One-Liner Wednesday — A Stable Genius

Stephen Colbert, on this past Thursday’s “Late Show,” reacted to the news that former president Donald Trump once tried to pay his lawyer with a horse. Colbert’s response to that news was:

“I don’t know why we’re surprised. After all, he did describe himself as a ‘stable genius.’”


Written for Linda G. Hill’s One-Liner Wednesday prompt.

16 thoughts on “One-Liner Wednesday — A Stable Genius

    • Fandango September 14, 2022 / 2:15 pm

      Thanks, I could claim I was just quoting Colbert, but that would be a lie. It was my mistake.

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      • donmatthewspoetry September 14, 2022 / 4:04 pm

        I know how I feel when I make a mistake and no-one bothers to point it out…….

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  1. Nope, Not Pam September 14, 2022 / 1:25 pm

    I thought he might be challenging the Godfather

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  2. Irene September 15, 2022 / 5:04 am

    I found that joke hilarious, too!

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  3. Laura September 16, 2022 / 1:32 pm

    Best one I’ve heard in a while 😂

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  4. Marleen September 16, 2022 / 2:51 pm

    I remember Republicans saying people should pay their doctors with chickens (for instance as an anti Medicare [entitlements] and anti Obamacare/ACA) argument.

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