The Colbert ReportS9 Detroit's Bankruptcy
Conservatives blame lavish pensions for Detroit's decline, and emergency manager Kevyn Orr wants to auction off treasures from the Detroit Institute of Arts.
The Colbert ReportS9 London's Fake Town Crier
Prince George of Cambridge's umbilical stump dries up, and a royal lover pretends to be London's official town crier.
The Colbert ReportS9 Detroit's Bankruptcy - Stephen Henderson
Stephen Henderson of The Detroit Free Press says Detroit needs consistent policy from Washington and the state to get back on its feet.
The Colbert ReportS9 Steve King's Immigrant Analogy
When Iowa Congressman Steve King compares immigrants to dogs, he's actually celebrating and complimenting them.
The Colbert ReportS9 Olympia Snowe
Former Senator Olympia Snowe talks about her book, "Fighting for Common Ground: How We Can Fix the Stalemate in Congress."
The Colbert ReportS9 Tip/Wag - Steve Stockman, David Cameron & North Carolina Legislature
Texas Congressman Steve Stockman unrolls a 60-foot Benghazi petition, Prime Minister David Cameron filters porn, and North Carolina permits concealed handguns on playgrounds.
The Colbert ReportS9 Obamacare Cards
As Obamacare starts to work in 11 states, Tea Party group FreedomWorks announces a "Burn Your Obamacare Card" campaign.
The Colbert ReportS9 The Lumineers
The Lumineers talk about moving to Denver and screaming "Ho Hey" at loud audience members.
The Colbert ReportS9 Intro - 7/29/13
America finds a way to stop Obamacare, gun rights secure a victory, and the Lumineers re-release their first album.
The Colbert ReportS9 Intro - 7/30/13
Trouble brews in the Arctic, America considers candidate transparency, and Dr. Atul Gawande explains how ideas catch on.
The Colbert ReportS9 Smokin' Pole - The Quest for Arctic Riches: North Pole Lake
The melting Arctic icecap is just an isolated incident that's occurred every summer since 2003, so there's no reason to panic.
The Colbert ReportS9 Ted Cruz's Humble Portrait
Senator Ted Cruz hangs a giant painting of himself in court but doesn't mention what noble cause he championed that day.
The Colbert ReportS9 The Word - Secrets & Laws
Senate Finance Committee leaders ask their colleagues for suggestions on the tax code but promise to keep all suggestions secret for 50 years.
The Colbert ReportS9 Senator Gridlock
Tea Partiers punish the leader of the do-nothing Congress, Mitch McConnell, for the handful of times he done did something.
The Colbert ReportS9 Sign Off - Sleigh Bells
Stephen plays an instrument from the melting North Pole.
The Colbert ReportS9 Atul Gawande
Atul Gawande discusses his New Yorker article, "Slow Ideas: Some ideas spread fast. How do you speed the ones that don't?"
The Colbert ReportS9 Stephen Colbert's Super Coin Toss
Board game makers tailor their products for today's attention-deficient child and Stephen loses at his own game.
The Colbert ReportS9 Emily Matchar
Journalist Emily Matchar explains America's re-embracing of lost domestic arts and practices.