Posts tagged "stephen colbert"

Margaret Cho: “No One Really Cared About Race Until White People Got Involved”

Things that make you go, “You’re goddamn right, Margaret Cho!”…

Megan Reynolds | November 3, 2015 - 11:30 am

Watch Misty Copeland Class Up Late Night Television With Yo-Yo Ma

More ballet on network television in 2016, please.

Megan Reynolds | October 6, 2015 - 11:30 am

Stephen Colbert Was Kinda Disappointingly Gentle With Donald Trump

After much hype, Donald Trump finally sat down on Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” couch for an interview last night — and the results were surprisingly cordial. Aside from asking Trump for his…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 23, 2015 - 10:10 am

Watch Stephen Colbert Debate Ted Cruz On Gay Marriage

Plus, January Jones discards another boyfriend and Amy Schumer clarifies her BFF-ship with Jennifer Lawrence.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 22, 2015 - 11:30 am

Stephen Colbert Is Back!

Stephen Colbert is back to all of our late-night televisions, hurrah! His “Late Night” debut kicked off with one last introduction from a now-retired Jon Stewart, who was seen most

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 9:30 am

Stephen Colbert Says Goodbye With A Musical Number & A Few Famous Friends

The finale of “The Colbert Report” aired last night, and it included a visit from a freakish number of celebrity guests to sing him a send-off song. That guy sure…

Claire Hannum | December 19, 2014 - 11:30 am

Jon Stewart Got All Lovey Dovey On “Colbert”

It’s been interesting watching Jon Stewart do the media rounds to promote his movie, “Rosewater,” after building a long career out of lampooning the American news media. For example, prior…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 21, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Jennifer Lawrence Got The Giggles On “The Colbert Report” Last Night

Jennifer Lawrence hung out on “The Colbert Report”‘ last night and cranked out her charming interview banter at always. She also informed us that she’s skinned a squirrel, so there’s…

Claire Hannum | November 14, 2014 - 10:30 am

Anita Sarkeesian Was On “The Colbert Report” And GamerGate Is, Of Course, Outraged

So, I’ll let everyone else talk about what it means that Anita Sarkeesian was on “The Colbert Report” to talk about GamerGate last night, because while I think it’s a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 30, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Stephen Colbert Does Rookie Mag’s “Ask A Grown Man”

Okay, I love Stephen Colbert, but I’m not totally down with some of his answers for Rookie Mag’s “Ask A Grown Man” series. While answering a question from a 19-year-old…

Jessica Wakeman | August 4, 2014 - 3:10 pm

James Franco Tries His Damnedest To Make Stephen Colbert Break Character

I still can’t tell whether James Franco’s personality is a joke or not, but when he’s with Stephen Colbert, an especially bubbly side of him seems to come out. On…

Claire Hannum | August 2, 2014 - 9:45 am

Stephen Colbert To Replace David Letterman As “Late Show” Host

CBS announced today that Stephen Colbert has signed a five-year contract to replace David Letterman as host of the “Late Show” when Letterman retires next year. In a statement, Colbert…

Jessica Wakeman | April 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Stephen Colbert Responds To #CancelColbert By Shutting Down The Ching Chong Ding Dong Foundation For Sensitivity To Orientals Or Whatever

Stephen Colbert has finally responded to the hashtag #CancelColbert, which was trending last week on Twitter. In true “Colbert Report” fashion, he did it in character as a pompous blowhard…

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Don’t #CancelColbert: Stephen Colbert Blasted Over Satirical Tweet About Racism That He Didn’t Even Send

You read a tweet that looks like it’s from a celebrity and it says this:
“I am willing to show #Asian community I care by introducing the Ching-Chong Ding…

Jessica Wakeman | March 28, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Lasting Celebrity Romances Do Exist: Here, Oprah Proves It

When Amy Poehler and Will Arnett called it quits, I was totally bummed. When Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel were dunzo, I despaired. Don’t even get me started on Britney and…

Claire Hannum | February 13, 2014 - 6:00 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Watch Stephen Colbert’s Beautiful, Tearful Tribute To His Late Mother

Stephen Colbert’s mom Lorna passed away last week at the age of 92. After a brief hiatus, Colbert returned to his anchor seat at “The Colbert Report” and opened the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 20, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Stephen Colbert Responds To “Accidental Racist” With “Oopsie-Daisy Homophobe”

A couple weeks ago, Brad Paisley and LL Cool J released their collaboration, “Accidental Racist,” and the whole world cringed. Did the duo have good intentions? Of course. Did their…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 18, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Tavi Gevinson Tells Stephen Colbert He’s A Cool Dad

Style Rookie blogger and fashion world phenom Tavi Gevinson was on “The Colbert Report” last night,to discuss her latest feat: the publication of Rookie Yearbook One, a compendium of some…

Julie Gerstein | January 25, 2013 - 11:20 am
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