>> AND NOW THE "LATE SHOW"EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD TRUMP.

>> STEPHEN: PRESIDENT-ELECTTRUMP, THANK YOU FOR JOINING ME.

>> THANK YOU VERY MUCH.

>> STEPHEN: YOU'RE WELCOME VERYMUCH.

LET'S GET RIGHT TO THE HEAT OFTHE MEAT — DO YOU BELIEVE RUSSIA INTERVENED TO HELP YOUWIN THE ELECTION? >> I THINK IT'S RIDICULOUS.

I THINK IT'S JUST ANOTHEREXCUSE.

I DON'T BELIEVE IT.

I DON'T KNOW WHY.

>> STEPHEN: YOU DON'T KNOW WHYTHEY WOULD WANT YOU TO BE PRESIDENT? WELL, POSSIBLY BECAUSE YOU CANBE EASILY MANIPULATED BY FLATTERY.

>> NO, I DON'T BELIEVE THAT ATALL.

>> STEPHEN: YOU'RE A HANDSOMEFELLA.

I BET YOU DO ALL RIGHT WITH THELADIES.

>> WELL, I GET IT WHEN I NEEDIT.

>> STEPHEN: OKAY.

SEE WHAT I MEAN? LET'S STAY ON THE TOPIC.

EVEN THE C.

I.

A.

HAS CONCLUDEDTHE RUSSIANS INTERVENED, WHY DO YOU DISAGREE WITH YOUR OWNINTELLIGENCE AGENCY? >> EVERY WEEK, IT'S ANOTHEREXCUSE.

WE HAD A MASSIVE LANDSLIDEVICTORY, AS YOU KNOW, IN THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE.

>> STEPHEN: OKAY, SINCE YOUBROUGHT IT UP, THERE HAVE BEEN 58 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS, SOFAR.

OF THOSE 58, YOUR VICTORY RANKED46TH IN THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE.

DOWN HERE.

OKAY, YOU'RE BELOW GARFIELD, ANDHE WAS A CAT.

>> WE HAD MANY PEOPLE SAYING ONEOF THE GREAT VICTORIES OF ALL TIME.

>> STEPHEN: CAN YOU NAME ONE OFTHOSE MANY PEOPLE? >> MY CHILDREN.

>> STEPHEN: ANYBODY WHO'S NOTYOU OR YOUR FAMILY WHO BELIEVES THIS WAS A LANDSLIDE VICTORY? >> IT COULD BE SOMEBODY SITTINGIN A BED SOME PLACE.

>> STEPHEN: I GUESS THEY HAVEBEDS IN RUSSIA.

SO WHY DON'T YOU READ YOUR DAILYINTELLIGENCE BRIEFING? >> YOU KNOW, I'M LIKE A SMARTPERSON.

>> STEPHEN: HOW ARE YOU LIKE ASMART PERSON? >> NOBODY REALLY KNOWS.

>> STEPHEN: ARE THE RUSSIANINFLUENCING YOU? >> NO.

I DON'T BELIEVE THAT AT ALL.

>> STEPHEN: LET'S TEST THAT.

DO YOU THINK ROCKY REALLY BEATIVAN DRAGO IN ROCKY 4? >> WELL, IF YOU LOOK AT THESTORY, AND YOU TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT THEY SAID, THERE'S GREATCONFUSION.

>> STEPHEN: NO, IT'S CLEAR.

AT THE END OF THE MOVIE, THEREFEREE HOLDS UP ROCKY'S ARM IN VICTORY.

>> THEY'RE NOT SURE.

THEY'RE FIGHTING AMONGTHEMSELVES.

>> STEPHEN: OF COURSE, THEY'REFIGHITNG — IT'S A BOXING MOVIE, SMARTIE.

WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE DRESSING? IS IT RUSSIAN? >> YES.

>> Announcer: IT'S "THE LATESHOW" WITH STEPHEN COLBERT!.