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He couldn't help but take a jab at third place democratic candidate and former governor of Maryland Martin O'Malley for being identified in a Wall Street Journal photo as an "unidentified man."
Next, Colbert had fun talking about tonight's GOP debate. He started off with Sen. Marco Rubio's answer to a question at a town hall meeting asking him who's the one person you'd like to sit down with and have a beer. And then, of course, he dug deep into the bizarre Ben Carson stories that have emerged.
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