I think I predicted this!
I’ll post the video of his announcement from tonight when it becomes available later, but until then you can read a transcript here. Colbert said “I am proud to announce that I am forming an exploratory committee to lay the groundwork for my possible candidacy for the president of the United States of South Carolina!”
UPDATE: Here’s the video:
I think this is brilliant. What better way to point out the insanity of our electoral funding system and the terrible results of the Citizen’s United Supreme Court decision.