Six Degrees: Break Week Edition.

G’day Zoners! The boys are on a break this week, but that doesn’t mean there’s a break in the world of Six Degrees. This week Amy Sedaris drops by “Jimmy Kimmel Live”, Neil DeGrasse Tyson stopped by Bill Maher’s round table, Ed Helms has a new movie out, Dana Carvey returned to “Saturday Night Live”, and Jon Stewart has been named one of the best stand-up comics to graduate from MTV.

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Six Degrees: Welcome to 2011 Edition

G’day Zoners!! and welcome to the first Six Degrees round-up of 2011. I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas / New Year’s and are nice and rested for the year ahead. Today we have some interviews and guest appearances by Amy Sedaris, the taping of Wyatt Cenac’s comedy special, John Oliver on the cover of New York magazine and more!

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Four Horsemen of the Apopcalypse: Pop Culture References in The Colbert Report January 3 – January 6, 2011

Bonne année Zoners, and welcome back! I am so excited to have the show back this week. They sure hit the ground running in 2011, and gave us quite a few gems – not just the sapphire kind! I nearly fell off the couch in fits of laughter as I watched the Vaxa-Mime sketch, and I don’t think I am alone in saying that Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of my favorite reoccurring guests. What were your favorite references?

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Six Degrees: Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Jon Stewart on “StarTalk Radio” at 6p EST 12/5

‘Daily Show’ host Jon Stewart will be featured on Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s new radio show, StarTalk Radio, today – December 5th at 6p EST. He will be talking about his new book, “Earth: A Visitor’s Guide to the Human Race”. You can tune in online at sky.radio.com! Also, you can submit a question for Jon Stewart by tweeting to @startalkradio.

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Six Degrees: Earth (The Blog) Edition.

G’day Zoners!! September 21st is here and you know what that means, “Earth (The Book): A Visitor’s Guide to the Human Race” is currently hitting the shelves of a book store near you. I’ve compiled a list of Jon’s upcoming talk show appearances, so fire up your Tivo’s. In other Six Degrees related news; John […]

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Six Degrees: Conan’s Coming … to a Record Player Near You Edition.

G’day Zoners!! As promised I come bearing more Steve Carell goodness to get you through the wait until tonight’s Emmy Awards. I also bring to you some news on Jason Jones and Allison Silverman’s latest tv and film projects, some great interviews with The Daily Show’s Kristen Schaal and Rich Blomquist on their new book […]

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Six Degrees: Neil deGrasse Tyson answers the question “Stewart or Colbert?”

The good people at NOVA have been running a web-only series called The Secret Life of Scientists, a series of short films highlighting science and engineering stars talking about some aspect of their lives both in and outside of science. The most recent of the featured scientists is Colbert Report frequent guest and NFZ favorite […]

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Stephen Colbert in the Zeitgeist – April 11, 2010

Howdy, Zoners! I hope you’re all enjoying a fantastic weekend. I’ve been a little scarce around here because I’ve been digging myself out from a big pile o’ Real Life, but I still kept one bleary eye on the Colbert news floating around the Internets. I’ve managed to round up a few gems for you, […]

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Episode 6048 (4/8/2010)

EPISODE NUMBER: 6048 (April 8, 2010) GUESTS: Neil deGrasse Tyson SEGMENTS: The WØRD: Affirmative Inaction VIDEOS: Thursday, April 8, 2010 First of all, can I give a big YAY! for the Easter Egg Safari toss? Having them occur so rarely makes each one a treasured treat. The Huffington Post has a whole collection of Tiger […]

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Eye Candy: Out of this World

Tonight Neil deGrasse Tyson is on his bi-annual orbit around Dr. Stephen T. Colbert, DFA’s heavenly body. It is great to see the two of them together, enjoying each others company, Stephen nailing Neil and Neil laughing at all Stephen’s innuendos and wise cracks. Not to mention the required lob by Stephen into the conversation, […]

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