Trevor Noah compared the president to the character of "Fifty Shades," Christian Gray, while Stephen Colbert and Jordan Klepper mocked the "madness" of defending the Alabama Senate candidate.
After Donald Trump openly endorsed Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, the night hosts took time during their shows on Tuesday to mock the support of the president and his Republican colleagues for Moore, who faces multiple allegations of sexual misconduct .
During The Opposition with Jordan Klepper the host ridiculed the change of opinion of the Republicans over Moore after Trump publicly endorsed the candidate.
"This race is important, that's why Donald Trump chose this crucial moment to finally support Roy Moore," Klepper said. "And once Trump does something, you know that the inhabitants of the swamp will be immediately"
After showing a news clip detailing Republican support for Moore before the next election, Klepper urged the political party to " get off the Roy Moore train. "
" Well, well, well, look at Johnny-eats latelies, "joked Klepper. "Thank you, the Republicans for finally getting on board the Roy Moore train." Now, please kindly get off the Roy Moore train.
Previously The Daily Show Trevor Noah criticized the president's decision to endorse Moore.
"It's madness to me that after all this, Roy Moore still has supporters," Noah said. "What kind of person would be so morally degenerate as to support to this man? "
Noah then shared a news clip confirming that Trump was publicly backing the candidate." And you know what's funny in all this disgust? It is that before in the race, Trump did not even support Roy Moore, "argued Noah." At that time, Moore's reputation was like a defender of Christian values that hit the Bible. But then the issue of sexual misconduct comes up, and Trump says, & # 39; My man! & # 39; "
Calling for the contradictory support of the Republicans, Noah said he is counting Trump's influence." I realized that essentially Donald Trump has liberated the Republican Party. Yes, he's basically his Christian Gray, "joked Noah." It's the playboy billionaire who came and said, "I'll show the Republicans that you are very deep inside".
The host of The night highlighted how the Republicans preached to be the "party of conservatism and family values. "And Donald said," Why do not you grab them by the pussy? & # 39; Noah said in Trump's voice. Also adding, "Come on, it's just the costume talk."
The The Late Show Stephen Colbert also commented on "The depressing sequel to Toy Story " nicknamed "Roy Moore." "He does not want me to play Woody," he joked. Colbert, before beginning to comment on Trump's support for Moore.
"The president supports this man for a simple reason," Colbert said before showing Trump that he did not want a liberal. Democrat in Alabama and wanted "strong borders" and "stop crime."
"Yes, we want to stop the crime, we just do not want to stop the sexual assault," said Colbert, posing as Trump.
In addition to Trump, Colbert also ridiculed the "insanity of defending" Moore for those who have gone to the bat for the Senate candidate, including his campaign. the spokesperson, Jane Porter, who argued that there is a "group of non-accusers" that should be recognized.
"Yes, let's be fair, it's only nine women, what about all the women who did not accuse him of sexual assault?" Colbert scoffed. In a joking tone, "Remember, let's not make the same mistake, everyone rushed to call Jeffrey Dahmer serial killer and cannibal, but we forgot all the people who did not eat!"
Colbert also addressed the defense of Moore's chief political strategist, Dean Young, saying that if Moore had dated a teenager, he simply "did not know." Young also compared it to when he asked the mother of a girl if she could go out with them and ask them what their age was.
"I'm from South Carolina and that's why our state motto is: 'Hey, we're not Alabama,'" joked Colbert. "Here's a clue: if you have to ask your mom if she can go out and play, she's too young!" Colbert argued.
Meanwhile, The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, Patton Oswalt comic dress as Moore, jokingly telling Fallon that he rejected Trump's endorsement.