10. Finally, late-night hosts joined in the celebration about the Thai rescue — and some found a political edge.
“Everybody loves this story,” Stephen Colbert said. “Are you listening, Mr. President? Freeing children makes people like you!”
Sacha Baron Cohen, who has been preparing a new show, has been taking aim at politicians, too. Sarah Palin, the former Alaska governor and vice-presidential candidate, complained that he had duped her, and a trailer shows former Vice President Dick Cheney autographing a “waterboard kit.”
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