Colbert Estimates Rally Attendance At 6 Billion People (VIDEO)

Last night on "The Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert took a fond look back at this weekend's Rally To Restore Sanity And/Or Fear, saluting the heroes of the rally by leading the audience in a patriotic ballad, and providing some interesting statistics about the rally's attendance.

"According to official sources in my gut, there was a crowd of over six billion people on the Mall," Colbert said, adding that The New York Times had printed his tweeted estimate.

"That is two historic events in one weekend," he continued, "My rally, and The New York Times printing the truth."

Colbert then took a minute to remember the historic day with footage of attendees in their "fearful finest" while leading the audience in a sing-along.