“When it comes to transgender issues, I don’t know what to say to these people,” admits Stephen Colbert. Attempting to wrap his mind around the complexities of trans-identity, Colbert (in his best mock-republican character) tries to tackle everything from RuPaul’s Drag Race to Transformers. Even our girl Carmen Carrera gets a shout-out!
Luckily, Janet Mock proceeds to school him on precisely how trans issues should be dealt with.
To refresh your memory: Janet Mock caused a bit of a stir this month when she called out journalist Piers Morgan for his use of inappropriate language when describing her transition. Now, Mock appears on everyone’s favorite conservative faux-news show The Colbert Report. Somehow we doubt meta-arch-conservative Stephen Colbert will show her the sensitivity she expects to receive from the media.
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