Stephen Colbert and John Oliver sound off on George Zimmerman verdict (Videos)

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After a two-week hiatus The Daily Show and The Colbert Report had plenty of news to cover. But after Saturday’s controversial verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, both sounded off on what has become the centerpiece of every news network’s discussions over the past three days. Oliver suggests Florida should change their motto from “The Sunshine State” to “The Worst State” while Colbert declares the end of racial injustice calling it a tie. Check out the full responses below.



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