The Colbert Report
Operation Iraqi Stephen - John McCain
Season 5 • 06/08/2009
John McCain gives a special shout out to the troops in Iraq.
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Teens, sex is as natural as the birds and the bees because you will be stung to death and have your eyes violently pecked out.
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Wikipedia bans Scientologists after finding Tom Cruise's entry listing him as 5'10".
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Dag Soderberg takes the Bible out of the bookshop and onto the coffee table with "Bible Illuminated."
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Stephen doesn't get any special treatment when he participates in 10 full hours of basic training.
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Stephen offers thanks to the U.S.O. for helping him get to Iraq and to General Ray Odierno for his new haircut.
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It's not a hoax after all -- Stephen mysteriously makes his way to Baghdad, Iraq.
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You will all want to remember where you were when you heard Stephen declare victory in Iraq.
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Under direct orders from Commander-in-Chief Barack Obama, General Ray Odierno shaves Stephen's head.
Operation Iraqi Stephen - John McCainThe Colbert ReportS5
Stephen is thrilled to bring his show to Iraq, and John McCain has a word of advice for the troops.
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The initials carved into the ceiling and pillars of the Water Palace shouldn't stand for Saddam Hussein anymore.
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Specialist Tareq Salha and Sgt. Robin Balcom don't look anything like the soldiers from WWII movies.
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As much as Stephen doesn't want to admit it, it's time for him to graduate from basic training.
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Bill Clinton works tirelessly to find a cure for Stephen Colbert, and the back of Stephen's head sells ad space for AMP Energy.
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The troops say hello to their special ladies.
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George H.W. Bush remembers the stars of WWII, and Stephen stresses the importance of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy to Stephen.
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Sarah Palin asks the troops to say hi to her son, Track, and Commanding General Charles H. Jacoby Jr. chooses his favorite soldier out of the 130,000.
Operation Iraqi Stephen - Tom Hanks Care PackageThe Colbert ReportS5
Joe Biden requests a favor, and Tom Hanks and Stephen figure out a way to ship puppies and ice cream to the troops.
Sign Off - Head RubThe Colbert ReportS5
Stephen gets a head rub from a soldier in the audience.
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