The Late Show Archives

Watch Stephen Colbert Brilliantly Explain Where We’re At Because ‘Trump Continues to Happen’

January 27, 2018

Stephen Colbert and his team at the Late Show had their Friday night episode all shot, edited, and ready for broadcast. “In the can” as the showbiz types still say. And then they had to shoot it all over again…

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Shut Up, Trump! The Grownups Are Talking

January 15, 2018

Late night TV these days looks a lot like that Cormac McCarthy novel, No Country for Old Men.  Advertisers covet the 18-49 age range, and networks tend to tailor programming (and hosts) to target that demographic. When David Letterman signed…

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Watch Jon Stewart give Trump ruthlessly funny ‘equal time’ on Colbert’s Late Show

October 10, 2017

Late Night Legends Stewart And Colbert Give Trump ‘Equal Time’, But It’s Probably Not The Time He Wanted Over the weekend, Republican Donald Trump decided to complain multiple times about the coverage him and his fellow Republicans have been getting…

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BOOM: Stephen Colbert Just Got Rewarded — BIGLY — for Standing Up to Trump

July 26, 2017

When Stephen Colbert took over for David Letterman on CBS’ “The Late Show” he got off to a surprisingly slow start. Audiences may have had trouble distinguishing the “real” Colbert from the character who hosted Comedy Central’s “Colbert Report.” Stephen…

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Stephen Colbert’s Joke Gut-Punched Hypocritical Alt-Right Snowflakes Square In The Feels

May 8, 2017

Right Wing Trolls Targeting Stephen Colbert Are Only Making His Joke Funnier If you follow the news even remotely, you’ve probably heard about Stephen Colbert’s recent Late Show joke where he said that Donald Trump’s mouth is Vladimir Putin’s “Cock-holster.”…

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‘You’re a real Prick-tator’: Stephen Colbert Eviscerates Trump in Late Night Takedown (VIDEO)

May 2, 2017

Stephen Colbert Delivers Blistering Summation Of Trump Presidency Stephen Colbert said everything every journalist probably wishes they could say about President Donald Trump in what may be the best late night takedown seen so far. Trump, as part of his…

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Watch Lewis Black And Stephen Colbert Hilariously Lampoon Trump’s ‘Bullsh*t And Insanity’

February 1, 2017

Comedian Lewis Black and The Late Show’s Stephen Colbert delivered an incendiary performance and surely President Donald Trump’s ears must be burning. Colbert and Black have been buddies for a good 20 years or more, ever since they began working…

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President Obama Polishes His Resume With Some Hilarious Help From Stephen Colbert (VIDEO)

October 18, 2016

President Obama Faces Certain Unemployment President Obama needs to face some harsh facts – in January, he will be officially unemployed, and it only makes sense that he starts to prepare for that reality now. Luckily for him, Stephen Colbert…

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Colbert Brilliantly Takes Down Anderson Cooper, CNN For Hiring Trump’s Former Campaign Manager (VIDEO)

August 25, 2016

Last night CNN anchor Anderson Cooper appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. He may not have been expecting the good-natured grilling he was in for. What took place was another example of a comedy show producing better journalism…

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Stephen Colbert: Trump Is Like ‘Colbert Report’ Character, with $10 Billion (Video)

December 27, 2015

On Sunday, December 26th, Stephen Colbert sat down with John Dickerson on the CBS show, Face the Nation. In the interview, Colbert cited the one saving grace of Donald Trump’s campaign is the fact the Republican establishment want him to go…

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