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Stephen Colbert Has Some Incredibly Blunt 'Werds' For Trump

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.02.2016 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert brought back his old “Word” segment from “The Colbert Report,” except now it’s called “Werd.” On Monday night’s “Lat...

Stephen Colbert And Anna Kendrick's Duet Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.11.2016 | Entertainment

They say the quickest way to someone's heart is through their stomach, but in this case it's right through Mordor. Anna Kendrick and Stephen Colbert b...

Stephen Colbert And Casey Affleck's Interview Gets Awkward Fast

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.23.2016 | Entertainment

Well, that escalated quickly. Stephen Colbert's interview with "Triple 9" star Casey Affleck didn't go as planned on Monday. The whole thing started p...

Stephen Colbert Nearly Loses It Asking Kermit The Big Questions

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Comedy

It's not easy being green hilarious. But Kermit has to do it. Though Stephen Colbert is known for keeping a straight face while saying ridiculous stuf...

Stephen Colbert Channels David Letterman On 'Late Show'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 01.08.2016 | Comedy

Hello, it's Jee! Like his predecessor, David Letterman, Stephen Colbert doesn't run from controversy on "The Late Show." So after his BLT on Wednesday...

JLaw Says Amy Schumer's Self-Deprecating Jokes Don't Make Sense

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.15.2015 | Entertainment

OK, can JLaw just be our BFF, too? Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer have somehow sparked a magical friendship of which we can all be jealous. And, li...

Stephen Colbert Makes A Powerful Argument For Gun Control

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.08.2015 | Comedy

"So, what do we do?" In the wake of the tragic shootings in Colorado Springs and San Bernardino, Stephen Colbert posed the question to his audience on...

Stephen Colbert Delivers Heartfelt Message On Paris Attacks

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.14.2015 | Entertainment

In a rare moment, Stephen Colbert was at a loss for words. "The Late Show" had already taped when Colbert learned about the Paris attacks that left mo...

Stephen Colbert Calls Out J.K. Rowling For 'Harry Potter' Reveals

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.07.2015 | Entertainment

Just call Stephen Colbert he who must not be silent. "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling keeps revealing secrets about the franchise that change its wh...

Stephen Colbert Calls Out Smug Vegetarians In The Best Way

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.28.2015 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert has beef. With recent studies finding processed meats like bacon may be a cause of cancer, some people (ahem, vegetarians) have starte...

Kevin Spacey's Jimmy Stewart Impression Had Carol Burnett In Tears

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.17.2015 | Comedy

Carol Burnett has brought joy to millions of people, so on Wednesday's "Late Show" it was her turn to be on the receiving end. After Stephen Colbert a...

Has Stephen Colbert Gone Soft?

The Nation | Gabriel Arana | Posted 09.16.2015 | Media

It was a no-brainer that Stephen Colbert as The Late Show host would be less politically edgy or hard hitting than he was on The Colbert Report. After...

Amy Schumer Drunk-Ate Jake Gyllenhaal's Cake

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 09.12.2015 | Entertainment

Prepare to fall even harder in love with Amy Schumer. The extremely funny comedian, writer and actor appeared on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert"...

Stephen Colbert And Scarlett Johansson Answer Life's Big Questions

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.10.2015 | Comedy

What's the meaning of life? Why are we here? What's Oprah doing right now? Life's full of big questions, but on Wednesday, Stephen Colbert and Scarlet...

Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Premiere Was Just As Fun As 'The Colbert Report'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.09.2015 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert told us he'd have George Clooney as his first guest for the debut of "Late Show," but he forgot to mention a few other things -- mainl...

Jeb Bush Will Appear On Stephen Colbert's First 'Late Show'

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 08.11.2015 | Politics

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) will be one of Stephen Colbert's first guests on "The Late Show" on Sept. 8, Colbert announced on Tuesday. Colbert ha...

This Is David Letterman's Biggest Struggle Post-Retirement

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.16.2015 | Entertainment

David Letterman entering post-retirement life after 33 years on "The Late Show" is sort of like Austin Powers defrosting after years of being frozen -...

David Letterman's Final 'Late Show' Brought In Huge Ratings

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.21.2015 | Entertainment

David Letterman signed off on Wednesday night with a major bang. The host's final "Late Show" episode not only featured a slew of big-name celebrities...

David Letterman's Last Show Could Make Anyone's Top 10 List

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.21.2015 | Entertainment

David Letterman welcomed Bill Murray as his final regularly scheduled guest on Tuesday, but it's clear the late night host saved the best for last. ...

Dying to Do Letterman: My Conversation With Steve Mazan

Donald Liebenson | Posted 05.20.2016 | Entertainment
Donald Liebenson

The occasion of Letterman's final broadcast is an opportune time to recount one of the most triumphant moments during Dave's 33-year tenure, the "Late Show" debut of comedian Steve Mazan, who beat the professional (not to mention the health) odds to make come true his dream of performing on his hero's stage.

Dick Cavett Explains How David Letterman Got Away With Insulting His Guests

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 05.20.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Late-night TV legend Dick Cavett joined HuffPost Live on Wednesday to look back on the legacy of David Letterman and say goodbye to the subversive com...

Bill Murray Gets Baked For Final Letterman Appearance

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.19.2015 | Comedy

No one makes an entrance like Bill Murray -- and he made one of his messiest entrances ever for his final appearance on "The Late Show with David Lett...

Thanks to David Letterman, I Have a Wife, Job and Best Friend

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 05.11.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Hotchkiss

Five words. Just five words: Revolutionary. Hilarious. Mischievous. Subversive. Anarchical. At age 14, I would have had no idea what four of those words meant, but looking back, that is surely why David Letterman's short lived 1980 morning show enthralled me.

Tina Fey Strips Down To Her Underwear For David Letterman

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.08.2015 | Entertainment

It's almost time to say goodbye to David Letterman, but first it's time to say sayonara to Tina Fey's dress. In honor of Letterman's impending reti...

Will Ferrell Crashes David Letterman's Show As Harry Caray

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.06.2015 | Comedy

Will Ferrell broke out his Harry Caray impression to crash "The Late Show" earlier this week, and it's clear he hasn't lost any mustard on his heater....