP.

  • >> HAD A GENTLEMAN COME UP TO ME

  • A FEW NIGHTS AGO, SAID I FOUND

  • CONTENT IN MY SCHOOL LIBRARY

  • DESCRIBING HOW TO HAVE SEX TO MY

  • SON.

  • I WENT TO THE DEMOCRATS AND I

  • SAID I CANNOT BELIEVE THIS IS IN

  • THERE.

  • >> OKAY.

  • FINE.

  • THAT HAPPENED.

  • >> BUT THE MAN DOES EXIST.

  • AND DIXON'S STORY WAS, IN FACT,

  • REAL.

  • >> PARENTS, CONCERNED PARENTS --

  • AND THANK YOU FOR BEING A

  • MOTHER.

  • I AM ALONG WITH HUNDREDS, MAYBE

  • THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE WHO ARE

  • READY FOR THE RED TSUNAMI.

  • >> I AM REAL, HE SAID.

  • THAT'S THE 41-YEAR-OLD MUSLIM

  • AMERICAN FROM DEARBORN,

  • MICHIGAN.

  • BUT DISMISSED BY STEPHEN

  • COLBERT, BY SOMEONE WITH A HUGE

  • MICROPHONE AND PLATFORM BECAUSE

  • HE FELT IT WAS UNBELIEVABLE.

  • THE AUDIENCE FELT IT WAS

  • COMICAL, BUT IT IS NOT.

  • IT IS REAL AND THAT IS REAL

  • LIFE.

  • >> HE'S CONCERNED ABOUT HIS

  • KIDS, HE SAID IN MULTIPLE

  • STORIES ABOUT THIS I DIDN'T

  • REALLY EXPECT TO BE VOTING

  • REPUBLICAN BUT HERE WE ARE

  • BECAUSE OF A SCHOOL ISSUE.

  • THIS IS ANOTHER EXAMPLE OF ELITE

  • SNEERING AT PARENTS AND THEIR

  • WORRIES ABOUT THEIR OWN KIDS AND

  • THEIR EDUCATION.

  • I THOUGHT TUDOR DIXON WHO IS THE

  • REPUBLICAN WHO TOLD THE ACCURATE

  • STORY AND WAS LAMPOONED FOR IT

  • HAD GOOD RESPONSE FOR WHY IT

  • HAPPENED AND WHY COLBERT WAS

  • WRONG.

  • THAT'S WHERE THE DEMOCRATS ARE

  • NOW.

  • YOU DON'T EXIST.

  • YOUR STORIES AREN'T IMPORTANT.

  • AND I THINK THAT'S TAPPING INTO

  • SOMETHING THAT'S REAL.

  • WE SAW IT IN VIRGINIA AND NEW

  • JERSEY A YEAR AGO AND I SUSPECT

  • WE'LL SEE IT AGAIN IN FIVE DAYS.

  • >> GOSH, SHE'S RIGHT.

  • WE TALK ABOUT IT IN HORRIFYING

  • CONTEXT OF CRIME VICTIMS.

  • AS THINGS BEING DISMISSED.

  • JUST GOOGLE IT, HOW HARD IS IT

  • TO EXERCISE SOME DILIGENCE TO

  • SEE IF IT'S TRUE BEFORE YOU MOCK

  • IT IN FRONT OF YOUR HUNDREDS OF

  • THOUSANDS OF MEMBERS OF THE

  • AUDIENCE.

  • >> THIS FALLS ON COA LBERT

  • AS WELL.

  • HIS TEAM IS WRITING A LOT OF

  • THAT MATERIAL OR EDITING A LOT

  • OF THAT MATERIAL AND NOBODY

  • THOUGHT TO GOOGLE IT, NOBODY

  • THOUGHT TO SEE, LET'S DOUBLE

  • CHECK.

  • BECAUSE THESE MISTAKES HAPPENED

  • BEFORE.

  • I HAVE LOOKED AT TIMES WHEN

  • PRESIDENT BIDEN HAS TALKED ABOUT

  • SOMETHING AND WE'LL SAY WOW, HE

  • KNEW THIS TRAIN CONDUCTOR?

  • NO, HE DIDN'T.

  • AND HIS FAMILY, THE ONE STORY HE

  • TELLS WITH THE PERSON ON HIS WAY

  • TO SCRANTON ON THE YEAR USED TO

  • TALK TO, WE WERE GOOD FRIENDS.

  • THE FAMILY OF THE GENTLEMAN WHO

  • WAS DECEASED BY THE TIME BIDEN'S

  • STORY WOULD HAVE BEGUN HAD IT

  • BEEN TRUE, EVERY TIME HE BRINGS

  • IT UP IT IS PAINFUL FOR THEM.

  • THEY'VE SPOKEN ABOUT THAT.

  • SO PEOPLE CAN GET THINGS WRONG,

  • THEY CAN BE FACT CHECKED.

  • COLBER

  • COLBERT, WILL HE FIX IT.

  • HE COULD HAVE HIM ON.

  • I COULD WRITE THAT SEGMENT.

  • THAT WOULD THEN REQUIRE THAT MAN

  • TO SAY WHY HE IS VOTING THE WAY

  • HE IS, I DON'T KNOW IF HIS

  • AUDIENCE WOULD LIKE THAT.

  • >> THAT'S THE POINT, TOO.

  • THE AMPLIFICATION IS SO MUCH

  • MORE DILUTED WITH APOLOGY, FACT

  • CHECKING CORRECTION, THAN IT IS

  • WITH THE LIE TO BEGIN WITH.

  • >> LIFELONG DEMOCRAT, FATHER OF

  • FIVE, IMMIGRATED FROM YEMEN.

  • HAS TO SAY I AM REAL.

  • LET ME LET COLBERT KNOW IT IS

  • NOT JUST HIM WHO IS REAL,

  • THERE'S AN ENTIRE MOVEMENT

  • THAT'S REAL.

  • HE MUST NOT BE PAYING ATTENTION.

  • WE CALL IT THE FORGOTTEN MAN AND

  • WOMEN.

  • FLYOVER COUNTRY, MICHIGAN,

  • WISCONSIN, RED IN 2016.

  • THEY'RE REAL, EXERTED THEIR

  • VOICE, NOT JUST A PERSON, WE SAW

  • IT IN LOUDON COUNTY, SAW IT IN

  • NEW JERSEY AND FLORIDA, WHEN

  • DeSANTIS SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS

  • SAVE A FEW WON ELECTIONS.

  • IT IS NOT A PERSON, IT IS A

  • MOVEMENT.

  • THEY'RE VERY REAL.

  • YOU WILL HEAR THEM LOUD AND

  • CLEAR TUESDAY.

  • >> WHAT IS IT ABOUT THE HUBRIS

  • OF THE LEFT, THE ELITE, THE

  • CONDESCENSION OF THE PROGRESSIVE

  • LEFT THAT SOMEHOW EMBOLDENS THEM

  • TO DISMISS A MAN, A STORY.

  • WHAT A JOKE.

  • AND THAT IS SO LIBERATED SO

  • OFTEN EVERY DAY UNTIL NOVEMBER

  • 8th WHEN IT IS A RUDE AWAKENING

  • OF THE MOVEMENT THAT'S VERY

  • REAL.

  • >> IT IS IGNORANT, NOT SAYING

  • THAT, THE QUOTE FROM MR. KALIL

  • WHO CAME OUT AND IS REAL SAID

  • IT, CALLED IT OUT.

  • IT IS IGNORANT, IT IS SLOPPY.

  • A LOT OF PEOPLE DON'T REALIZE

  • THE WORLD OF ENTERTAINMENT AND

  • THESE STAGES HAVE A BIG

  • RESPONSIBILITY.

  • WHEN I'M SITTING HERE WITH YOU

  • LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THERE'S

  • ALL THIS PAPER YOU SEE AROUND

  • US.

  • THAT'S CALLED HOMEWORK, CALLED

  • DUE DILIGENCE.

  • IT TAKES TIME TO BE ACCURATE.

  • BUT I GUESS WHEN YOU DON'T AGREE

  • WITH A STORY, THE DILIGENCE OF

  • ACCURACY AND HOMEWORK GETS TONED

  • DOWN OR LOWERS THE STANDARD AND

  • SHOULDN'T BE, THAT'S

  • IRRESPONSIBLE WITH MILLIONS OF

  • PEOPLE THAT ARE PROBABLY

  • WATCHING YOU AND THE WAY YOU ARE

  • SHAPING CULTURE WITH WHAT WE SAY

  • FROM THESE.

  • >> THEY WOULD SAY WE'RE JUST A

  • COMEDY SHOW, BUT THE GUESTS WERE

  • ELIZABETH WARREN AND FORMER

  • ENERGY SECRETARY, THAT'S A

  • BARREL OF LAUGHS.

  • NO WONDER.