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On Wednesday night, Stephen Colbert's Late Show monologue focused on President-elect Donald Trump and his apparent willingness to trust WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over intelligence from the country of which he is about to be president. If you'll remember, Trump spent the entirety of his campaign warning that the election would be rigged, but now that he's won, he finds the idea of foreign interference unbelievable.

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange asserts that Russia didn't hack the DNC, and Donald Trump is going with that. On January 3, Trump tweeted that "The 'Intelligence' briefing on so-called 'Russian hacking' was delayed until Friday, perhaps more time needed to build a case. Very strange!"

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The truth is that the briefing had always been scheduled for Friday. Colbert said,

Yes, I agree—very strange for the future commander in chief to use sarcastic quotations about the intelligence agencies he will soon rely on. Mr. Trump, you know you’re not an outsider anymore shooting spitballs from the sidelines, right? In two weeks you’ll be "president" of the "United States."

Colbert also brought up Donald Trump's accidental follow of the Twitter account Emergency Kittens (@EmrgencyKittens), joking that using kittens to deliver terrifying but real facts to Trump might be useful.

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