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Would a Biden Victory Crush Late Night TV?

October 31st, 2020 1:30 PM

The 2016 presidential race permanently changed the jokes broadcast after the nightly news. Late night comedians, fearing a Donald Trump victory, shifted their content aggressively to the Left. Jokes got massaged or simply nudged aside for talking points ripped out of a New York Times op-ed. In short, they took sides in the Trump-Clinton steel cage match. The only thing missing?…

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Panicky Colbert Freaks Over 2016 ‘PTSD,’ Worries About Replay in 2020

October 30th, 2020 4:06 PM

A panicky Stephen Colbert on Thursday night worried about a replay of 2016's surprise and highlighted the "PTSD" he has from Trump’s win four years ago.

FLASHBACK: Late Night Hosts Overhyped ‘Anonymous’ NYT Op-Ed Author

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October 30th, 2020 1:36 PM

Try to think back to the news cycle in the fall of 2018. No easy task of course. However, one loop on this endless rollercoaster of “Orange man bad” media outrage involved an “anonymous” Trump official leaking controversies and scandals within the Trump administration in the form of a New York Times op-ed

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Comedy Has No Home Here: Unfunny Colbert Cheers ‘Future Senator’ Dem

October 29th, 2020 11:37 AM

If the Democratic National Committee ever starts an official comedy show, and Stephen Colbert wants some additional work, he would be a perfect choice. The Late Night host on Wednesday interviewed Democratic senatorial candidate Jaime Harrison and offered not a single joke during the segment. Instead, he praised the liberal for his promotion of “hope” and sneered that incumbent…

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Colbert, CNN Doc Agree: Trump’s COVID 'Plan’ Was to Kill ‘Millions’

October 28th, 2020 12:15 PM

CNN’s chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta appeared on The Late Show Tuesday to trash the Trump administration’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, with less than a week until the election. Gupta even agreed with Stephen Colbert that the president’s “plan” was to let millions of Americans die from the virus.

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Ex-Comedian Stephen Colbert Bows Before ‘Your Excellency’ Andrew Cuomo

October 23rd, 2020 12:04 PM

Former comedian Stephen Colbert on Thursday continued to turn The Late Show into a show of Democratic talking points as he metaphorically bowed before Andrew Cuomo, unironically calling the New York Governor “your excellency.” Of course, the politician’s disastrous nursing home decision never came up. 

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Delusional Joy Reid Spreads Election Conspiracies With Stephen Colbert

October 20th, 2020 2:46 PM

MSNBC’s ReidOut host Joy Reid brought her loony toons conspiracies to the Late Show audience, Monday night, panicking about Republicans “stealing” the election through “cheating.” She also defended Joe Biden as having nothing to prove to voters.

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Study Finds 97% of Late Night Jokes Are About Trump, 3% About Biden

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October 20th, 2020 1:00 PM

Undergoing the kind of painful research project we wouldn’t wish on our worst enemies, one George Mason University media researcher watched a ton of late night material from two major networks and recorded exactly how many jokes were directed at President Trump versus how many were directed at former Vice President Joe Biden.

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Unhinged Stephen Colbert Unravels: Trump Is the ‘Banality of Evil'

October 8th, 2020 10:49 AM

Stephen Colbert is unraveling. The Late Show host long ago appeared to give up comedy and instead turn his program into DNC television. But the fall presidential campaign has truly broken the activist and former comedian. During a live, post-VP debate, Colbert fumed about the first debate and Donald Trump’s “banality of evil.”

Stephen Colbert: Trump ‘Pays Taxes Like a Church.’

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September 30th, 2020 3:42 PM

Stephen Colbert is attempting to weaken the morale of religious conservatives who support Trump. Yesterday, the host of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert tweeted, “For those who insist Trump is a religious man, I'll grant you he pays taxes like a church.”

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Colbert GIVES UP on Comedy: Trump Is a ‘Stain,’ ‘Abomination’

September 30th, 2020 1:08 AM

Stephen Colbert has given up on comedy. The Late Show host on Tuesday went live for a post-debate rant against Donald Trump as an “abomination” and “stain” on humanity. He also made an appalling Nazi smear against GOP supporters.

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DERANGED Colbert: Murderous GOPers Like Jack the Ripper for Court Seat

September 22nd, 2020 5:13 PM

An absolutely unhinged Stephen Colbert on Monday made it clear to the half of the country that’s not leftist: He doesn’t want your viewership. Talking about the GOP effort to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme seat, the Late Show host compared Republicans to murdering serial killers who have scorpions for hearts. 

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Colbert’s Cartoon Trashes Trump: Doesn’t ‘Give a S*** About Anyone'

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September 13th, 2020 10:21 PM

The second half of season three of Showtime’s Our Cartoon President began airing on September 13. The episode titled “Coronavirus” was more of the same from the Stephen Colbert created animated political series.

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Top 15: Celebs SCREAM About Trump Trying to ‘Kill’ You and Your Kids

September 5th, 2020 1:30 PM

This summer ended with Hollywood celebrities screaming and tweeting about the “chaos” in the streets that somehow was Donald Trump’s fault. The past few months also saw the likes of Stephen Colbert straining to praise the boring DNC and the “compassionate” but gaffe-prone Joe Biden, while film director Rob Reiner and actress Patricia Arquette raged that the President was “actively trying” to “…