On The Late Show Friday, Colbert gathered a group of experts — including an architect, an engineer, a petrify man and an interior engineer — to come adult with some severe estimates for a “so big, so strong, so powerful” wall. (As a reminder, Trump has only 3 years and 11 months to finish construction if he wants to keep his debate promise.)
After final that a wall would have to be during slightest 100 feet tall, need during slightest 12,000 learned laborers and outcome in roughly 4,800 casualties (!), Colbert put in a call to a Mexican consulate to see if a adjacent republic would feet a bill, that comes in only underneath $2 trillion.
Press PLAY on a video above to see how Colbert and his group came to a 13-figure estimate, afterwards declare his call to Mexico.