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Video: Stephen Colbert Explains Natalie Portman’s Baby to Mike Huckabee

Video: Stephen Colbert Explains Natalie Portman's Baby to Mike Huckabee

Stephen Colbert begins by explaining to politician Mike Huckabee, who criticized Natalie Portman’s unmarried pregnancy, why her baby is so special. He goes on to pull apart another comment Huckabee had to back away from: that Obama was raised in Kenya.

This little clip shows how briliantly Colbert’s humor works – pulling us in with a film joke, moving on to make a shattering political argument. Here it is:

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