Trevor Noah Urges Americans to ‘Have Conversations’ Amid Gov. Ralph Northam’s Blackface Controversy: Watch


During an look on “The Late Show” Wednesday night time (Feb. 13), the “Daily Show” host additionally mentioned Trump’s quest for a border wall and Jeff Bezos’ “beneath the belt” selfies.

Trevor Noah made a visitor look on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Wednesday (Feb. 13) the place he addressed all of the latest controversies together with Gov. Ralph Northam's blackface and even Jeff Bezos notorious specific "beneath the belt" selfies. 

When discussing the newest information, the Daily Show host argued that Northam's blackface controversy is proof that America merely must "have conversations about race." 

"I feel in some ways America is at all times going to come back into this drawback if you happen to should not have conversations across the historical past of the nation, how the nation got here to be and conversations about race…You have to speak concerning the ramifications of Jim Crow… slavery… when you have these conversations individuals will perceive," Noah advised Colbert. 

The Daily Show host additional defined that he would wish to hold would hold Gov. Northam in workplace "so long as potential as a result of now he's being compelled to speak about it." 

"Northam has to pay attention now… I desire a governor who's studying Roots," he quipped. 

Noah additionally talked about that these which are "ignorant" may peg the query as to why the movie White Chicks is acceptable when the Wayan brothers projected themselves as white-skinned all through the movie. "White Chicks was by no means used to oppress anyone apart from movie-goers." 

Amid the government shutdown chaos, Noah and Colbert additionally mentioned Trump's quest for a wall. "I've gotten to a degree the place I really feel like in America, you’ll want to restrict all politicians to a single time period. All politicians are centered on are being reelected then simply doing what they have been elected to do," Noah defined.

"Trump is confused as a result of he desires to say he acquired the wall… It's wild. partitions save lives. partitions are the best issues. So nice!"

When discussing Howard Schultz, who Colbert described as being "nearly too boring to speak about," Noah described Schultz as being "one other instance of how when you're an especially wealthy individuals you reside in an entitled bubble that makes you assume you are able to do no matter you need and the world reinforces that concept." "You have all of it. if you happen to're a billionaire I would assume I know every little thing as a result of I’ve all of the individuals of all the cash." 

He additional added: "He wouldn't be getting this protection if he wasn't a billionaire." 

As for Jeff Bezos, Noah defined why he was shocked over the Amazon CEO's "below the belt" selfies. "I'm shocked that Jeff Bezos was taking dick pics for himself," he quipped, additional joking that if he have been as wealthy as Bezos he wouldn't desire a conventional photograph however fairly a "catalog" that in comparison with the artwork of Guillermo del Toro had he had Bezos' wealth.

"I would like these items painted… I'm going to ship you marvel constructions of my penis. That is what I would ship you if I had that sort of cash," he additional joked. Noah then talked about that each one the photographs "look poor."

"You gotta hang around with a greater class of dick pics my pal," Colbert suggested. 

Watch Noah on The Late Show beneath.

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