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Originally posted 12/19/2014 10:50AM
Stephen Colbert, who perfected biting political satire as the faux-bloviating host of The Colbert Report, wrapped up the Comedy Central show Thursday night after almost a decade on the air. And he had plenty of friends around to send him off right.
Originally posted 25 Best 'Stephen Colbert' Moments
Check out these quintessential moments from The Colbert Report host
Originally posted 12/09/2014 08:35AM
President Barack Obama took a while, but he made his first official visit to The Colbert Report as president Monday night.
Originally posted 11/11/2014 06:45PM
Though he might be the only one, the TV host praised PepsiCo for its new nacho drink on Monday night's Colbert Report
Originally posted 08/26/2014 03:55PM
We've already answered many of your burning Emmys questions, but one remains: Why hasn't "Colbort Report" become the new "Adele Dazeem"?
For the unfamiliar: On Monday night's Emmys, Gwen Stefani and PEOPLE's current Sexiest Man Alive Adam Levine were presenting the award for outstanding variety series when Stefani mistakenly announced the name of the eventual winner as "The Colbort Report."
Originally posted 08/22/2014 07:00PM
Television's finest will battle it out for trophies at Monday night's Emmy awards, but a few have already earned special honors of their own.
Originally posted 08/06/2014 03:15PM
Hillary Clinton beat Stephen Colbert at his own game when she made a "surprise" appearance on The Colbert Report on Tuesday night.
Colbert introduced Clinton's new book, Hard Choices, which was published on June 10, and began to poke fun at the politician, calling the book "656 pages of shameless name-dropping."
Originally posted 05/01/2014 01:15PM
The White House Correspondents' Association Dinner has come a long way since its inception in 1920. (For example, did you know that until 1962, it was only open to men, even though the WHCA's contained women? That year – at the urging of Helen Thomas – JFK refused to attend until the ban on women was lifted.)
In its early years, the dinner featured a mix of singers, dancers and comedians as performers; not until 1983 when Mark Russell headlined did the practice of having a comedian host the event become the norm.
Since then, the Dinner has become a springboard for politically inclined comics to showcase their best material. Here are our five faves. Good luck to this year's host Joel McHale: He's got some big shoes to fill.
Originally posted 04/23/2014 07:10AM
Case in point: Stephen Colbert, David Letterman's Late Night successor, revealed Tuesday night he once turned down an internship with the Late Show because it didn't pay.
He's done pretty well since then, however.
Originally posted 04/21/2014 08:40AM
Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
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