With the Republican Presidential Primary in Colbert's home state of South Carolina looming, Colbert learned that 5% of primary voters said they would vote for him-- more than would go for actual candidate John Huntsman. With that in mind, Colbert realized he had to hand over the reins of the Super PAC
Later this month, The Colbert Report is expanding itself to a full hour, making history in the process, in an effort to give the band Radiohead enough time to unleash their greatness upon its viewers. We celebrate with clips from a previous appearance by the band on Comedy Central.
When a major show announces they are making the switch to HD, I find myself thinking, "Finally!" If you have an HD TV you know how annoying it can be watching shows that aren't produced in hi-def. The latest to get in on the treatment are Comedy Central's The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. They'll begin broadcasting in HD on January 4
Some dorks just jump off the screen. Some are a little more subtle. This decade has proven dorks come in all shapes, sizes, social groups and professions. Let’s take a look.
Hey, remember when The Daily Show was cool? Now Jon Stewart is yesterday’s news, as tonight he was officially eclipsed by his protégé Stephen Colbert. Tonight Colbert wrapped up his visit with appearances from not only Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, but their former opponent John Edwards
As The Colbert Report is a comedy series, you might think the host would’ve taken the low road and made a joke out of our nation’s song but then again, if you’re familiar with Colbert then you know he’s proud to be an American and would never do such a thing. Not only did he take the number mostly seriously, he actually sang it well and managed to hold his own in the duet with Legend. We’ve got the video of it for you in case you didn’t catch it.