The President wrote:You make it sound like the is a consensus that Colbert is stale which couldn't be further from the truth.
Any schtick done this long is stale imo.
But i didn't speak to a consensus so don't put words in my mouth.
i didnt speak for anyone else, nor did i do the hab like personal attacks.
I simply stated my opinion as to why i dont find him funny any more-it got old. everything does.
Frankly it doesnt really matter to me. He's become less relevant. I never really hear anyone talking about him much anymore.
I think he did two fatal things for what he does
took himself too seriously-see migrant worker speech before congress
became a caricature of himself with the rally to restore sanity which wasn't nearly as funny or impactful as advertised. he wasn't fresh anymore. it was 3 yrs too late.