Which comedian would make the best president?

Howard Dean isn’t a comedian?


If he ran for president, Stephen Colbert could make “Colbert Nation” a reality.

If he ran against other comedians, that is.

That’s the message young voters give to Colbert, the incoming host of “The Late Show,” who narrowly beats out “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart and Tina Fey as the comedian they think would make the best president.

This is according to Fusion’s Massive Millennial Poll, which surveyed 1000 people aged 18-34 about everything from politics to dating to race issues. Given a list of eight choices, nineteen percent pick Colbert as their theoretical choice for a comedian president, while 17 percent each pick Stewart and Fey. Dave Chappelle, former host of “Chappelle’s Show,” garners 15 percent of the vote. (For more poll stories, click here.)


Those four are the frontrunners. But there are stark differences in who would back each candidate.

Colbert is the heartland male’s candidate…

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