Even the pseudo right-wing pundit falls victim to Elizabeth Warren’s compelling arguments. Monday, as the Massachusetts senator visited “The Colbert Report” to discuss her book “A Fighting Chance,” the host was blown away by her attempts to “out-humble” him and at some point he could not help but hold hands with America’s most popular politician.
But not even Stephen Colbert could sway Warren to run for president, no matter how many times he asked.
—Posted by Natasha Hakimi Zapata
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