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A Host With Heart: Can Stephen Colbert Redefine an Emotionally-Impoverished Genre?
Author, Language-Lover, and Former Senate Staffer
He has chance to imbue it not with the trite, topical humor we have come to expect from the genre, but rather with the full range of emotions that encompass the human experience: grief, fear, hope, sorrow and, of course, humor -- lots and lots of humor.
These Are Stephen Colbert's Final Guests
Goodbye, Nation. "The Colbert Report" has announced the guests for Stephen Colbert's last week of shows. Seth Rogen will
Stephen Colbert Calls On America To Defend Pabst From Russian Brewing Company
Trouble is brewing, nation. Stephen Colbert has learned that Pabst Blue Ribbon, Old Milwaukee, Schlitz and Colt 45 are all
'The Colbert Report' Has The Best Response To Gwen Stefani Butchering Its Name
Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive Colbert also worked in a cool video from
Stephen Colbert Covers US Border Crisis Just Like Fox News Would
“These kids aren’t just invading our country, they’re invading...in here,” Colbert said with his hand on his heart. Stephen
Yes, and You're Leaving: Why Some of Stephen Colbert's Biggest Fans Still Aren't Celebrating (Yet)
Comedy journalist, founder of Third Beat Magazine
When December comes, and his character makes his final ego-fueled jog across the stage to the interview table, he will be sweeping our scene. As for the next one, we assume we'll be just be watching it from the audience.
#CancelColbert Trends On Twitter
Stephen Colbert is now defending himself over claims of racism after the hashtag #CancelColbert began trending on Twitter. The call to end his show was sparked after a joke he made was posted to the social media site.
Stephen Colbert Mocks Bill O'Reilly Claim That There's A 'Downside' To Having A Female President
"Plus -- I don't want to get too technical or scientific -- but women sit down to pee," he pointed out. "If there's a terror
Stephen Colbert: Bill O'Reilly Is The Only One Talking About His 'Historic' Obama Interview
"Bill is historically auctioning off the historic notes of his historic interview," he said. "These notes were signed by
Stephen Colbert Nails Why Backlash To Coke's Super Bowl Ad Is Ridiculous
Colbert called out one critic in particular who said that the ad was offensive because it featured a "deeply Christian patriotic
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Colbert Cries Over Michelle Obama's Speech But Doesn't Buy A Word Of It (VIDEO)
While it may have seemed like everyone was bowled over by Michelle Obama's powerful DNC speech, at least one man knew it
Colbert's Insane DNC 'People's Party' Opening Shows Obama As Mao, Castro & Bane (VIDEO)
Stephen Colbert couldn't resist the opportunity to go all-out with the communist imagery and rhetoric in the opening package
WATCH: Colbert's Dramatic Interview With Clint Eastwood's Chair
Is it Stupid to Study Colbert?
Sophia A. McClennen
Remy M. Maisel
If you think that Colbert is just a guy doing a shtick as a bloviating pundit on Comedy Central, then it makes sense to question why he would be the subject of study.
Colbert Spars With Cornel West, Tavis Smiley Over Poverty (VIDEO)
West & Smiley took Colbert's mock outrage in stride, sparring back with him while also making their case for the poor. Check
Stephen Colbert Spams Congressional Press Secretaries (UPDATE)
"It's odd. They could just ask the normal way," said a third. "Producers from the Colbert Nation website contacted all of
Colbert Mocks Fox News Unemployment 'Good News' Coverage (VIDEO)
Jobless claims may have fallen to a four-year low, but that's no cause for celebration. Stephen Colbert knows that, but he
Colbert Praises 'The Conservative Teen': Downloadable PDF Magazine Bringing Youth Back To The GOP (VIDEO)
Check out the full clip above and let us know if you think "TCT" has what it takes to win the future. Enter "The Conservative
Colbert Decries Obama Gun-Control Conspiracy (VIDEO)
As the "Report" host so artfully put it, "Yes, the fear of not being able to buy guns has led to buying so many guns that
Colbert Demands Hoodie Control, Mocks Geraldo Over Trayvon Martin Comments (VIDEO)
Both Colbert and Jon Stewart addressed the tragic shooting of Trayvon Martin on their programs Monday night, each with their
Colbert's Super Tuesday Party: Transvaginal Ultrasound Margaritas & Republican Salsa (VIDEO)
And to drink, the host was serving up a batch of margaritas... with a twist reflecting our current political climate: "I
Colbert Demands 'Cut Rich People's Taxes Completely' (VIDEO)
On Wednesday night's show, Stephen Colbert made the argument that everyone else is afraid to make: cut rich people's taxes
Colbert Mocks Romney's Ford Field Speech, Santorum's 'Snob' Comment (VIDEO)
But it was Santorum's "snob" charge that gave Colbert the most fodder, as he did the candidate one better by attacking higher
Colbert's Wheat Thins Sponsortunity: Host Mercilessly Mocks Own Sponsor (VIDEO)
In the spirit of his "Hail to the Cheese: Stephen Colbert's Nacho Cheese Doritos 2008 Presidential Campaign Coverage," Colbert
Colbert Slams Pelosi Over Anti-Super PAC Ad, Kitten Accusation (VIDEO)
As of Wednesday, Pelosi's "Stop Colbert" Facebook page had 5,585 likes, while @ColbertSuperPac had 8,011 followers on Twitter
'Colbert Report' Suspends Production
Third Beat and Mediaite are reporting that audience members were informed late Tuesday night via email, "Due to unforeseen
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