G’day Zoners! I hope you have all had a wonderful Easter break. I’ve spent my much needed week of Uni eating far too much chocoloate, and compilling the latest round-up of Six Degrees news. This week Jon Stewart will again be performing in the Story Pirates benefit, Mark Malkoff races a NYC bus, Aasif Mandvi pen a book of semi autobiographical essys, Ed Helms is set to guest host “SNL”, Samantha Bee will co-host the 2011 Lucille Lortel Awards, “Wyatt Cenac: Comedy Person” debuts on Comedy Central, and Conan O’Brien is a guest on “WTF with Marc Maron”.
EPISODE NUMBER: 7046 (April 5, 2011)
GUESTS: James Franco
SEGMENTS: Tim Pawlenty Appeals to Youth Vote, Renaissance Nemesis – Frank Jameso,
VIDEOS: Tuesday, April 5, 2011
We hope that the ‘Colbert Report’ writers are getting lots of rest this week, and will come back relaxed and refreshed. However, many of them have side projects that have been keeping them quite busy lately, and we’d like to bring some of them to your attention.
Ugh, the snow and wind continue to swirl here in my neck of the woods (darn you, unnamed grocery store, for continually canceling my deliveries!), and I’m having weird flashbacks to my childhood in the Upper Midwest. In an attempt to keep my mind in the present, how about some updates on some of our […]
Am I the only one completely baffled by the fact that January has gone by in the blink of an eye and that we’re already steam rolling straight through February? February of course, can mean only one thing – Vancouver!! But while Stephen is off polishing his skates in preparation for the Winter Olympics his […]
Hi gang! I hope everyone had a good weekend and is ready to face Monday. (What, already?) This is just a quick drive-by post to fill you in on some news about a couple of our favorite Colbert Report people. Glenn Eichler Hollywood University blog has a great interview with TCR writer Glenn Eichler, who […]
‘Colbert Reporter’ scribe Glenn Eichler has a new graphic novel out called “Stuffed”. According to the comicbookresources.com blog, the novel is about a man who discovers that what he thought was a mannequin given to him by his father is actually the remains of a human being. And, of course, wackiness ensues. CBR has a […]
It’s so wonderful to see pieces from the ‘Colbert Report’ writers outside of the show. This piece from the New York Times, written by ‘Colbert Report’ writer Glenn Eichler, definitely does not disappoint. Oddly enough, the subject matter is quite absorbing and one of my favorite parts of the anatomy. From the New York Times: […]
According to MTV News, ‘Colbert Report’ scribe Glenn Eichler has been working on a project with “American Splendor” artist Nick Bertozzi. This new project, called “Stuffed” is being cryptically described by Bertozzi as being about “racism”, but it also seems to have dark comedy undertones from the preview above. In an interesting note from the […]
John Legend and Stephen sing the anthem [Ben Franklin: “Play ball!”]. First segment: Ben Franklin in the Election Center Road to the PA primary: History of the campaigns so far Second segent: Mayor Nutter and guns Third segment: Chris Matthews (host, MSNBC’s Hardball) Wow! I guess Stephen wasn’t kidding about Chris Matthews announcing a Senate […]