This would elevate lincoln to being one of the best presidents after Bill Clinton (who appears in the farewell) who is the first president to answer 100% of My Little Pony trivia correctly.
Over the past few years, Colbert has been a source of some entertainment for pony fans, after he gave several shoutouts to bronies live on the show.
Though it was evident later that he may not have had any idea what he was saying.
While his approval by some pony-fan-haven sites such as 4chan have been strained in recent months (including his interview with an individual involved in "GamerGate") it is clear that he has always had a place in his heart for the community.
Farewell Stephen, may you bring us many more laughs on your next show.