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Stephen Colbert rips Trump as 'the only person in the world who can bring down a funeral'

Dec 6, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

For many, former president George H.W. Bush's state funeral Wednesday represented a time of reflection and remembrance. Moving eulogies were delivered, prayers were read and hymns were sung. But for late-night hosts, the somber event presented yet another opportunity to make fun of one of their favorite subjects: President Trump.

As The Washington Post's Philip Rucker reported, Trump did not receive a warm welcome when he and first lady Melania Trump arrived at Washington National Cathedra

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