Friday, December 19, 2014

Colbert is . . .

Colbert is “America’s greatest, most genuine phony.--James Poniewozik (Time)

A Guide to the Colbert Finale Cameos

Go here to see the guide.


Supercut of Colbert Cracking Up

The "Colbert" Finale

Sonia Saraiya nails it.


Here's a list of the guests (courtesy of Vox):

Kareem Abdul-Jabar
JJ Abrams
Alan Alda
Christiane Amanpour
Jon Batiste
Big Bird
Cory Booker
Tom Brokaw
Ken Burns
Bill Clinton
Andy Cohen
Francis Collins
Cookie Monster
Bob Costas
Katie Couric
Bryan Cranston
Mark Cuban
Jeff Daniels
Bill DeBlasio
Maureen Dowd
James Franco
Thomas Friedman
Vince Gilligan
Doris Kearns Goodwin
David Gregory
Terry Gross
Mike Huckabee
Arianna Huffington
Dean Kamen
Toby Keith
Henry Kissinger
Nicholas Kristof
Paul Krugman
Alexi Lalas
Cyndi Lauper
David Leonhardt
George Lucas
Yo Yo Ma
Barry Manilow
Senator Claire McCaskill
Tim Meadows
Willie Nelson
Randy Newman
Grover Norquist
Eleanor Holmes Norton
Ric Ocasek
Keith Olbermann
Mandy Patinkin
Stone Phillips
Samantha Power
Pussy Riot
Charlie Rose
Dan Savage
Smaug
Shane Smith
Eliot Spitzer
Gloria Steinem
Jon Stewart
Patrick Stewart
Michael Stipe
Andrew Sullivan
Matt Taibbi
Jeff Tweedy
Neil Degrasse Tyson
Sam Waterston
Elijah Wood

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

'Witness 40': Exposing A Fraud In Ferguson | The Smoking Gun

'Witness 40': Exposing A Fraud In Ferguson | The Smoking Gun

What Republican Said It?

A Dish reader submitted this.


Here are the answers:

On Obamacare:
1. Sarah Palin, former half-term governor of Alaska, vice-presidential nominee, reality show star
2. Ben Carson, surgeon and 2016 presidential contender. (Though his exact words were: “the worst thing that has happened in this nation since slavery.”)
3. Bill O’Brien, New Hampshire state representative
4. Michele Bachmann, congresswomen
On torture:
1. Marco Rubio, senator
2. Palin
3. Peter King, congressman
4. Steve King, congressman

Stephen Colbert storms through the halls of Congress in final “Better Know a District” segment

Stephen Colbert storms through the halls of Congress in final “Better Know a District” segment

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Read it here.


Threats