12/04/2012 11:35 am ET | Updated Feb 03, 2013

John Hodgman Talks How Stephen Colbert Inspired Him On SiriusXM (VIDEO)

During a recent appearance on Ron Bennington's Sirius XM show "Unmasked," comedian John Hodgman shared a story he'd heard about Stephen Colbert.

Allegedly, early in his career, Colbert put a lot of effort into curing himself of embarrassment. Whether or not the story is true is almost secondary, because it ended up inspiring Hodgman to be more fearless with his own comedy.

Check out the full clip above.

Via Gotcha Media Blog


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