Stephen Colbert Breaks Character to Offer Advice to Teen Girls

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If this is a small preview of what’s to come on The Late Show, then sign me up.

Will Late Night Ever Reflect Our Nation? On Colbert, Letterman and Diversity

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Does Stephen Colbert replacing David Letterman mean that the networks are still afraid to diversify late night?

This Is Who Native American Mascots Are Mocking

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Reynard Faber, chief of the Jicarilla Apache Nation, speaks for himself.

The Reluctant Intactivist

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Kenny Neal Shults wants to take “An un-serious look at a the serious subject of why we circumcise our kids with two short comic films that poke fun at American secular circumcision.”

Bush in Rehab

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Can George W. Bush’s presidency be redeemed? Greg Olear takes a closer look.

I’m Not Racist But …

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“Dr. Bill” Johnson II on institutionalized racism, and what it is—and isn’t—to be racist.

The 12 Best People of 2012

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Sean Beaudoin compiles the dozen best people of the year—drawn from the avalanche of overall excellence we experienced as a culture. Also, their less impressive counterparts.

The End of Super PAC ‘Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow’

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Talk show host Stephen Colbert donates almost $800,000 to Sandy relief, and others.

It’s a MAD Era of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity

60 Years of MAD Magazine

Iconic magazine still relevant as it makes fun of itself and sixty years of pop culture

Legitimate Crepes: On the Use of Irony

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Irony doesn’t always have the intended effect.

Humorless Feminist Moment: No Rapey Jokes, Stephen Colbert

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Nothing makes me sadder than to have to defend Donald Trump. Nevertheless, a blogger’s work is never done, particularly when Stephen Colbert keeps making jokes that upset me. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,Video Archive  [Transcript of relevant bits: “Mr. Trump, I will write you a check for […]

Fashion Foul: The Sports Guy Goes Tieless to Meet President Obama

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Jamie Reidy pens an open letter to America’s most influential sports columnist, Bill Simmons, in the wake of his recent interview with President Obama.

Oscars = Tuxedos

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Jamie Reidy smacks down the Good Men Project founder’s argument that men should be allowed to wear dresses to the Academy Awards.

Stephen Colbert Suspends Production For Presidential Run Based on GMP Endorsement

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Okay, not really. But here’s hoping. The show is strangely off the air.

GMP Endorses Stephen Colbert for President

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He’s just the right man for the job.

Does Humor Have a Liberal Bias?

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Lori Day meditates on the exclusivity of the left in mainstream political comedy.