“The changes were pretty extreme,” Colbert said. “You really did clear out the most colorful foliage.”
“I used my own technique called reverse Marie Kondo,” Benanti replied. “I look at something and if it sparks joy, I kill it.”
She also told Colbert that Trump reminded her of a rose.
“Because they’re romantic?” Colbert asked.
“No,” she said, then offered up a joke about the presidential privates that she quickly wrote down to add to her speech:
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