History Series / TheColbertReport

23rd Mar '16 4:47:26 PM nombretomado
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* WeNamedTheMonkeyJack: The stuffed moose seen in the Vancouver shows was named "Ebersol"; when he went over to NBC Late-Night he was renamed "Colbert", and now that he's going on exhibit at NBC he'll get another name because ComedyCentral and NBC are rival companies.

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* WeNamedTheMonkeyJack: The stuffed moose seen in the Vancouver shows was named "Ebersol"; when he went over to NBC Late-Night he was renamed "Colbert", and now that he's going on exhibit at NBC he'll get another name because ComedyCentral Creator/ComedyCentral and NBC are rival companies.
18th Mar '16 10:39:46 PM Hossmeister
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15th Mar '16 3:02:32 PM vifetoile
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* {{Hammerspace}}: The unseen part of Stephen Colbert's desk is like a country unto itself. [[http://www.cc.com/video-collections/hnv15m/the-colbert-report-best-of-the-colbert-report/9hh69w Comedy Central has kindly compiled the highlights,]] but ThisVeryWiki kept score too, and tallies up: a fax machine, a "stay the course" notebook, telephone, pitchfork (and presumably other AngryMob accoutrements), the Apology Box, a Big Red Button, Rahm Emanuel's finger, Abraham Lincoln's skull, a Starbucks, a ''rival'' Starbucks (now defunct), a Foot Locker, the Atone Phone for apologetic Jews, a suitcase with John Oliver inside, a (probably endless) supply of [[TrademarkFavoriteFood Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream,]] a washing machine, and a secret prison for terrorists, now closed As of April 8, 2009, the desk also yielded three Jewish slaves (whom Stephen promptly freed), and he admitted it also has a few Asians and a pyramid (incomplete.)\\

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* {{Hammerspace}}: The unseen part of Stephen Colbert's desk is like a country unto itself. [[http://www.cc.com/video-collections/hnv15m/the-colbert-report-best-of-the-colbert-report/9hh69w Comedy Central has kindly compiled the highlights,]] but ThisVeryWiki kept score too, and tallies up: a fax machine, a "stay the course" notebook, telephone, pitchfork (and presumably other AngryMob accoutrements), the Apology Box, a Big Red Button, Rahm Emanuel's finger, Abraham Lincoln's skull, a Starbucks, a ''rival'' Starbucks (now defunct), a Foot Locker, the Atone Phone for apologetic Jews, a suitcase with [[Series/LastWeekTonight John Oliver Oliver]] inside, a (probably endless) supply of [[TrademarkFavoriteFood Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream,]] a washing machine, and a secret prison for terrorists, now closed closed. As of April 8, 2009, the desk also yielded three Jewish slaves (whom Stephen promptly freed), and he admitted it also has a few Asians and a pyramid (incomplete.)\\
15th Mar '16 2:58:40 PM vifetoile
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* {{Hammerspace}}: The unseen part of Stephen Colbert's desk contains [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/77580/october-30-2006/stay-the-course a fax machine, a stay the course notebook]], telephone, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/221836/march-16-2009/stephen-s-angry-mob-will-crush-aig pitchfork]] (and presumably other AngryMob accoutrements), a Big Red Button, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/210507/november-13-2008/rahm-emanuel-s-finger Rahm Emanuel's finger]], Abraham Lincoln's skull, a Starbucks, a ''rival'' Starbucks (now defunct), a Foot Locker, the Atone Phone for apologetic Jews, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/164878/april-02-2008/threatdown---nipples a suitcase with John Oliver inside]], a (probably endless) supply of [[TrademarkFavoriteFood Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream,]] a washing machine, and [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/216621/january-26-2009/stephen-s-secret-prison a secret prison for terrorists until it was closed.]] As of April 8, 2009, the desk also yielded three Jewish slaves (whom Stephen promptly freed), and he admitted it also has a few Asians and a pyramid (incomplete.) [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/341502/july-29-2010/apology-box The desk also has the Apology Box.]]\\

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* {{Hammerspace}}: The unseen part of Stephen Colbert's desk contains is like a country unto itself. [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/77580/october-30-2006/stay-the-course cc.com/video-collections/hnv15m/the-colbert-report-best-of-the-colbert-report/9hh69w Comedy Central has kindly compiled the highlights,]] but ThisVeryWiki kept score too, and tallies up: a fax machine, a stay "stay the course notebook]], course" notebook, telephone, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/221836/march-16-2009/stephen-s-angry-mob-will-crush-aig pitchfork]] pitchfork (and presumably other AngryMob accoutrements), the Apology Box, a Big Red Button, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/210507/november-13-2008/rahm-emanuel-s-finger Rahm Emanuel's finger]], finger, Abraham Lincoln's skull, a Starbucks, a ''rival'' Starbucks (now defunct), a Foot Locker, the Atone Phone for apologetic Jews, [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/164878/april-02-2008/threatdown---nipples a suitcase with John Oliver inside]], inside, a (probably endless) supply of [[TrademarkFavoriteFood Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream,]] a washing machine, and [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/216621/january-26-2009/stephen-s-secret-prison a secret prison for terrorists until it was closed.]] terrorists, now closed As of April 8, 2009, the desk also yielded three Jewish slaves (whom Stephen promptly freed), and he admitted it also has a few Asians and a pyramid (incomplete.) [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/341502/july-29-2010/apology-box The desk also has the Apology Box.]]\\)\\



... And last but not least, he keeps a Peabody award under his desk, which he pulls out for his [[EvilGloating Heroic Gloating.]]
** As of August 2011 he has a chicken and bars of gold stored under there, along with other potential forms of currency if the economy collapses. In February 2012 he produced [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/408881/february-21-2012/colbert-super-pac---nancy-pelosi-s-ad---barack-obama-s-super-pac?xrs=share_copy two kittens]], named Whiskers and Other Whiskers.

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... And last but not least, he keeps a his lovingly-polished Emmys and his Peabody award under his desk, which he pulls out for his [[EvilGloating Heroic Gloating.]]
** As of August 2011 he has a chicken and bars of gold stored under there, along with other potential forms of currency if the economy collapses. In February 2012 he produced [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/408881/february-21-2012/colbert-super-pac---nancy-pelosi-s-ad---barack-obama-s-super-pac?xrs=share_copy two kittens]], kittens, named Whiskers and Other Whiskers.
9th Mar '16 7:05:38 PM OpenHordific
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** Stephen turns Rick Santorum's Iraq War ''LordOfTheRings'' analogy into a an analogy backfire. Can be seen [[http://http://www.cc.com/video-clips/pun0an/the-colbert-report-santorum-s-iraqi-lord-of-the-rings here.]] Since Stephen is a big [[http://www.jerriblank.com/colbert_nytimes.html LOTR fan]], he probably couldn't wait to sink his teeth into that one.

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** Stephen turns Rick Santorum's Iraq War ''LordOfTheRings'' analogy into a an analogy backfire. Can be seen [[http://http://www.[[http://www.cc.com/video-clips/pun0an/the-colbert-report-santorum-s-iraqi-lord-of-the-rings here.]] Since Stephen is a big [[http://www.jerriblank.com/colbert_nytimes.html LOTR fan]], he probably couldn't wait to sink his teeth into that one.
29th Jan '16 2:49:14 PM SolipSchism
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* EditWar: Colbert has publicly incited a few of these over at TheOtherWiki.

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* EditWar: Administrivia/EditWar: Colbert has publicly incited a few of these over at TheOtherWiki.
22nd Jan '16 10:31:49 PM nombretomado
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* [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Spell My Name With A PH]]: The segment about "Stephens With A PH". The first subject was Creator/StephenKing; StephenFry will also be featured (eventually).

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* [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Spell My Name With A PH]]: The segment about "Stephens With A PH". The first subject was Creator/StephenKing; StephenFry Creator/StephenFry will also be featured (eventually).
18th Jan '16 6:37:54 PM kinarich
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* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever: A Styrofoam cup which Stephen had irradiated for several days in a microwave (to demonstrate the [[StrawmanPolitical Libertarian]] opposition to [[DontTryThisAtHome safety regulations]]) apparently grew to human-like size, developed limbs, and came back to attack him. On the show's website, the clip is marked ''[[RevengeOfTheSequel Revenge of the Styrofoam Cups]]''.

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* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever: A Styrofoam cup which Stephen had irradiated for several days in a microwave (to demonstrate the [[StrawmanPolitical Libertarian]] opposition to [[DontTryThisAtHome safety regulations]]) apparently grew to human-like size, developed limbs, and and[[http://http://www.cc.com/video-clips/bzvjxb/the-colbert-report-revenge-of-the-styrofoam-cups came back to attack him. him]].On the show's website, the clip is marked ''[[RevengeOfTheSequel Revenge of the Styrofoam Cups]]''.
18th Jan '16 6:24:04 PM kinarich
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** Republican politician Andre Bauer compared poor people to animals which is an analogy backfire on its own, but [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/262595/january-26-2010/andre-bauer-is-not-against-animals Stephen of course made it even more of a backfire by following the analogy to its logical conclusion.]]

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** Republican politician Andre Bauer compared poor people to animals which is an analogy backfire on its own, but [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/262595/january-26-2010/andre-bauer-is-not-against-animals [[http://http://www.cc.com/video-clips/8ukd1u/the-colbert-report-andre-bauer-is-not-against-animals Stephen of course made it even more of a backfire by following the analogy to its logical conclusion.]]
18th Jan '16 6:20:59 PM kinarich
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** Stephen turns Rick Santorum's Iraq War ''LordOfTheRings'' analogy into a an analogy backfire. Can be seen [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/76932/october-18-2006/santorum-s-iraqi-lord-of-the-rings here.]] Since Stephen is a big [[http://www.jerriblank.com/colbert_nytimes.html LOTR fan]], he probably couldn't wait to sink his teeth into that one.

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** Stephen turns Rick Santorum's Iraq War ''LordOfTheRings'' analogy into a an analogy backfire. Can be seen [[http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/76932/october-18-2006/santorum-s-iraqi-lord-of-the-rings [[http://http://www.cc.com/video-clips/pun0an/the-colbert-report-santorum-s-iraqi-lord-of-the-rings here.]] Since Stephen is a big [[http://www.jerriblank.com/colbert_nytimes.html LOTR fan]], he probably couldn't wait to sink his teeth into that one.
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