But “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert is not impressed with the peachy-pink tone that’s been selected for its alleged “life-affirming” qualities.
On Friday’s episode, Colbert instead described it as being “like the halfway point between Donald Trump’s face and the MAGA hat.”
He also questioned its name.
“Listen, it can’t be life-affirming if you have to specify that the coral is living,” he said.“It just reminds everyone that half of the world’s coral is dead. I’m looking forward to their future colors of the year like Remaining Rainforest, Surviving Whale Population and the very optimistic Unstrangled Seagull.”
— The Late Show (@colbertlateshow) December 7, 2018
And Colbert’s earlier monologue here: