On Tuesday, the late-night hosts chimed in on the escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea, following Trump’s comments about unleashing “fire and fury” on the country.
“I don’t want to be alarmist. We’re all going to die,” said The Late Show‘s Stephen Colbert, mockingly blaming Dennis Rodman, who recently visited North Korea.
He jokingly said he was grateful for how Trump responded to North Korea’s aggression, when he “de-escalated the rhetoric and brought calm to our worried nation.” Just kidding, added the host, playing a clip of Trump threatening North Korea with “fire and fury.”
“Shut up,” said Colbert, addressing Trump through gritted teeth. “You’ll get us all killed, and I just started The Handmaid’s Tale.”
On ABC, Jimmy Kimmel said the North Korea news…