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Stephen Colbert praises the Dalai Lama's Donald Trump impression

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Donald Trump previously said celebrities who support Hillary Clinton “aren’t very hot anymore.” Does this now also apply to the Dalai Lama

The spiritual leader made headlines this week for his interview with Piers Morgan on Good Morning Britain, where he offered an impression of the Republican presidential nominee that made fun of his hair and his “small” mouth. “That’s a pretty good impression of Donald Trump,” Stephen Colbert said on The Late Show on Friday. 

“Imagine being trash-talked by the Dalai Lama,” he later said. “I gotta wonder, what did Trump do to the Dalai Lama in a previous life? I thought Trump would have an affinity with Buddhists. I thought Buddhists would really love Trump because if he gets the nuclear codes, we may all achieve nothingness.” 

Watch Colbert in the video above and the Dalai Lama’s interview with Good Morning Britain below (skip to the 4:30 mark for his impression).