David Tennant, Stephen Colbert, and Shakespeare—Who is Who?

If Shakespeare wasn’t Shakespeare, would it matter?

Jon Stewart Crashes Stephen’s Monologue

In the current media climate, sometimes you’ve got to get Trump-esque in order to get your voice heard.

Jon Stewart, Young Adults, and the Sanitized Classroom

What made Jon Stewart, and moreover The Daily Show, trustworthy and compelling to young adults?

Colbert, Stewart, and Carell Prove that Humor and Brains Are Guys’ Best Features

This silly Throwback Thursday from The Daily Show of three of the funniest men alive had women fanning themselves and swooning… Are brains the biggest ignitor of female gaze?

A Final Farewell to Stephen Colbert and Craig Ferguson

James Halcomb says good-bye to two staples of his television viewing. The Late Late Show has said farewell to Craig Ferguson and Stephen Colbert has left Comedy Central.

Stephen Colbert Breaks Character to Offer Advice to Teen Girls

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

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

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

The Reluctant Intactivist

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

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

I’m Not Racist But …

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

The 12 Best People of 2012

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’

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

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

Legitimate Crepes: On the Use of Irony

Irony doesn’t always have the intended effect.

Humorless Feminist Moment: No Rapey Jokes, Stephen Colbert

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 […]