Will the younger members of the audience get all the irreverently skewed historical references? No. Does that matter? Not really.
Chris discusses the ongoing government shutdown and it’s effects on the economy, a gay marriage bill introduced in Pennsylvania, and another shooting in Washington D.C. He talks to Megyn Kelly from Fox News, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and Comedian Sarah Colonna.
Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, engaged Comedy Central’s faux right-wing pundit on Tuesday night’s show.
Chris reviews New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s State of the State Address, Stephen Colbert’s jokes about the proposed trillion dollar coin, and the fallout against Brent Musberger fawning over Alabama Quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend during Monday’s National Championship game. He talks to Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath about the 50 best restaurants in the city and filmmaker Phelim McAleer about his assertions that Matt Damon is lying about fracking.
Many Americans deserve recognition. Here are some of our fellow citizens who keep us entertained and informed.
Political satirist Stephen Colbert returned to TV Monday night following a sudden two-day absence, and a Penn State professor with a new book about him says he brings unique energy to the public square.
There’s really no plot here, just the path of a stage tour as it proceeds. But privileged moments abound as we look in on O’Brien and his staff.
Five bus loads full of people calling themselves “Sanity Supporters” left from 30th Street Station this morning, heading to the rally.