The Colbert Report
Tip/Wag - Coal Industry Crackdown & Box Spring Bunker
Season 8 • 04/10/2012
Carbon emission limits are absurd -- what's next, speed limits?
The Colbert ReportS8 Bob Lutz
Auto executive Bob Lutz discusses the soul of the American car industry, Mitt Romney and the award-winning Chevy Volt.
The Colbert ReportS8 Stephen Colbert's Shame Spiral - Senior Citizen Gymnasts
After a German senior citizen thrives at the 2012 Gymnastics World Cup, Stephen laments the cellulite on his thumb.
The Colbert ReportS8 Sign Off - Remembering Mike Wallace
Stephen remembers the master of nailing an interview subject, Mike Wallace.
The Colbert ReportS8 Easter Under Attack - Bunny vs. Bilby
The Australian conservationists' Easter Bilby threatens the sacred holiday ritual of dying a rabbit pink and gorging on its chocolate offspring.
The Colbert ReportS8 I Got the Tweets Like Grassley
Stephen celebrates Chuck Grassley's minimalist Twitter feed and artistic aversion to typing.
The Colbert ReportS8 Richard Hersh
Higher education consultant Richard Hersh believes in challenging college students to develop their highest intellectual and emotional capabilities.
The Colbert ReportS8 Stephen Colbert's Lady Heroes - Glen Grothman
While a fictitious war drives women from the GOP, Wisconsin repeals their Equal Pay Enforcement Act that allows legal recourse for women who receive less pay for equal work.
The Colbert ReportS8 Rick Santorum Leaves Presidential Race
Republican candidate Rick Santorum suspends his presidential campaign to avoid losing in his home state, according to speculation.
The Colbert ReportS8 Intro - 4/10/12
The Obama administration puts pressure on the coal industry, Stephen gets paid to explore the gender income gap, and Richard Hersh talks higher education.
The Colbert ReportS8 Tip/Wag - Coal Industry Crackdown & Box Spring Bunker
The EPA regulates power plant carbon emissions, and a revolutionary box spring bunker stores up to 105 weapons.
The Colbert ReportS8 Michelle Obama Pt. 2
First Lady Michelle Obama announces her endorsement of Barack Obama in the 2012 election, and pundit Sergeant Bryan Escobedo adds some gravitas.
The Colbert ReportS8 Employing a Veteran - Sergeant Bryan Escobedo
Marine veteran Sergeant Bryan Escobedo learns the ropes of punditry, including silent nods and made-up statistics.
The Colbert ReportS8 Michelle Obama Pt. 1
Michelle Obama discusses her national initiative for helping military families, Joining Forces, and the importance of lowering veterans' unemployment rates.
The Colbert ReportS8 The Word - Whuh-How?
Stephen rarely sees military members and families because they make up only 1% of the U.S. population, and not the 1% that belongs to his tennis club.
The Colbert ReportS8 Amped Up for Michelle Obama
Flooded with Secret Service, Stephen's studio gears up for First Lady Michelle Obama.
The Colbert ReportS8 James Cameron
James Cameron discusses the "Titanic 3D" release and the submarine he helped engineer to dive straight to the bottom of the Marianas Trench.
The Colbert ReportS8 Stephen Colbert's End of the World of the Week - Survivalist Singles & Tsunami Food
An Internet dating service helps survivalists Arma-get-it-on, and a fast food chain reminds evacuees to grab a menu.
The Colbert ReportS8 Cold War Update - Alleged Congressional Communists
The Tea Party's Allen West spills secret hearsay about some Democratic Congress members.