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If you skipped the third debate — or especially if you saw it but didn’t stay up for Stephen Colbert’s live recap  — this excerpt from The Late Show is not to be missed (which is why we bring you Colbert again today). He offers an especially pungent and appropriate description of what Donald Trump would do to the Constitution by refusing to accept the election’s result. Click and laugh.

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