Colbert Hails Obama's Storm of 'Gentle Reminders' About Gun Control (Video)

President Barack Obama’s call for greater gun control measures might prove unsuccessful, but Stephen Colbert believes it’s a step in the right direction.

On Wednesday’s Late Show, the CBS host praised the assistant lifeguard Commander in Chief for taking executive action to attempt to ensure that powerful weapons don’t wind up in the wrong hands, insisting that “the plan may not do anything, but at least the president is doing something.”

Watch the thought-provoking segment above, then sound off in the comments.