So here's the thing β€” Stephen Colbert is a comedic genius. His ability to lampoon any topic β€” from bears to Bush has already made him a must-watch by NY and Washington intelligentsia alike β€” and as an added bonus β€” normal folks like you and I are allowed to find him funny too. Last night he had a few w rds on the word war between Thomas Friedman of the New York Times and General Motors. And as you can see from the above clip β€” he was not only acerbically hilarious, but also provided keen intuition on the future of transportation in this country β€” it'll be via donkey. And that's the W rd.

Word War IV! Steve Harris Slaps Back for GM [internal]