Episode 7068 (5/19/2011) – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

EPISODE NUMBER: 7068 (May 19, 2011)
GUESTS: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
SEGMENTS: John Lithgow Performs Gingrich Press Release; Better Know a District – Illinois’ Fightin’ 18th (Aaron Schock); Clergy-Matic Ecclesi-Action Center 3:16; History of Life on Earth
VIDEOS: Wednesday, May 19, 2011

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Stephen Colbert: World’s Worst Boss or World’s Worstest Boss?

I know, I know: you all dream of working for Stephen Colbert. You imagine he would be the greatest boss in the world – kind of like a super-cool Jim Anderson father to your inner Kathy or Bud. I imagine working for Stephen on ‘The Colbert Report’ is kind of like working for DB on the No Fact Zone: a cool boss, funny and talented work-mates, and an intelligent and appreciative audience that joins in the fun. But then I watch the show and think. “why does he treat his staff so badly??”

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Episode 7067 (5/18/2011) – Austan Goolsbee

EPISODE NUMBER: 7067 (May 18, 2011)
GUESTS: Pander-tron 8000, Austan Goolsbee
SEGMENTS: Osama bin Laden’s Replacement, Tip/Wag – Ohio Legislature & Facebook, Breaking Newt – Pander-tron 8000
VIDEOS: Wednesday, May 18, 2011

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Episode 7066 (5/17/2011) – Amy Kremer

EPISODE NUMBER: 7066 (May 17, 2011)
GUESTS: Amy Kremer
SEGMENTS: World’s Oldest Panda Dies; The Word – Enhanced Rejustification; Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Sex Scandal
VIDEOS: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

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Episode 7065 (5/16/2011) – Alison Klayman

EPISODE NUMBER: 7065 (May 16, 2011)
GUESTS: Alison Klayman
SEGMENTS: Mike Huckabee & Donald Trump Drop Out; Fig Newton Gingrich 2012; Stephen Files Super PAC Request
VIDEOS: Monday, May 16, 2011

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Episode 7064 (5/12/2011) – John Bradshaw

EPISODE NUMBER: 7064 (May 12, 2011)
GUESTS: Lawrence Wright, John Bradshaw
SEGMENTS: Obama’s Latino Panderfest; Terror, A New One – Lawrence Wright; If at First You Don’t Secede
VIDEOS: Thursday, May 12, 2011

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“The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear” Gets 4 Daytime Emmy® Noms

Who’s honoring Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart now?
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences! “The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear” received four Daytime Emmy® Nominations from the Academy, Including:

  • Outstanding Special Class Special
  • Outstanding Special Class Writing
  • Outstanding Achievement in Live & Direct To Tape Sound Mixing
  • Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control
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Anderson Cooper Goes There: Stephen now on the Ridiculist

You may recall Stephen putting Anderson Cooper on the Absurd-U-Chart back in April claiming that Anderson Coopers Ridiculist was a rip off of the far superior On Notice Board. Nothing better than a feud ’round here! And the “Silver Surfer” of journalism has taken the Colbert-bait, adding Stephen to his Ridiculist and claiming that Stephen has been copying him all these years!
A Tip O’ The Hat to Mr. Arkadin for pointing this out in the comments:

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Stephen Colbert Gets Extreme in Outside Magazine

Last month we gave the heads up that Stephen Colbert was to be on the cover of the May 2011 issue of “Outside” Magazine. We loved the preview of the cover and now that the issue is out we get the whole story of his fateful voyage from Charleston, SC to Hamilton, Bermuda in the biennial Charleston Bermuda Race in 2005. It’s scary stuff…

“Outside” now has the article on line with a new picture of Stephen “in training” for the 2011 race and a video from the photo shoot.

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More Video from ‘Company’!

And this time it’s on the official New York Philharmonic YouTube channel so we assume it won’t disappear any time soon.

Stephen Colbert dancing and singing “Side By Side” from Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Company’ performed last month, with the rest of an awesome cast.

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