The Colbert Report
The Colbert Report Election 2012 - Too Close to Call
Season 9 • 11/06/2012
America elects its first black president, Barack Obama, for an historic first second time.
The Colbert ReportS9 Nate Silver
New York Times blogger Nate Silver shares his book, "The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail -- but Some Don't."
The Colbert ReportS9 Colbert Super PAC - Severe Candidate Warning
A vortex of pandering threatens undecided female voters, and Mitt Romney proves how influential Colbert Super PAC has been in the election.
The Colbert ReportS9 Sign Off - Go Vote!
Stephen urges Colbert Nation to go out and vote.
The Colbert ReportS9 Shame-Based Campaigning
President Obama and Mitt Romney remain tied among likely voters, so both camps use data mining to turn out the vote.
The Colbert ReportS9 Shame-Based Campaigning - Sasha Issenberg
Journalist Sasha Issenberg explains how campaigns exploit thousands of data points to guilt-trip people to the polls.
The Colbert ReportS9 "Razor Tight" Presidential Election
Election commentators botch a metaphor, and New York Times analyst Nate Silver says that Barack Obama has an 86.3% chance of winning.
The Colbert ReportS9 Senate Races & State Referenda
Key Senate elections disprove old political adages, and Los Angeles County decides on burdensome regulations for the porn industry.
The Colbert ReportS9 Sign Off - Election Reflections
With the election over, does America lance the boil of hyper-partisanship or let it callus over into a civic abscess lodged in the national soul?
The Colbert ReportS9 Andrew Sullivan
Editor Andrew Sullivan believes that Europe will follow Barack Obama's national employment strategies and hopes for a civil war within the Republican Party.
The Colbert ReportS9 The Colbert Report Election 2012 - Who Will Replace Obama? '012
Stephen celebrates his mom's birthday and can't wait to palp the palpable election night excitement.
The Colbert ReportS9 The Colbert Report Election 2012 - Too Close to Call
The Colbert Report projects that CNN has projected that "Animal Planet" has predicted that the winner of the 2012 presidential election is Barack Obama.
The Colbert ReportS9 Four More Years of Hopey Change
Even though Barack Obama lost in big red states, he is reelected due to a technicality called the Constitution.
The Colbert ReportS9 Doris Kearns Goodwin
Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin tells one of Abraham Lincoln's dirty stories and quotes some of history's presidential losers.
The Colbert ReportS9 Wind Power's Health Hazards
Wind turbine syndrome might just seem like a collection of unrelated health complaints to the untrained eye, but untrained eye is also a symptom of wind turbine syndrome.
The Colbert ReportS9 Nontraditional Non-White America
Papa Bear Bill O'Reilly claims that the presidential election wasn't decided by a "traditional" America, and MSNBC's Donny Deutsch reveals changing Senate demographics.
The Colbert ReportS9 Polling Irregularities & Vote-by-Phone Scam
Liberals across the country pull tricks at polling sites while robo-calls inform seniors that they can vote a day late.
The Colbert ReportS9 Sign Off - Solace in a Bottle
Stephen nurses a Bud Light Lime in silence.
The Colbert ReportS9 Difference Makers - Stephen Dick Jr.
New York State slams an exotic dance club with back taxes, but owner Stephen Dick Jr. petitions for an arts exemption.
The Colbert ReportS9 Nor'easter & Mitt Romney
The nor'easter is so powerful it wiped out the region's supply of t's and h's, and voters continue to stand with Mitt until Florida is counted.
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