Stephen Colbert gave Trump a dose of reality after the former president claimed he would flip blue states in the 2024 election.
Colbert played a clip of Maria Bartiromo asking Trump: “Can you flip blue states like New York and New Jersey? Rumor has it you’re holding a rally in the South Bronx.
Trump responded: “Yes. I think so.”
Stephen Colbert responded: “No you’re not! There is no way on Earth. No no no. Trump is not flipping those states. Although I can think of something that the voters of New York and New Jersey would be willing to change. “
Trump is back to playing his game of creating expectations for things that will never happen, so that when they don’t, Trump and his supporters can claim the election was stolen from them. Forget New York and New Jersey, I don’t think Trump can turn back Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
María Baritromo’s question to Trump was almost as absurd as her response.
Donald Trump is despised in Democratic states. There is no way he can flip any of the solid Democratic states that Democrats have been winning for decades.
Trump is so lost in fantasyland that he actually believes he can flip states blue in 2024.
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