The bit subtly slammed the Trump administration's claims about the size of the crowd at the inauguration in January.
Then there was host Stephen Colbert's string of one-liners about the man he considered the biggest television star of the past year, and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer's jaw-dropping cameo in Colbert's opening monologue.
Colbert exclaimed. And since he knows the president is most likely watching, he had a special message to Trump: "Hello, thank you for doing us". However you feel about the president, and you do feel about the president, you can't deny that every show was influenced by Donald Trump in some way.
Spicer wheeled onto the stage behind a mobile podium and joked about the Emmys having its biggest audience ever.
In that one sentence Spicer basically called both himself and the president liars. One viewer, Michael Ares, tweeted, "Stephen Colbert had Sean Spicer as a part of his act at the Emmys?"
"Saturday Night Live" won Sunday for best variety sketch series, the show's Kate McKinnon a.k.a. Hillary Clinton won as best supporting actress in a comedy and Alec Baldwin was tapped as best supporting actor in a comedy for his Trump impersonation.
Later Alec Baldwin, who won best Supporting Actor in a Comedy series for his ongoing role as Mr Trump, dedicated his award to the President.
"And we all know the Emmys mean a lot to Donald Trump", said Colbert, "because he was nominated multiple times for The Apprentice, but he never won".
'Why didn't you give him an Emmy?
To close it off, Colbert gave an explanation, "Unlike the presidency, Emmy's go to the victor of the popular vote". Fan favorite "Stranger Things" won just five of its 18 nominations, mostly in technical categories, and British royal series "The Crown" came away with three out of 16 nominations.
The Late Show host blended political and TV-related commentary throughout his wide-ranging set, with plenty of punchlines directed at Trump. Here are the 9 most incisive, hilarious jokes from Colbert's 2017 Emmys monologue. "Is there anyone who can tell me what the ratings are tonight?" "I want to thank Michelle, my partner, you love me even how insane I get".
Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, who stood up against July's repeal effort. "As he has said before, Sen". Senate leadership called on the Congressional Budget Office to rush scoring on legislation - released by Sens.
An 18-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in connection with the attack, though police have not identified or charged him. A president doesn't take to Twitter to engage in a stream of thought speculation after a terrorist attack.
This will be our second look at the game's campaign , having been only shown once during the initial reveal in a short trailer . Day two will bring us details about the squad you'll be part of in the campaign, which Sledgehammer teased at the game's reveal.
Despite the council's unity, Myanmar state media yesterday reported China had endorsed the offensive against the insurgents. The government of Buddhist-majority Myanmar rejects such accusations, saying it is targeting " terrorists ".
The first short, Blade Runner 2036 , hinted at a major blackout event in the past that changed the course of the world. Watch Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve discuss the collaboration, along with a clip from the new film...
Once again, the Cowboys were estimated to be the most valuable National Football League franchise, this time at $4.8 billion. The Falcons enjoyed a league-high 16-percent increase from last season, coming in at No. 15 with a value of $2.475 billion.
Spaniard Carlos Sainz, set to move to the works Renault team next year, rounded out the top 10 for Toro Rosso. Nico Hulkenberg is seventh in his Renault and will start alongside the McLaren of Fernando Alonso .
But that didn't matter as Sindhu saw off the World No. 7 21-10, 17-21, 21-16 in a match that lasted an hour and six minutes. It was a crafty ploy to further discourage her opponent, whose body language, it must be stressed, was not up to the mark.
He also produced a spirited performance past year as he raced from the back of the grid to finish at the fifth spot. For instance, headliners at this year's race weekend include Calvin Harris and Ariana Grande.
Ryanair publishes list of cancelled flights
Manchester United fans react angrily after RyanAir cancel flights to Lisbon ahead of their Champions League clash with Benfica . The flights cancelled were between Dublin and four destinations - Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Nantes and Santander.
Toys "R" Us could be filing for bankruptcy
Bhandari worked at Toys "R" Us as treasurer and senior vice president from 2014 until early this year, when he joined Lazard. It now has more than 800 stores in the United States and more in other countries all over the world.
Ryanair to axe 2000 flights amid crew leave chaos
You should keep any food, transport or accommodation receipts to use when making a claim for compensation. Ryanair has said as many as 50 flights a day will have to be cancelled over the next six weeks.
Ramadan Sobhi features as Newcastle defeats Stoke City
But manager Benitez was keeping his feet firmly on the ground as he celebrated a successful return to the dug-out. Jonjo Shelvey and Dwight Gayle are again on the bench, while former Stoke striker Joselu continues up front.
Team news for United v Everton
Everton have been a bit inconsistent this season, as they have mixed some impressive displays with some really poor ones. Much like Jose Mourinho today, money was spent addressing apparent weaknesses in the ranks.
Singapore to host F1 World Championship until 2021
Liberty Media had taken complete control of F1 in January, ending Bernie Ecclestone's 40-year reign at the helm of affairs. But Asian in general is tremendously important. "Asia and the Americas are truly unique opportunities for us".