February is widely known as
Yes, that spelling is not a mistake. This animated short is about the
Amazed that the KKK's hatred of Muslims was great enough that they were able to overcome their historical hatred of Jews, Colbert was inspired to make the short film. And he aired it, too, despite the misgivings of parent company
As Colbert read aloud from the legal team's email, "We're a little concerned with this especially because it is airing during Black History Month."
But, since there was obvious effort put into this bit, and Colbert confessed that they had nothing else to air, "Laser Klan" got its debut.
Of course, after it aired, he may have had a few misgivings.
"I'm not sure if that was the right thing to do," he told his cheering audience at the end of the segment.
Below is the segment, and the first (and probably only) episode of "Laser Klan." Judge for yourself.