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Daytime Decompressing/Couple Time

One of my now fiancé and I’s favored pastimes is to decompress from the day by watching previous episodes of our favorite comedy central shows. We most recently caught up on The Colbert Report. 101 more words

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Google Fired Back At Stephen Colbert With The Perfect, Subtle Change To Their Search Results

Last week Stephen Colbert took Google — and more specifically CEO Larry Page — to task for listing his height as an emasculating 5’10” on their search results when he has very clearly been a strong 5’11” since his teenage years. 70 more words

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Stephen Colbert: A Shill for the 1%?

AN OPEN LETTER TO STEPHEN COLBERT-A PERSONAL HERO-WHO SHOULD BOOK ME ON THE SHOW BEFORE IT FADES INTO THE MIST.

Greetings, Dr. Colbert.

I write to you today as both a die-hard fan and also to give a “wag of the finger” to a man who, though clearly a 10th Level Necromancer in the art of subtly if ironically championing the causes of the 99%, still seems sadly beholden to the publicity mill of the 1%. 493 more words

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When Celebrities Rule the World

It might be unnerving to find that these men hold a great amount of political power. Four times a week, for the majority of a year, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert deliver a powerful comedic satire of American politics. 223 more words

A friend shared this conversation with me today: Working: Stephen Colbert from David Plotz on SlateRadio. And what is cool about that, no not cool–more instructive–is that it is an interview on a podcast by a journalist who makes online wordsmithery a beautiful thing, and it is found on SoundCloud, discovered by a smart friend of mine who knows I would love it, and I am now writing about it, sharing it on LinkedIn and other places, and that is a map for how we consume the ideas and information that fuels our lives and careers. 334 more words

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Stephen Colbert Went After Google CEO Larry Page Last Night Over The Internet Getting His Height Wrong

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As much as I love a satirized “Stephen Colbert” bit that actually sheds light on something important, it’s always a nice break when then man goes off on an absurdest tangent and, say, opens his show with a full segment calling out Google and their CEO Larry Page for getting his height wrong on the search engine. 37 more words

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Neil Young Performs Hilarious Version of 'Who's Gonna Stand Up?' Featuring Stephen Colbert on 'The Colbert Report'

By Philip Cosores

Stephen Colbert gets his share of high profile musicians sitting on his satirical news show. But, few are as legendary as Neil Young… 215 more words

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