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Kristen Wiig, Stephen Colbert, Louis C.K., Chelsea Handler land on Time’s ‘Most Influential’ list

Kristen Wiig, Stephen Colbert, Louis C.K., Chelsea Handler land on Time’s ‘Most Influential’ list

By | April 18, 2012 at 1:21 pm | No comments

Four comedians – Louis C.K., Chelsea Handler, Kristen Wiig and Stephen Colbert – made Time’s list of The 100 Most Influential People in World, which was unveiled today. These funny types join the likes of actors and actresses (e.g. Tilda Swinton, Claire Danes), musicians...

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Michelle Obama talks Joining Forces on The Colbert Report

Michelle Obama talks Joining Forces on The Colbert Report

By | April 12, 2012 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Last night, the First Lady herself, Michelle Obama appeared on The Colbert Report to bring awareness to Joining Forces, the national initiative she and Jill Biden (the Second Lady; is that a thing?) started a year ago. The organization helps returning soldiers transition into...

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Stephen Colbert is writing a children’s book

Stephen Colbert is writing a children’s book

By | February 22, 2012 at 11:05 am | No comments

One of the best interviews in recent memory is Stephen Colbert’s brief encounter with the lovable, if slightly cantankerous, children’s author Maurice Sendak (Where The Wild Things Are). If you missed it, do your patriotic duty and watch part one and part two before...

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Video: Stephen Colbert subtly confirms the reason for his absence

Video: Stephen Colbert subtly confirms the reason for his absence

By | February 21, 2012 at 7:37 am | No comments

By the middle of this past weekend, the reason for Stephen Colbert's sudden absence from last week's Wednesday and Thursday episodes of The Colbert Report was that he was attending to his elderly mother. At the start of last night's episode, his first new show since Tuesday, he...

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Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

By | February 16, 2012 at 12:33 pm | No comments

By now you've heard the Colbert Report suddenly shut down operations yesterday. Last night's episode was a previously aired episode and tonight will be the same. And like every other media outlet, the only statement Comedy Central could give us was this: "Due to unforeseen...

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Watch Stephen Colbert reignite the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream war with Jimmy Fallon

Watch Stephen Colbert reignite the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream war with Jimmy Fallon

By | February 15, 2012 at 10:49 am | No comments

The late-night television ice cream war continues. You know the one of which we speak. It's the one wherein Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert have fostered an on-again-off-again friendship (best friends forever for six months) and lifelong (for six months) arch nemesis status--...

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Nancy Pelosi claims Stephen Colbert doesn’t like kittens in new attack ad

Nancy Pelosi claims Stephen Colbert doesn’t like kittens in new attack ad

By | February 9, 2012 at 4:18 pm | No comments

What does it mean when a comedian's satirical influence rubs off so heartily on the subjects he's satirizing that said subjects begin to satirize the real satirists? Christ, I have no idea. But I can tell you that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has entered the world of...

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Watch Stephen Colbert’s brilliant response to Rick Santorum’s handling of crazy racist woman

Watch Stephen Colbert’s brilliant response to Rick Santorum’s handling of crazy racist woman

By | January 25, 2012 at 11:19 am | No comments

Old people say the darndest things, don't they? "Get my medicine, I'm dying." "My grandson is so handsome." "Help me, I've fallen and I can't get up!" We've heard it all before. But we think you'd agree that ye olde peeps are at their best when they engage in hateful, racist and...

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Stephen Colbert ends possible presidential bid (Video)

Stephen Colbert ends possible presidential bid (Video)

By | January 24, 2012 at 10:30 pm | No comments

Stephen Colbert made a stunning(ish) announcement on his show last night. He is ending his exploratory committee to run for President of the United States of South Carolina. The news comes after last weekend's South Carolina primary where Colbert ran as Herman Cain. The...

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