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Stephen Colbert Gets His Entire Audience To Troll Texas In Unison

Texas is dealing with yet another major energy crisis as residents are urged to conserve power or face blackouts ― so “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert found it peculiar that the state just announced it would spend $250 million on a wall along its border with Mexico. “What a wise...
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Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert cheer the new Juneteenth holiday, jeer the 14 congressmen who voted against it

Today, President Biden "signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, making Juneteenth a federal holiday," Jimmy Fallon said on Thursday's Tonight Show. "The bill hit Biden's desk after it was passed in Congress, but 14 members of the House voted against it." He showed a picture of the 14 GOP lawmakers. "That looks like the white paint sample section at Home Depot," Fallon said. "'What do you think, honey? Should we paint the bathroom Mike Rogers or Thomas Massie?'"
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Biden mocked for ‘grandpa energy’ by Stephen Colbert after president snapped at reporter’s question on Putin meeting

JOE Biden exuded some "strong 'Grandpa's had it with your lip' energy" when he testily confronted a reporter on Wednesday, late-night host Stephen Colbert mocked. During his nightly monologue on CBS yesterday, Colbert played a clip of an irked Biden furiously wagging his finger at CNN's Kaitlan Collins and telling her she's "in the wrong business" during a press conference in Geneva.

Michael Phillips: A new documentary suggests there's a lot more to Rita Moreno than what she told Stephen Colbert this week, before apologizing for it

Trailblazer or sellout? Which is it? The binary thinkers among us demand an easy, simple answer, even though little in Moreno’s 89 years has been either. The Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award winner is the subject of an illuminating new documentary, detailing among other things the steady stream of racist, humiliating Hollywood employment she put up with on screen since the 1950s, while fending off drooling, entitled white power brokers off-screen. That was then. For many, it’s also now.
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Jon Stewart shocks Stephen Colbert by backing Wuhan lab leak theory

Comedian Jon Stewart made waves after he appeared to back the controversial COVID-19 lab leak theory during an appearance on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Monday night. Stewart explained to a visibly surprised Colbert the reasoning behind his apparent conclusion with a series of trademark comedic analogies. “‘Oh, my...
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Stephen Colbert ribs Biden’s ‘Grandpa’s had it with your lip’ energy

Late-night TV host Stephen Colbert on Wednesday ribbed President Biden’s “Grandpa’s had it with your lip” attitude during his press conference in Geneva. Mr. Biden made headlines Wednesday following his sit-down with Russian President Vladimir Putin after he snapped at CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins, who asked why he was “confident” Mr. Putin would change his behavior.

Stephen Colbert Mocked Biden Getting Snippy With Reporters: ‘Strong Grandpa’s Had It With Your Lip Energy’

Now that he’s back in front of a studio audience, an animated Stephen Colbert ripped off his jacket on Wednesday night as he ribbed President Joe Biden for snapping at reporters following the G7 Summit. CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins caught the brunt of Biden’s ire when she asked why Biden is “so confident” that Vladimir Putin will change his behavior following their meeting, which is not something that Biden had said, and he let her know it.
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Jon Stewart And Stephen Colbert Share An Awkward Moment On ‘The Late Show’ While Discussing Wuhan ‘Lab Leak’ Theory

Stephen Colbert has finally returned to the studio for The Late Show, with a live audience, after more than a year of broadcasting from home. Colbert was joined by a familiar face, former Daily Show host Jon Stewart, to reflect on a strange, difficult, and isolating year. And just like everyone else emerging from their quarantine dens, bedraggled, blinking in the sunlight, the two quickly realized that their year spent indoors had led them down different rabbit holes.

Jon Stewart Presses Covid Lab Leak Theory on Stephen Colbert: “Stop With the Logic”

As The Late Show With Stephen Colbert returned to the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time in over a year, Stephen Colbert enlisted the help of an old friend to ring in the occasion, welcoming Jon Stewart on as his guest for Monday’s show. But instead of reminiscing about their friendship or years on The Daily Show, Stewart turned to a much more timely topic: Covid. Specifically, the lab leak theory, Yahoo Entertainment reports.
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Stephen Colbert Returns With A Fully Vaccinated Studio Audience

Stephen Colbert returned to a live in-person audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City Monday night, trumpeting the fact that his was the first show back up on Broadway with the welcoming line: “Suck it, Lion King!” Colbert, his bandleader Jon Batiste and the full band, and even Colbert’s wife, Evie, hosted a joyful debut that included dancing, a live performance of the Batiste song “Freedom,” an appearance by comedian and Colbert mentor Dana Carvey, and a memorable rant by another Colbert mentor, Jon Stewart.
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Jon Stewart Floats the Covid-19 Wuhan Lab Theory With Stephen Colbert

After more than a year of at-home shows during the pandemic, Stephen Colbert finally returned to his desk at The Late Show with a live studio audience on Monday night. And since one of his earliest quarantine guests last year was Jon Stewart, it felt appropriate that Colbert invite the former Daily Show host back to the studio to recap what a whirlwind of a year it’s been.

Stephen Colbert Welcomes Back Live Studio Audience With Jon Stewart and Tina Fey

It’s Stephen Colbert’s first live audience since the pandemic, and boy were they happy to be there! Audience members, who all had to show proof of vaccination, excitedly lined up outside the Ed Sullivan Theater. Colbert’s first guest, Jon Stewart, signed autographs before he went inside. Over at the "Today" show, Tina Fey was welcomed as the first live studio guest in more than a year. New York hit the herd immunity threshold as 70% of the state’s adults have at least one vaccine dose.
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Jon Stewart condemned by doctor after backing lab leak coronavirus theory during Stephen Colbert interview

A medical doctor has condemned Jon Stewart’s comments about a theory claiming that the coronavirus pandemic was started by an accidental lab leak.Stewart made the remarks, which have been criticised, during an appearance on Stephen Colbert’s Late Show on 14 June.“I will say this – and I honestly mean this: I think we owe a great debt of gratitude to science,” Stewart said in part. “Science has, in many ways, helped ease the suffering of this pandemic, which was more than likely caused by science.”In further comments, Stewart made fun of other theories pertaining to the origin of the...
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Watch Jon Stewart Reunite With Stephen Colbert As CBS' Late Show Studio Audience Returns

This week is a big one for the world of late night talk shows. Audiences are sadly just over a week away from the end of Conan O'Brien's talk show run on TBS, but on the brighter side of the spectrum, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert has finally welcomed back its full live studio audience after more than 15 months of remote episodes and mostly empty studio tapings. And who better to celebrate the return to sub-normalcy than Stephen Colbert's former Comedy Central cohort Jon Stewart.