Stephen Colbert Wins Peabody Award For SuperPAC Satire

(Reuters) – Comedy show “The Colbert Report” won a prestigious Peabody Award on Wednesday for its segments on SuperPACs, in which host Stephen Colbert launched his own SuperPAC as a satirical protest against political spending. The Peabodys, the oldest in broadcasting, recognize excellence in television and radio broadcasting, as well as by webcasters, producing organizations […]

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Stephen Colbert Campaigns in South Carolina

(Reuters) – Television comedian Stephen Colbert took his political shtick down south on Friday, staging a mock campaign rally in South Carolina, the site of the next Republican presidential primary. Colbert, who grew up in South Carolina, held a bogus rally on the grounds of the College of Charleston, and urged fans to vote for […]

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Steve Colbert Talks About Presidential Ambitions

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Colbert-Report/94816/2186440102/The-Colbert-Report-1-12-2012/embed 580 476] By ANNE FLAHERTY, AP WASHINGTON — Comedian Stephen Colbert says that just because his name won’t appear on Saturday’s ballot in South Carolina’s Republican primary doesn’t mean he couldn’t become president, or even pope, someday. In an oftentimes awkward, meandering interview on Sunday, Colbert told ABC’s “This Week” that he established […]

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