Donald Trump’s absence from the Fox News debate was a topic for the late night comedy shows. Stephen Colbert highlighted the fact that Trump skipped the debate because he alleged that moderator Megyn Kelly was unfair to him: ” After all, why would he want to practice going head-to-head against a strong, blond woman?”
And so, Colbert put on an alternative debate of his own — featuring only Trump: “Tonight it is Donald against Trump — or as they’re known by their celebrity couple name, ‘Dump.'”
On The Daily Show, Jordan Klepper and Hasan Minhaj debated the biggest question right now in the Republican primary: Between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, who is the slightly less awful one?
Jimmy Kimmel observed the irony of Donald Trump getting endorsed by Jerry Falwell Jr., who even declared that Donald embodied the teachings of Jesus Christ. “It does seem strange that a Christian leader would endorse a candidate who’s kind of a poster child for the Seven Deadly Sins.”