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Poring over the Associated Press presidential interview, Stephen Colbert explains why Trump thinks his nasty “horseface” insult of Stormy Daniels was actually a compliment. And why he believes there are “scientists on both sides” of the climate-change question.

Wading further into the climate debate, Trump boasts of his “natural instinct for science.” See, he once had an uncle who taught physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Somehow Uncle John bestowed upon young Donald not only a genetic aptitude but even scientific knowledge.

Does that sound wildly unscientific, even a little nuts? It’s just Trump, being “very smart.”

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