Tag Archives: Stephen Colbert

Bernie Sanders: Call Me A Progressive [VIDEO]

During Bernie Sanders’ appearance on the Late Show, last night Stephen Colbert said, “You are a liberal and you are a socialist, and people call you a liberal and a socialist. Why will you not accept those two terms as the insults they are meant to be?” Sanders: “I prefer the term ‘progressive’.”

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: Why I Came Out [VIDEO]

The Atlantic sets up last night’s appearance on The Late Show: Colbert asked Cook about the spate of new movies coming out that are critical of Steve Jobs. “I haven’t seen them, but the Steve I knew was an amazing human being,” Cook replied, dismissing the films and noting that, “I think that a lot of people are trying to …

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Biden: I Still Haven’t Made Up My Mind [VIDEO]

The New York Times reports: Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., in an emotional, wide-ranging interview on Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” on Thursday, expressed doubt about the likelihood that he would run for president, saying that “I’d be lying if I said that I knew I was there.” Repeatedly touching on his parents, his faith and his emotional fragility from …

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Stephen Colbert Relaunches Late Show With Jeb Bush

Stephen Colbert eased into David Letterman’s chair last night with a curiously paced launch episode that is winning cautious praise. The Washington Post recaps his interview with Jeb Bush: Colbert asks a pretty simple question: Why does Bush want to be president? “Cause I think we’re on the verge of the greatest time to be alive, but our government isn’t …

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Epic Stephen Colbert Finale

Stephen Colbert said goodbye to his long-running Comedy Central show last night with an epic star-studded group singalong of We’ll Meet Again. Joining Colbert were Jon Stewart, Henry Kissinger, Katie Couric, Cory Booker, Andrew Sullivan, Alan Alda, Andy Cohen, George Lucas, Cyndi Lauper, Tom Brokaw, Bill Clinton, and about a hundred other folks whom you’ll likely recognize.

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Obama “Hijacks” The Colbert Report

CNN reports: Barack Obama may be the President of the United States, but for a few minutes on Monday, he was also Stephen Colbert, outgoing host of “The Colbert Report.” Obama sat down for an interview with Colbert in Washington — his third appearance on the show — and surprised the host by taking over the taping for a segment. …

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Taiwanese Animators On Stephen Colbert

With a dig at Rush Limbaugh.

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Shapiro: Colbert Does Political Blackface

“Blackface, which has an ugly history dating back to at least the fifteenth century according to historian John Strausbaugh, was used to portray demeaning and horrifying stereotypes of blacks. Such stereotypical imitation has not been limited to blacks, of course; actors tasked with playing stereotypical Jew Shylock often donned a fake nose and red wig, as did actors who were …

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Rush Limbaugh Attacks CBS For Hiring Stephen Colbert To Replace Letterman

“CBS has just declared war on the heartland of America. No longer is comedy going to be a covert assault on traditional American values [and] conservatives. Now, it’s just wide out in the open. What this hire means is a redefinition of what is funny and a redefinition of what is comedy. What this hire means is a redefinition of …

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Colbert To Replace Letterman

Stephen Colbert will succeed David Letterman when the Late Show host retires some time next year. When Colbert sits behind the desk of the CBS program, as he is set to do at a currently undetermined date in 2015, he will likely do it in unvarnished fashion, not as the right-wing caricature he plays in his current perch on Comedy …

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Tweet Of The Day – Stephen Colbert

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Bill Clinton Sends First Tweet

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Tweet Of The Day – Billy Jeff Clinton

All of this resulted from Clinton’s appearance last night on Colbert. (Tipped by JMG reader Ray)

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NEW POLL: Stephen Colbert Tops List Of Potential DeMint Replacements

Source.

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Colbert To Trump: I’ll Give You $1M If I Can Dip My Balls Into Your Mouth

A teabagging offer for the movement’s king. (Via Andrew Belonsky)

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Colbert On The Cheerios Arsonist

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Colbert Report Suspended

Twitter is buzzing with curiosity over the abrupt and as yet unexplained suspension of the Stephen Colbert Report by Comedy Central. “Due to unforeseen circumstances, the show will air repeat episodes on Wednesday, February 15 and Thursday, February 16,” Comedy Central Senior VP for Communications Steve Albani told POLITICO. Albani would not comment on the specific reasons for the suspension, …

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Colbert Leads SC Google Searches

More from Google.

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Stephen Colbert: Yes I Cain

It’s too late for Colbert to make the South Carolina ballot, so he wants everybody to vote Herman Cain instead. Rekka-nyze! Campaign watchers will know what Colbert is doing at the very end of this clip. Cracked me up.

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Colbert Leads Huntsman In SC Poll

And he’s not really running. But then even funnier poll result is below. It seems at least one-third of South Carolina GOP voters agree that “corporations are people.” Ron Paul supporters disagree the most vehemently, unsurprisingly.

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