As Stephen Colbert pointed out on last night’s Colbert Report, there simply aren’t enough white men in the US Senate. So let’s all get on our Twitters and tweet at South Carolina Governor @NikkiHaley why we think she should appoint Stephen to Senator Jim DeMint’s soon-to-be-vacant seat with hashtag #SenatorColbert.

Click the gif to watch Stephen’s call to action and his interview with Peter Jackson on last night’s final show of The Hobbit Week.