News & Opinion | June 27, 2018 8:35 am

“Lowlife” Late-Night Hosts Issue Rare Joint Reply to Trump’s “No Talent” Insults

“What are you up to?” Colbert asks Fallon. “Mostly whimpering,” Fallon replies.

Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Conan O'Brien reply to Trump's insults in a rare joint video conference (YouTube)
Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Conan O'Brien reply to Trump's insults in a rare joint video conference (YouTube)

Comedians Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Conan O’Brien had an “emergency video conference” on Tuesday night at the top of Colbert’s Late Show to commiserate over insults President Trump hurled at them at a South Carolina rally.

“Hey, lowlife,” Fallon greets Colbert. “Hey, lost soul,” Colbert replies. The two commiserate over their supposed lack of talent and Fallon’s “whimpering”— “be a man,” Colbert urges — before inviting O’Brien into the chat.

Take a look at the clip below.