The Colbert Report
Stephen Colbert, from The Daily Show gives his own take on the issues of the day, and more importantly, tells you why everyone else's take is just plain wrong. The series is intended to be a parody of Bill O'Reilly, Anderson Cooper, Sean Hannity, Alan Colmes, Joe Scarborough, etc.
Series Fun Facts
- During the 2007-2008 Writers Strike, Colbert pronounced the "T"s in "Colbert" and "Report" to indicate that the show was not the same without his writers.
- This is the series' first-ever super-sized show. It aired for 60 minutes (42 minutes without commercials), whereas a regular-sized show airs for 30 minutes (22 minutes without commercials).
- On April 15, 2009, NASA announced a treadmill on board the International Space Station would be named the Combined Operational Load Bearing External Resistance Treadmill (COLBERT).