was concerned by a letter purportedly signed by 120 retired generals and admirals in support of former President Donald Trump
, which repeated lies about the 2020 election
“Military guys issuing a letter saying the election was stolen is the kind of thing that happens right before the junta starts buying mirrored sunglasses,” Colbert said on “The Late Show
” on Tuesday night.
But then he noticed one of the names on the letter: Rear Adm. Jack Meehoff, which prompted Colbert to crack a series of hilariously raunchy jokes
Colbert concluded the segment with a rallying cry for other heroes
to come forward and support the letter "with your definitely real names."