03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Writer-Free Colbert Introduces Nancy Pelosi At Glamour Awards

Last evening, as the writers' strike got into full swing and late-night talk shows halted production, one comedian found a venue for his work. Stephen Colbert was tapped to introduce House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at Glamour's Women of the Year awards, where she received special recognition from the Conde Nast title. So for one night, the only people watching Mr. Colbert were in the packed Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Mr. Colbert's introduction--in which he displays a suspiciously comprehensive knowledge of current women's fashion--follows.

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