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Stephen Colbert signed off final Report with sadness, rolling credits over Neutral Milk Hotel's 'Holland, 1945'

After almost a decade on the air, Stephen Colbert brought The Colbert Report to a close Thursday night. For the final show, he brought back many familiar segments, including “The Wørd” and an abbreviated edition of “Cheating Death with Dr. 502 more words


Can Chris Rock Predict the Future?

Chris Rock’s semi-autobiographical comedy Top Five hits theaters today, but it was shot many months ago. Still, the sporadically uproarious film seems eerily prescient, foreshadowing news stories that have only made headlines in recent days. 421 more words


Down With That

When someone says they are down with that, or down with it, this means they are in agreement with, or have knowledge of, what is being said or done.  760 more words

Idioms From The 18th Century

Celebrate National Cat Day With the Most Ridiculous Cover in TIME History

Today is National Cat Day — even though it kind of feels like every day is National Cat Day on the Internet. To celebrate this momentous occasion, we decided to take a look back at a key moment in TIME’s history: that time in 1981 when cats were the most important news of the week. 229 more words