The Colbert Report
The Benefits of Pessimism - Hans Beinholtz
Season 11 • 09/30/2014
A report contains bad news for happy people, and Hans Beinholtz shares his bleak worldview.
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Stephen complements his dessert with a giant wedge of cheese.
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Chef Jamie Oliver chats about his book "Jamie Oliver's Comfort Food: The Ultimate Weekend Cookbook" and trades favorite childhood dishes with Stephen.
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Following President Obama's statements about ISIS, pundits suggest that he's parroting George W. Bush.
The Colbert ReportS11 Kim Jong-un's Massive Cheese Consumption
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un disappears from the public eye, which may be because of problems related to his dangerous obsession with cheese.
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GOP presidential hopefuls gather at the Values Voter Summit, and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal's background in science becomes a political liability.
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The NFL penalizes the Kansas City Chiefs' Husain Abdullah for saying a Muslim prayer in the end zone.
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A study finds that pessimism could lead to a long life, and Hans Beinholtz maintains a healthy focus on the negative.
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The Colbert ReportS11 Protests in Hong Kong
Thousands of demonstrators take to the streets in Hong Kong to protest China's ban on free elections.
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"The People's Republic of Amnesia" author Louisa Lim talks about the growing civil unrest in Hong Kong and China's efforts to contain it.
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Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mike Mullen discusses the challenges posed by ISIS and the disconnect between the U.S. military and the rest of American society.
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Ebola officially arrives in the U.S., sparking frantic coverage of the virus on cable news.
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