President Trump, In His 'Great And Unmatched Wisdom,' Decides To Abandon Kurds

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  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • Another day, another problematic presidential phone call, this time with the leader of Turkey. But don't worry, America, your leader possesses unmatched wisdom. #Monologue #Impeachment #Colbert

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Comments • 5 934

  • Lol Kage
    Lol Kage  27 minutes back

    Im not even going to watch this video I just wanted to comment that Steven Colbert has really gone downhill with his hard on for anything related to trump. Got a few laughs from the boss on chopper talk and now he wont drop it. It is insane that you think doing the same bits again and again is going to net you a larger audience. Steven, your impressions suck and your content is lacking. Your forced laughter from the audience is like watching reruns of scooby doo. Boring.

    • SMART IMAGE HD TV
      SMART IMAGE HD TV  1 hours back

      The Democrats needs Michelle Obama, Joe Biden is lacking stamina, Sanders is too old but he has stamina to beat trump but his health condition will disqualify him, Warren is so soft to win Trump...please tell Michelle Obama time has come to run for the president

      • Sue Davis
        Sue Davis  8 hours back

        how about great and unmatched stupidity, corruption, narcissism, mendacity, racism, misogyny, ignorance, incompetence etc, etc etc

        • Cheeseatingjunlista
          Cheeseatingjunlista  9 hours back

          Letting 100,000s plus people die just to distract his home audience from his Peachy Problems _ what diseased bag of rotting dogshit, lock him up, fling away the key

          • Max Chasur
            Max Chasur  12 hours back

            Do you think the brain dead Cult 45 are letting pride stop them from condemning 45 because they realise that he is possibly the “worst human being in the World, and it’s their fault!!

            • Ethan Pond
              Ethan Pond  13 hours back

              I don’t want to go this far, but I will. Someone should do Donald in. Like the Italian mafia or something.

              • Johann Popper
                Johann Popper  21 hours back

                Get this straight in your heads, Americans: 16 years ago the media was anti-Bush because he was pro-war. Now the media is anti-Trump because he's anti-war. Get what they are really against now?

                • Johann Popper
                  Johann Popper  16 hours back

                  @Hungry Estonian People who disagree with you aren't "insane". Also, I support global communism, so I'm not a Trump supporter. Nonetheless, the fact remains Trump is indisputably dismantling the American empire by pulling the U.S. out of the Middle East and southeast Asia and Latin America, one step at a time. To say otherwise is probably due to extreme attachment to social issues or whatever pet hatred one has that ignores the benefits of Trump's new foreign policy.

                • Hungry Estonian
                  Hungry Estonian  17 hours back

                  Trump isn't anti-war, he created more war by allowing Turkey to invade with their Al-Qaeda militias who have already freed almost 2000 ISIS fighters. Trump didn't even initially evacuate US troops back to the US just moved them from North to South so Turkey could invade, he only pulled them out after Turkey fired at US positions and told them to get out of their way. After he pulled out 1000 US troops from Syria because he's Erdogan's pet he sent a further 3000 US troops in Saudi Arabia to help them continue their genocidal war in Yemen.

                  How can you deny reality like this? I don't like Obama or the Democrats either but you Trump supporters are absolutely insane and in complete denial.

              • Johann Popper
                Johann Popper  21 hours back

                Clinton abandoned the Kurds. Bush 2 did nothing for the Kurds. Obama did nothing for the Kurds. U.S. policy has never been to help every possible nationality, no matter how small, achieve self-determination. The U.S. has never ever been in support of self-determination. No rational government could be. You think the Kurds deserve a homeland? Then you think Jews do, Nazis do, American southern white supremacists do, black supremacists do, etc. If government were tied to race, then we'd all be screwed. Stop blabbing about issues you don't think through, New York & Hollywood. Jeebus Cripes, now American liberals are war hawks? Totally ridiculous anti-Trump nonsense. Talk about policy, not people, otherwise you look stupid.

                • adonisduque
                  adonisduque  24 hours back

                  His samel lan to abandoned American farmers. But who cares if nobody is buying the produce they have nobody to harvesting the crops

                  • silkroadcaravan
                    silkroadcaravan  1 days back

                    The US (and Great Britain) has a long history of betraying and abandoning our allies, going back at the very least to the Arab Revolt we fomented against the Turks in WW1, and including South Vietnam, and the Iraqi resistance in Gulf War 1... but the Kurds aren't fighting ISIS on our behalf, they're doing it to preserve their culture's existence.

                    • Dennis Zwolle
                      Dennis Zwolle  1 days back

                      It's more like, fox and friends..OmG he taking bad about the president, should we respond or tell Mr. Trump???

                      • Jaegermeister1234561
                        Jaegermeister1234561  1 days back

                        God Emperor;

                        Smells like heresy

                        • A B
                          A B  1 days back

                          “Trump went full twit” 🤣🤣🤣

                          • Chriss iv1000
                            Chriss iv1000  1 days back

                            orange man bad

                            • larry hazard
                              larry hazard  2 days back

                              Wow! this crap is still on tv?

                              • KendrixTermina
                                KendrixTermina  2 days back

                                He actually wrote the "unmatches wisdom" thing
                                I thought the comedians were adding this sarcastically

                                • howard stern
                                  howard stern  2 days back

                                  Too bad his father didn’t just pull out and leave Donnie high,and dry?

                                  • Steven&Jennifer Hodges

                                    Great and unmatched wisdom. Wow!!

                                    • Evan Flessner
                                      Evan Flessner  2 days back

                                      STFU late night funny man you would’ve been all up in his shit if he decided to stay as well.

                                      • Glen Boniface
                                        Glen Boniface  2 days back

                                        Donald Trump is such a fool, but then the American people are even worse for electing him and still supporting him.

                                        • SUSAN MEYER
                                          SUSAN MEYER  2 days back

                                          What is taking so long to IMPEACH the Witch from HELL?!!

                                          • Jenn smith
                                            Jenn smith  2 days back

                                            cant find anything to impeach him for.
                                            & they've been looking since he won in 2016.

                                        • mhamad abdul
                                          mhamad abdul  2 days back

                                          The only people who love american in middle east are Kurdish.
                                          The only people which US hates are kurdish . I have no idea why !

                                          • Jenn smith
                                            Jenn smith  14 hours back

                                            @Hungry Estonian
                                            how long were we supposed to stay there?
                                            why dont you go over & fight?

                                          • Hungry Estonian
                                            Hungry Estonian  17 hours back

                                            @Jenn smith Thanks Jenn, I'm a big supporter of ISIS and I'd like to thank you Trump supporters for electing this great man who singlehandedly ressurected ISIS. The Turkish militias have already freed over 2000 ISIS fighters, thanks so much Jen!

                                          • Jenn smith
                                            Jenn smith  2 days back

                                            how long are we supposed to stay there & protect the Kurds? they've been fighting with the Turks for centuries. let someone else do it, if they care so much.
                                            i agree with Trump --- get the hell out, not worth 1 more American life.

                                        • Norman Shneider
                                          Norman Shneider  2 days back

                                          Dear stephen colbert,
                                          Little do you know of the middle east tribal politcs. There are no allies here; its all about tribal feud lasting for several thousand years and which will never come to an end. Read some books by well known middle east historians. Invading Iraq and removing Sadam was a geat mistake; destroying Lybia and killing Gaddafi was anorher one.
                                          Btw, the kurds were offered a state, but their leaders Talabani and Barazani could not sort out things between them and turned to Iran, thus stabbing the US in the back.
                                          So, leave the middle east sort things out by itself.

                                          • misty G
                                            misty G  2 days back

                                            If you weren't so IGNORANT you would know what is going on. Do you know the difference between Sunis & Shiites Muslims & WHY they have been fighting over 2000 yrs & US being there doesn't stop it! ALL we were doing was babysitting ISIS prisoners with TAX $ food, health,water.The countries they came from, EU, GERMANY, refused take them. AS TRUMP SAID AMERICA FIRST. OUR SICK,HOMELESS COME FIRST! SYRIA is basically gone. It was taken over by IRAN and RUSSIA. Pres Trump is NOT going to put us in another war of RELIGIOUS fighting and LOOSE SOLDIERS LIVES for conflict that has gone on over 2000 yrs! As he said he will devastate Turkeys economy with Sanctions & they know it. Like he said, we have crushed ISIS & he promised to go in, crush them, and bring troops home. He didn't abandon ANYONE. LEARN OR JUST CUT THE CRAP ON MADE UP ILLITERATE KNOWLEDGE!

                                            • Aidan Phelan
                                              Aidan Phelan  2 days back

                                              What is the”Chosen one” on that gives him so much great wisdom!!

                                              • Jenn smith
                                                Jenn smith  2 days back

                                                it's called "common sense".
                                                it doesn't take "great wisdom" to know the middle east isn't worth 1 more American life.
                                                that's the biggest no-brainer in the history of earth.

                                            • TJ Wilson
                                              TJ Wilson  2 days back

                                              "Umatched Wisdom"...well, true, in a way, his wisdom is so non-existent, few people could match it!

                                              • stefan dowsing
                                                stefan dowsing  2 days back

                                                Because of 45 many Kurds will die. He is a disgrace!

                                                • stefan dowsing
                                                  stefan dowsing  2 days back

                                                  Jenn smith read your history to see just how grossly out of order your idiot president actually is.

                                                • Jenn smith
                                                  Jenn smith  2 days back

                                                  better than many americans dying for nothing.

                                              • happzy
                                                happzy  2 days back

                                                "Hey now, you're an all-star..." Man that was funny

                                                • Hope Forbetter
                                                  Hope Forbetter  2 days back

                                                  The Kurds do have the oil, the power of dictators to charm Trump, they have been too busy to help with getting rid of ISIS to tweet about it and therefore they are just dispensable! For the good folks at Trump rallies they are another non identity MAGA people!

                                                  • Hope Forbetter
                                                    Hope Forbetter  1 days back

                                                    Jenn smith The Kurds have helped to fight ISIS which was created as a result of US Iraq war. US inconsistent and ignorant foreign policies have caused a lot of damage and pain.

                                                  • Jenn smith
                                                    Jenn smith  2 days back

                                                    so, how long are Americans supposed to stay there to protect the Kurds?
                                                    how many American lives is it worth?

                                                • WildwoodClaire1
                                                  WildwoodClaire1  2 days back

                                                  Welcome to the nefarious antics of America's "Shallow State" and the comic stylings of Don, Rudi, and their hilarious henchmen, Lev and Igor.

                                                  • zencat999
                                                    zencat999  2 days back

                                                    kind of off topic......erdogan....pronounced erdowan...a "G" with a "W" sound...can we now use a "W" for a "G" sound too!?????the name is ERDUWAN or EDOGEN.

                                                    • #FDT
                                                      #FDT  2 days back

                                                      Lol 😂 🤣 🤣 🤣 🤣 🤣 the fox news 📰 bit hilarious 😂

                                                      • Nerdpoleon Bonaparte
                                                        Nerdpoleon Bonaparte  2 days back

                                                        It's thunk, not thinked.

                                                        • Marcus Saroop
                                                          Marcus Saroop  2 days back

                                                          ISIS may comeback in the region with a vengeance. This may be the push that they needed to reform and recruit new forces. What does this say to the other US allies? This may show that the US government is doing this to help Russia and their agenda in the region. This is certainly not a funny situation for the Kurds, the region or the world.

                                                          • Jenn smith
                                                            Jenn smith  2 days back

                                                            you ask --- :"what does this say to other US allies"?
                                                            it says "we're done, if you allies care so much for the Kurds then you take a turn & go protect them for the next 10 years.

                                                        • Bonnie Newpane
                                                          Bonnie Newpane  2 days back

                                                          Crazy pills= uk sudafed

                                                          • Sh Hu
                                                            Sh Hu  3 days back

                                                            His play is right out of 48 Laws of Power. His whole presidency has featured every transgression of those laws, check it out.

                                                            • Elpistoler09
                                                              Elpistoler09  3 days back

                                                              Trump 2020 #MAGA 🇺🇸

                                                              • Rex Freeman
                                                                Rex Freeman  3 days back

                                                                Unmatched wisdom? That is a sign of severe mental illness lol. Good luck Earthlings!

                                                                • Maiden Laura
                                                                  Maiden Laura  3 days back

                                                                  There's also the psychodynamic construct called repetition compulsion
                                                                   where people unconsciously repeat past conflicts in an attempt at mastery. We want to finish unfinished business, so sometimes we re-create old, unresolved problems for the potential of a better outcome. A typical example would be a guy who desired closeness with his emotionally unavailable mother as a child and therefore seeks out unavailable women in his adulthood. Or a woman who feels it's always her duty to invite her selection of apathetic friends to socialize. Or someone who is drawn to crowds of wealthier/smarter/prettier/etc. people where they always feel left out. They're all trying to finally conquer some old feelings of rejection. But even if they do succeed today, it doesn't erase the pain from the past

                                                                  • Maiden Laura
                                                                    Maiden Laura  3 days back

                                                                    Insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot distinguish fantasy from reality, cannot conduct her/his affairs due to psychosis, or is subject to uncontrollable impulsive behavior.

                                                                    • Miran Nawroz
                                                                      Miran Nawroz  3 days back

                                                                      I am Kurdish and I live in Sweden with my family 24 years ago and we moved
                                                                      from our country beacuse of war and so we could be free and said proud that IM KURD AND I SPEAK KURDISH. So no one can take my freedom away from me. The Kurdish people never rest from war. There is always some contry who wants to attack us because we are Kurdish and we fight for our rights. We have always helped other counterparts as warriors in World War 1 to fight the Ottoman Empire, but the British sold us and now Trump sells us and we Kurds never learn our lesson, just because we have justice and human rights in our blood.

                                                                      • Quirijn Vermeulen
                                                                        Quirijn Vermeulen  3 days back

                                                                        Trump probably thinks he can deny Turkey a pardon at Thanksgiving to “destroy their economy“...

                                                                        • Keith C
                                                                          Keith C  3 days back

                                                                          Unmatched wisdumb?

                                                                          • Karen Kirkpatrick
                                                                            Karen Kirkpatrick  3 days back

                                                                            It is only a matter of time. I lived through the impeachment of Nixon over Watergate. But this Orange Dude will not resign. He will have to be dragged out kicking and screaming. And he will eventually go to jail over tax evasion and fraud in New York. This is why he is literally fighting for his life. Can't wait for the day to arrive.

                                                                            • Reinhard
                                                                              Reinhard  3 days back

                                                                              Don't be fooled, this is a distraction to the impeachment, Sondland is going to be questioned next Wednesday.

                                                                              • Hugo Mata
                                                                                Hugo Mata  3 days back

                                                                                My president 😂 🇺🇸 🤯 smh

                                                                                • Tripwire
                                                                                  Tripwire  3 days back

                                                                                  To rethink, you need to have thinked. By the way, as I type this, Turkish soldiers are filming themselves decapitating Kurds and hundreds of ISIS prisoners have escaped.

                                                                                  • PhillyFrank1
                                                                                    PhillyFrank1  3 days back

                                                                                    Oddly enough, Kilmeade (aka, "the brown-haired guy who is not Steve Doocey") is the only one of the three white people sitting on a couch who occasionally says something appropriately critical of Trump. Remember when he said he thought self-aggrandizing Trump's military parade seemed "like a waste of money."