But what everyone missed is that the President was only kidding on the Colorado part.
“It’s clear he was joking,” said Colbert. “You know he was kidding, because he said (the wall) really works.”
Colbert understands the method, as a fellow comedian. He said it’s a time-honored tradition, “before you tell a joke, it’s very important to kick off the joke and say “Kiddingly.”
Watch the routine below.