The Colbert Report
Season 4 • 08/14/2008
Stephen wants everyone to earn at least one gold medal when he's gone next week.
Intro - 8/13/08The Colbert ReportS4
It turns out Ashcroft was lip-syncing "Let the Eagle Soar" while it was sung by a less attractive attorney general.
The Word - Blame Monica GoodlingThe Colbert ReportS4
Whoever hired Monica Goodling had no way of knowing she would interview employees for the Justice Department in a partisan manner.
John McCain Steals From WikipediaThe Colbert ReportS4
Wikipedia gets its facts from the American people, which means John McCain is now using the people's voice -- or at least lip-syncing to it.
Formidable Opponent - Offshore DrillingThe Colbert ReportS4
Stephen and Stephen play three-card Monte to explain offshore drilling.
ThreatDown - Killer iPhonesThe Colbert ReportS4
Your iPhone's kill switch doesn't remove undesirable software -- it kills you.
Bing WestThe Colbert ReportS4
Bing West says the soldiers did such a good job in Iraq that they changed the nature of the war.
The 1952 Helsinki Games - The Reindeer RoarsThe Colbert ReportS4
The 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games aren't really games at all. They're a war.
Intro - 8/14/08The Colbert ReportS4
The Russian invasion of Georgia continues -- turns out nested inside that truce was another war.
Jeopardy Shout-OutThe Colbert ReportS4
Alex Trebek mangles Stephen's show on "Jeopardy."
Gold MedalsThe Colbert ReportS4
Stephen expects everyone to have earned at least one gold medal when he's gone next week.
Burning Man Festival ConfusionThe Colbert ReportS4
Stephen confuses footage of the Burning Man festival with the Democratic National Convention.
Up NextThe Colbert ReportS4
Stephen's never actually thought about what's on the air after his show.
Anniversary PanderingThe Colbert ReportS4
The Democrats exploit the anniversaries of the 19th Amendment and Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speech.
Intro - 8/26/08The Colbert ReportS4
The Democratic National Convention kicks off in Denver -- big news for sister cities Sodom and Gomorrah.
Scott McClellanThe Colbert ReportS4
Scott McClellan and Stephen try to get President Bush on the phone.
Michelle Obama's SpeechThe Colbert ReportS4
Bill Kristol isn't the only commentator who saw through Michelle Obama's facade of warmth, competence and likability.
Bob BarrThe Colbert ReportS4
Libertarian Bob Barr talks about his presidential campaign and sharing a cigar with Al Gore.
Hillary Clinton Supports Barack ObamaThe Colbert ReportS4
Hillary Clinton is clearly behind the candidacy of not John McCain.
Intro - 8/27/08The Colbert ReportS4
Hillary Clinton declares her strong belief in Barack Obama. Stephen hears there's already Oscar buzz.
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