The Colbert Report
Season 8 • 06/21/2012
Lawrence Krauss talks about quantum mechanics, God and the various types of nothingness.
Daniel KlaidmanThe Colbert ReportS8
Newsweek correspondent Daniel Klaidman discusses his book "Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency."
Joe the Plumber's Controversial Gun Control AdThe Colbert ReportS8
Ohio congressional hopeful Samuel Wurzelbacher, a.k.a. "Joe the Candidate the Plumber," releases a powerful gun control ad.
Unraveling the Operation Fast & Furious ScandalThe Colbert ReportS8
The Fast and Furious gun-tracking program was an unconscionable waste of money to promote senseless acts of violence, just like the movies for which it was named.
Intro - 6/20/12The Colbert ReportS8
Scandal strikes the Department of Justice, Taco Bell launches a fast food novelty, and Daniel Klaidman shares his book "Kill or Capture."
Thought for Food - Doritos Tacos & FlavorlopesThe Colbert ReportS8
Taco Bell creates a miracle product, and Flavorlopes replace bland envelope glue with five fruit flavors.
Sign Off - GoodnightThe Colbert ReportS8
Stephen says goodnight and shoots off a WristStrong bracelet.
ThreatDown - Sicko Penguins, Stoner Babies & Terrorist FurnitureThe Colbert ReportS8
Children look up to erotic flightless freaks, baby soaps contain THC, and America's furnishings partner with fundamentalists.
Sign Off - "A Universe from Nothing"The Colbert ReportS8
Stephen touts Lawrence Krauss' book, "A Universe from Nothing."
Egypt's Presidential Election & Hosni Mubarak's HealthThe Colbert ReportS8
No one knows who's in charge of Egypt, even after checking the Nile for babies in baskets.
Operation Artificial Swedener - C'mon Sweden, Take a Chance on StephenThe Colbert ReportS8
Only one obstacle stands between Stephen and the Swedish tweeting supremacy, so Stephen makes a poetic last appeal.
Lawrence KraussThe Colbert ReportS8
Cosmologist Lawrence Krauss discusses his book "A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather than Nothing."
Intro - 6/25/12The Colbert ReportS8
The Romney campaign hopes for bad news, the latest on education comes out, and Frank Deford details his life in sports journalism.
Sign Off - Five Finger FilletThe Colbert ReportS8
Stephen stabs a dagger back and forth between his fingers.
Colbert News Alert - Obamacare Supreme Court Ruling - Richard Mourdock's ResponsesThe Colbert ReportS8
Indiana GOP Senate candidate Richard Mourdock puts his balls on the felt and enjoys one of the briefest moments of celebration ever seen.
Colbert News Alert - Obamacare Supreme Court RulingThe Colbert ReportS8
Fox Business anchor Stuart Varney reports zero information on the Obamacare legal battle.
Frank DefordThe Colbert ReportS8
Frank Deford talks about his long sports writing career, his face-off with the Harlem Globetrotters, and the establishment of Title IX.
The Word - Silver MaligningThe Colbert ReportS8
Bad economic news is great news for Mitt Romney, so conservatives must drag everyone down in the dumps to get America back on track.
I's on Edjukashun - Study DrugsThe Colbert ReportS8
Everyone is looking for that edge to help them spend a quarter of a million dollars on a worthless philosophy degree.
Richard FordThe Colbert ReportS8
Award-winning American novelist Richard Ford shares his inspiration for "Canada," aversion to criticism, and logic behind storing manuscripts in the freezer.
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