President Trump, In His 'Great And Unmatched Wisdom,' Decides To Abandon Kurds

  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • Another day, another problematic presidential phone call, this time with the leader of Turkey. But don't worry, America, your leader possesses unmatched wisdom. #Monologue #Impeachment #Colbert

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  • silkroadcaravan
    silkroadcaravan  3 hours back

    The US (and Great Britain) has a long history of betraying and abandoning our allies, going back at the very least to the Arab Revolt we fomented against the Turks in WW1, and including South Vietnam, and the Iraqi resistance in Gulf War 1... but the Kurds aren't fighting ISIS on our behalf, they're doing it to preserve their culture's existence.

    • Dennis Zwolle
      Dennis Zwolle  5 hours back

      It's more like, fox and friends..OmG he taking bad about the president, should we respond or tell Mr. Trump???

      • Jaegermeister1234561
        Jaegermeister1234561  6 hours back

        God Emperor;

        Smells like heresy

        • A B
          A B  7 hours back

          “Trump went full twit” 🤣🤣🤣

          • Chriss iv1000
            Chriss iv1000  8 hours back

            orange man bad

            • larry hazard
              larry hazard  11 hours back

              Wow! this crap is still on tv?

              • KendrixTermina
                KendrixTermina  13 hours back

                He actually wrote the "unmatches wisdom" thing
                I thought the comedians were adding this sarcastically

                • howard stern
                  howard stern  14 hours back

                  Too bad his father didn’t just pull out and leave Donnie high,and dry?

                  • Steven&Jennifer Hodges
                    Steven&Jennifer Hodges  16 hours back

                    Great and unmatched wisdom. Wow!!

                    • Evan Flessner
                      Evan Flessner  17 hours back

                      STFU late night funny man you would’ve been all up in his shit if he decided to stay as well.

                      • Glen Boniface
                        Glen Boniface  17 hours back

                        Donald Trump is such a fool, but then the American people are even worse for electing him and still supporting him.

                        • SUSAN MEYER
                          SUSAN MEYER  18 hours back

                          What is taking so long to IMPEACH the Witch from HELL?!!

                          • Jenn smith
                            Jenn smith  18 hours back

                            cant find anything to impeach him for.
                            & they've been looking since he won in 2016.

                        • mhamad abdul
                          mhamad abdul  18 hours back

                          The only people who love american in middle east are Kurdish.
                          The only people which US hates are kurdish . I have no idea why !

                          • Jenn smith
                            Jenn smith  18 hours back

                            how long are we supposed to stay there & protect the Kurds? they've been fighting with the Turks for centuries. let someone else do it, if they care so much.
                            i agree with Trump --- get the hell out, not worth 1 more American life.

                        • Norman Shneider
                          Norman Shneider  19 hours back

                          Dear stephen colbert,
                          Little do you know of the middle east tribal politcs. There are no allies here; its all about tribal feud lasting for several thousand years and which will never come to an end. Read some books by well known middle east historians. Invading Iraq and removing Sadam was a geat mistake; destroying Lybia and killing Gaddafi was anorher one.
                          Btw, the kurds were offered a state, but their leaders Talabani and Barazani could not sort out things between them and turned to Iran, thus stabbing the US in the back.
                          So, leave the middle east sort things out by itself.

                          • misty G
                            misty G  19 hours back

                            If you weren't so IGNORANT you would know what is going on. Do you know the difference between Sunis & Shiites Muslims & WHY they have been fighting over 2000 yrs & US being there doesn't stop it! ALL we were doing was babysitting ISIS prisoners with TAX $ food, health,water.The countries they came from, EU, GERMANY, refused take them. AS TRUMP SAID AMERICA FIRST. OUR SICK,HOMELESS COME FIRST! SYRIA is basically gone. It was taken over by IRAN and RUSSIA. Pres Trump is NOT going to put us in another war of RELIGIOUS fighting and LOOSE SOLDIERS LIVES for conflict that has gone on over 2000 yrs! As he said he will devastate Turkeys economy with Sanctions & they know it. Like he said, we have crushed ISIS & he promised to go in, crush them, and bring troops home. He didn't abandon ANYONE. LEARN OR JUST CUT THE CRAP ON MADE UP ILLITERATE KNOWLEDGE!

                            • Aidan Phelan
                              Aidan Phelan  20 hours back

                              What is the”Chosen one” on that gives him so much great wisdom!!

                              • Jenn smith
                                Jenn smith  18 hours back

                                it's called "common sense".
                                it doesn't take "great wisdom" to know the middle east isn't worth 1 more American life.
                                that's the biggest no-brainer in the history of earth.

                            • TJ Wilson
                              TJ Wilson  21 hours back

                              "Umatched Wisdom"...well, true, in a way, his wisdom is so non-existent, few people could match it!

                              • stefan dowsing
                                stefan dowsing  21 hours back

                                Because of 45 many Kurds will die. He is a disgrace!

                                • stefan dowsing
                                  stefan dowsing  17 hours back

                                  Jenn smith read your history to see just how grossly out of order your idiot president actually is.

                                • Jenn smith
                                  Jenn smith  18 hours back

                                  better than many americans dying for nothing.

                              • happzy
                                happzy  22 hours back

                                "Hey now, you're an all-star..." Man that was funny

                                • Hope Forbetter
                                  Hope Forbetter  23 hours back

                                  The Kurds do have the oil, the power of dictators to charm Trump, they have been too busy to help with getting rid of ISIS to tweet about it and therefore they are just dispensable! For the good folks at Trump rallies they are another non identity MAGA people!

                                  • Hope Forbetter
                                    Hope Forbetter  2 hours back

                                    Jenn smith The Kurds have helped to fight ISIS which was created as a result of US Iraq war. US inconsistent and ignorant foreign policies have caused a lot of damage and pain.

                                  • Jenn smith
                                    Jenn smith  17 hours back

                                    so, how long are Americans supposed to stay there to protect the Kurds?
                                    how many American lives is it worth?

                                • WildwoodClaire1
                                  WildwoodClaire1  1 days back

                                  Welcome to the nefarious antics of America's "Shallow State" and the comic stylings of Don, Rudi, and their hilarious henchmen, Lev and Igor.

                                  • zencat999
                                    zencat999  1 days back

                                    kind of off topic......erdogan....pronounced erdowan...a "G" with a "W" sound...can we now use a "W" for a "G" sound too!?????the name is ERDUWAN or EDOGEN.

                                    • #FDT
                                      #FDT  1 days back

                                      Lol 😂 🤣 🤣 🤣 🤣 🤣 the fox news 📰 bit hilarious 😂

                                      • Nerdpoleon Bonaparte
                                        Nerdpoleon Bonaparte  1 days back

                                        It's thunk, not thinked.

                                        • Marcus Saroop
                                          Marcus Saroop  1 days back

                                          ISIS may comeback in the region with a vengeance. This may be the push that they needed to reform and recruit new forces. What does this say to the other US allies? This may show that the US government is doing this to help Russia and their agenda in the region. This is certainly not a funny situation for the Kurds, the region or the world.

                                          • Jenn smith
                                            Jenn smith  17 hours back

                                            you ask --- :"what does this say to other US allies"?
                                            it says "we're done, if you allies care so much for the Kurds then you take a turn & go protect them for the next 10 years.

                                        • Bonnie Newpane
                                          Bonnie Newpane  1 days back

                                          Crazy pills= uk sudafed

                                          • Sh Hu
                                            Sh Hu  1 days back

                                            His play is right out of 48 Laws of Power. His whole presidency has featured every transgression of those laws, check it out.

                                            • Elpistoler09
                                              Elpistoler09  1 days back

                                              Trump 2020 #MAGA 🇺🇸

                                              • Rex Freeman
                                                Rex Freeman  1 days back

                                                Unmatched wisdom? That is a sign of severe mental illness lol. Good luck Earthlings!

                                                • Maiden Laura
                                                  Maiden Laura  2 days back

                                                  There's also the psychodynamic construct called repetition compulsion
                                                   where people unconsciously repeat past conflicts in an attempt at mastery. We want to finish unfinished business, so sometimes we re-create old, unresolved problems for the potential of a better outcome. A typical example would be a guy who desired closeness with his emotionally unavailable mother as a child and therefore seeks out unavailable women in his adulthood. Or a woman who feels it's always her duty to invite her selection of apathetic friends to socialize. Or someone who is drawn to crowds of wealthier/smarter/prettier/etc. people where they always feel left out. They're all trying to finally conquer some old feelings of rejection. But even if they do succeed today, it doesn't erase the pain from the past

                                                  • Maiden Laura
                                                    Maiden Laura  2 days back

                                                    Insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot distinguish fantasy from reality, cannot conduct her/his affairs due to psychosis, or is subject to uncontrollable impulsive behavior.

                                                    • Miran Nawroz
                                                      Miran Nawroz  2 days back

                                                      I am Kurdish and I live in Sweden with my family 24 years ago and we moved
                                                      from our country beacuse of war and so we could be free and said proud that IM KURD AND I SPEAK KURDISH. So no one can take my freedom away from me. The Kurdish people never rest from war. There is always some contry who wants to attack us because we are Kurdish and we fight for our rights. We have always helped other counterparts as warriors in World War 1 to fight the Ottoman Empire, but the British sold us and now Trump sells us and we Kurds never learn our lesson, just because we have justice and human rights in our blood.

                                                      • Quirijn Vermeulen
                                                        Quirijn Vermeulen  2 days back

                                                        Trump probably thinks he can deny Turkey a pardon at Thanksgiving to “destroy their economy“...

                                                        • Keith C
                                                          Keith C  2 days back

                                                          Unmatched wisdumb?

                                                          • Karen Kirkpatrick
                                                            Karen Kirkpatrick  2 days back

                                                            It is only a matter of time. I lived through the impeachment of Nixon over Watergate. But this Orange Dude will not resign. He will have to be dragged out kicking and screaming. And he will eventually go to jail over tax evasion and fraud in New York. This is why he is literally fighting for his life. Can't wait for the day to arrive.

                                                            • Reinhard
                                                              Reinhard  2 days back

                                                              Don't be fooled, this is a distraction to the impeachment, Sondland is going to be questioned next Wednesday.

                                                              • Hugo Mata
                                                                Hugo Mata  2 days back

                                                                My president 😂 🇺🇸 🤯 smh

                                                                • Tripwire
                                                                  Tripwire  2 days back

                                                                  To rethink, you need to have thinked. By the way, as I type this, Turkish soldiers are filming themselves decapitating Kurds and hundreds of ISIS prisoners have escaped.

                                                                  • PhillyFrank1
                                                                    PhillyFrank1  2 days back

                                                                    Oddly enough, Kilmeade (aka, "the brown-haired guy who is not Steve Doocey") is the only one of the three white people sitting on a couch who occasionally says something appropriately critical of Trump. Remember when he said he thought self-aggrandizing Trump's military parade seemed "like a waste of money."

                                                                    • Zero The Hero
                                                                      Zero The Hero  2 days back

                                                                      Fox and Fiends

                                                                      • Christobanistan
                                                                        Christobanistan  2 days back

                                                                        I'm starting to honestly wonder now if Putin really does have dirt on Trump.

                                                                        • MrA
                                                                          MrA  2 days back

                                                                          Kurds had it coming. It's the price you pay for siding with the most untrustworthy terror supporting states present in the region (u.s and israel) that have killed hundreds of thousands of civilians in the region direct and indirectly.

                                                                          • Cheryl Mcwilliams
                                                                            Cheryl Mcwilliams  2 days back

                                                                            Trump has no idea to what it takes to be a president. He should go back to game shows.

                                                                            • Veronique428
                                                                              Veronique428  2 days back

                                                                              Got a use the brain to think it ‼️🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 That part🔥🔥🔥🥰

                                                                              • Simply Drug Addict
                                                                                Simply Drug Addict  2 days back

                                                                                That Trump voice was scary accurate 😦

                                                                                • Cameron Young
                                                                                  Cameron Young  2 days back

                                                                                  Somebody ounce told him the world was going to roll him. Hey no he’s an all star

                                                                                  • breaker bee
                                                                                    breaker bee  2 days back

                                                                                    Never trust American a hard lesson for kurds

                                                                                    • breaker bee
                                                                                      breaker bee  2 days back

                                                                                      Thank you trump for the decision thank you turkey from protecting Syria Kurds were always part of the Syrian society they are our brothers here but sorry no separation en no independent country for Kurds on Syrian land