Okay, maybe because of this.
Or this. And this. This.
(Or, despite its utter inconsequence in this unjust world, this.)
Yeah, see how things get too serious too fast? Maybe that's why I've needed several layers of satire to deal with them.
I'll miss you, Ham Rove, Dr. Stephen Colbert DFA, and everybody.
Edit - adding this to save and remember:
"'Stephen Colbert' was about creating a full person that both heightened the absurdity of those he was parodying while also grounding them in psychological truth."