Colbert Pays Tribute to George Carlin

Categories: Opinion

I used to watch The Colbert Report each and every night, but as my schedule got more and more tight, I just haven't been able to find the time to watch as much Colbert and Daily Show as I used to. That being said, I was fortunate enough to catch part of an episode the other night, specifically the segment entitled "The Word." This has always been my favorite segment on The Colbert Report and I find it a fitting ... Read More

Finally got me some!

Categories: Opinion

After several trips to local supermarkets over the past few weeks, I was finally able to track down Stephen Colbert's Americone Dream Ice Cream made by Ben & Jerry's. I've never in my life purchased one of these "premium" ice creams before, so the price is a little shocking. When I usually buy ice cream, I go for whatever is on sale/is cheap. A trip to Wal-Mart resulted in me picking up two pints of Colbert's ice cream for ... Read More

Stephen Colbert Ice Cream?

Categories: News

No Fact Zone is reporting that Ben & Jerry's is experimenting with a Stephen Colbert-inspired flavor for their ice cream lineup. Stephen Colbert's Americone Dream. Vanilla Ice Cream with Fudge Covered Vanilla Cone Pieces and a Caramel Swirl. The fact that B&J is neither confirming nor denying this makes the story all the more likely to be real. I can't say that I've ever actually tried Ben & Jerry's ice cream, but I hear that it's good stuff. Read More

The Colbert Report – 11-07-05 – Eliot Spitzer Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from a Paris fires to the show debuting in Canada. Stephen starts off by showing all of the fires in Paris and the protests in Central America. Stephen seems to think France won some sort of sporting event. Stephen gets into a little segment called "Stephen's Rioting Do's & Don'ts". He likes seeing windows smashed and cars on fire, and doesn't have any don'ts. Stephen moves into "The Word", which ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 11-03-05 – Bradley Whitford Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from secrets to email. Stephen starts off by saying how Oliver Stone is in town, shooting his new 9/11 movie, but Stephen doesn't want to welcome him. He then gets right into tonight's "The Word", "Shhhh!". Stephen found out that the CIA has been detaining and questioning prisoners in secret prisons in other countries. No more digging, just keep it a secret, Stephen says. Stephen transitions right into a rant ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 11-02-05 – Bruce Feiler Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from dogs to Wal-Mart. Stephen started off by making mention of a Fatwa being called on Stephen because of Stephen's opinion on Halloween being better than Ramadan. Stephen then covered the Senate closed-door session, which caused C-SPAN some problems, since they couldn't cover it. Stephen then talked about a correction in a newspaper (The New York Times), which criticized The Colbert Report. Stephen then went right into "The Word", which was ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 11-01-05 – Ken Burns Review

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The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from Prince Charles to Ben Burns. Stephen starts off by talking about Ken Burns and how he dissed the South (Stephen is from South Carolina). Stephen quickly transitions into tonight's "The Word", which is "Camilla-Mania". Camilla and Prince Charles has come to the United States, their first trip here since they married. After "The Word," Stephen moved onto a segment where he had Tad, the building manager walk them through a ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 10-31-05 – Monica Crowley Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from Fitzgerald to Alito. Stephen started off by talking about Law & Order: Criminal Intent. He seemed to really enjoy the episode on last night. Stephen then transitioned into a fake interview with Patrick Fitzgerald. After the interview, Stephen transitioned into "The Word", which was "Alito". Stephen felt Alito was a good choice, but there was some brand-extension there to be had, since he's known as "Scalito", or little Scalia (Fun-Size). ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 10-27-05 – Jeff Daniels Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from Harriet Miers to... Harriet Miers. Stephen starts off by complaining about the albino pumpkins which are gaining some fame. Stephen then complained about Russ Lieber who also complains about the pumpkins. Stephen moved onto tonight's "The Word", which was "Quitters", which was all about Harriet Miers. After tearing Harriet Miers a new one, Stephen felt a little bad, and decided to put her photo on one of his shelves, along ... Read More

The Colbert Report – 10-26-05 – Neil DeGrasse Tyson Review

Categories: Episode Reviews

The show opens with a teaser of content from the show, which involves everything from a outsourcing to Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Stephen starts off by talking about his Wi-Fi networking problems at home. He played back an audio recording from the tech support. Stephen then moved into tonight's word, "Perspective". This was all about the 2000 deaths in the war in Iraq. 2000 isn't as high as the number of deaths in most of the other major wars the U.S. has been involved in. Returning ... Read More