Jim Acosta’s defiant Resistance while some in the crowd at a Trump rally in Tampa earlier this week didn’t escape the notice of Stephen Colbert, who applauded the CNN reporter in a “Late Show” segment:

Acosta graciously accepted the applause and attention, and will most likely receive even more slaps on the back when he’s on the Colbert show next week:

Obligatory:

LOL!

Maybe Colbert can join Acosta’s suggested protest outside the White House, if that ever happens.