Colbert works out with Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Stephen Colbert hit the gym with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to try the workout that keeps her in shape and out of retirement.
“Which is surprising because if I had a lifetime appointment to a job that let me wear a robe, I would definitely let myself go,” Colbert said during Wednesday’s episode of “Late Show.”
Colbert met up with Ginsburg and her trainer at the gym inside the Watergate Apartments in Washington, D.C.
“I’m cramping and I’m working out with an 85-year-old woman,” Colbert said during the exercises.
But he was able to crack a few jokes.
“How strong are you on the Second Amendment? Because, welcome to the gun show!” Colbert said, flexing his biceps.
The pair also talked her role as a feminist icon and her nickname - the Notorious R.B.G - which emulates the famous rapper Notorious B.I.G.
She said people have asked her what she has in common with the rapper.
“We have one thing in common and that is we were both born and bred in Brooklyn, New York,” Ginsburg said.Read More...