“I would like to address the City of Milwaukee in the official language of the Midwest: the polite apology. [takes off glasses] Hey Milwaukee. Um, I’m really sorry.”
Natalie, Martie and Emily were supposed to be the musical guest on the last episode of the show filmed at The Ed Sullivan Theater before the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic forced Colbert to record the program from home. Last night, The Chicks finally had their guest spot on Colbert and participated in a video chat from each of their homes and contributed the performance of a song from their first new studio album in 14 years.
… but I think Stephen is all out of fucks to give. He made Bolton squirm more than once.
His “quarantinealogue” last night was extra, extra special — if only for the return of his Steve Mnuchin impersonaton …
And … I’m a mess. Again.
Thank you, Stephen and Brandi …
I’d like to take a moment right now to send out a personal message to a friend. Last week, our friend — and yours — the musical great John Prine was placed on a ventilator with coronavirus symptoms. My thoughts are with John and his wife, Fiona, and his family. And everybody out there touched by this virus.”