Stephen Colbert's monologue about Trump's IQ is absolutely brutal

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Tillerson scrambled last week to counter an NBC News report claiming that Vice President Pence had to intervene over the summer to help convince him not to resign - and that Tillerson called the commander-in-chief a "moron".

President Trump summoned his national security team, including Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to the White House to talk about the potential conflict.

His spokeswoman denied the allegation, however, saying he never used such language.

But when the president is asked if he and Tillerson agree on North Korea, Trump says he has "a little bit of a different attitude on North Korea than other people might have". Trump then said this in an interview with Forbes: "I think it's fake news he said that but if he did that, I guess we'll have to compare IQ tests".

Trump tells reporters in the Oval Office that he and Tillerson "actually have a very good relationship".

Nokia Shuts Down Ozo VR Camera Division
The camera captured 4K images and video with help from eight wide-angle cameras, which came in a package that weighed 9.3 pounds. Nokia said the change in direction could affect the jobs of up to 310 of the 1,090 people employed by Nokia Technologies.

Now, according to a new sports betting liner, the 45th president is yet again the underdog, but this time it's all about his infamous IQ test remark.

"I'm not undermining", Trump told Forbes, adding that he has "total confidence" in Tillerson.

Naming former President Clinton's experience as a Rhodes Scholar, Jimmy Carter's work as a nuclear engineer and George H.W. Bush's time as a military pilot, Brown told us, "Each could have encountered standardized academic tests (LSAT, GMAT, Miller Analogies), where qualifying scores would have propelled them into Mensa".

Nevertheless, something about the incident still seems to bother Trump, who was due to have lunch with Tillerson at the White House later on Tuesday.

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