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TV Full List of The Colbert Report Episodes

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Below is a complete The Colbert Report episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual The Colbert Report episodes are listed along with the The Colbert Report episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. The Colbert Report episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. This list features “Jann Wenner,” “William Langewiesche” and more. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the The Colbert Report episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

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A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! Nov 23 2008 - Stephen Colbert must alter his Christmas plans when he's trapped in his upstate New York cabin by a bear, but he manages to get by with a little help.

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White House Correspondents Dinner Apr 29 2006 - On April 29, 2006, American comedian Stephen Colbert appeared as the featured entertainer at the 2006 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, which was held in Washington, D.C., at the ...more

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Tek Jansen DVD On August 8, 2006, the Report debuted a series of three to four minute-long animated shorts entitled Stephen Colbert Presents: Stephen Colbert's Alpha Squad 7: The New Tek Jansen Adventures, ...more

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Special Edition - A Look Back at News Media Dec 07 2012 - Cable news networks report on Obamacare, Fox News covers the Iowa caucus and Arianna Huffington proves her Pulitzer is worth more than Stephen's Peabody in this Colbert Report Special Edition.

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Special Edition - A Look Back at Super PACs Nov 30 2012 - Stephen starts his own Super PAC with permission from the FEC, he hands over the reigns of his PAC to Jon Stewart, and Nancy Pelosi believes that Super PACs threaten American democracy in this ...more

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Special Edition - A Look Back at Education Nov 23 2012 - Stephen thinks the protesting Wisconsin custodians and elementary school teachers are authoritarian thugs, North Carolina diversifies its student body with tragically great results, and study ...more

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Brian Greene Nov 28 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality, Brian Greene!

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Catherine Crier / T.O. Nov 08 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes CourtTV anchor, Catherine Crier!

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Bruce Feiler Nov 02 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author of "Where God Was Born: A Journey by Land to the Roots of Religion", Bruce Feiler!

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Tim Robbins / McConaughey Nov 17 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes star of Zathura, Tim Robbins!

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Mark Cuban Dec 15 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the owner of the Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban!

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Fareed Zakaria / Disappointed Oct 19 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes journalist, Fareed Zakaria!

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Cokie Roberts / Armistice Nov 10 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes anchor and newswoman, Cokie Roberts!

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Bob Costas / Lombardi Dec 13 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of Costas Now and sports commentator, Bob Costas!

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Craig Crawford Dec 07 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Attack the Messenger: How Politicians Turn You Against the Media, Craig Crawford!

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Lesley Stahl / Bacchanalia Oct 18 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes 60 Minutes correspondent, Lesley Stahl!

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Dermot Mulroney / Travolta Dec 14 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes actor and star of The Family Stone, Dermot Mulroney!

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Katrina vanden Heuvel / Gay Gay Gay Gay Gay Nov 30 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author of The Dictionary of Republicanisms, Katrina vanden Heuvel!

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Mary Roach / Willy Loman Nov 09 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author of "Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife", Mary Roach!

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Stone Phillips / Truthiness Oct 17 2005 - In the premiere episode of The Colbert Report, Stephen starts off the show with a segment called The Word coining the term "Truthiness". Other segments include: The Threat Down rating ...more

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Matt Taibbi / Information Nov 16 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author of "Spanking the Donkey", Matt Taibbi!

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Maureen Dowd / Xmas Dec 05 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Are Men Necessary?, Maureen Dowd!

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Greg Behrendt Oct 25 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author of "It's Called a Breakup Because It's Broken: The Smart Girl's Break-Up Buddy", Greg Behrendt!

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Rev. Al Sharpton Nov 15 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes Reverend Al Sharpton!

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Peggy Noonan / Satisfied? Dec 08 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of John Paul the Great: Remembering a Spiritual Father, Peggy Noonan!

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Jeff Daniels / Quitter Oct 27 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes actor, Jeff Daniels!

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Bradley Whitford / Shhhh!... Nov 03 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes star of The West Wing, Bradley Whitford!

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Bob Kerrey / Testosterone Nov 14 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes former Senator Bob Kerrey!

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Monica Crowley Oct 31 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes co-host of Connected: Coast to Coast, Monica Crowley!

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Anderson Cooper Dec 06 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the Host of Anderson Cooper 360, Anderson Cooper!

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Harry Smith / Belly Achin' Dec 12 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes co-host of The Early Show, Harry Smith!

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Richard Preston Nov 29 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of several science books, Richard Preston!

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Lou Dobbs / Pussy Oct 24 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes host of Lou Dobbs Tonight, Lou Dobbs!

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Neil deGrasse Tyson / Perspective Oct 26 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes astrophysicist and author of "Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution", Neil DeGrasse Tyson!

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Ken Burns Nov 01 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes filmmaker author, Ken Burns!

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Richard Clarke / Spectacle Dec 01 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Scorpion's Gate, Richard Clarke!

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Eliot Spitzer Nov 07 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the New York State Attorney General, Eliot Spitzer!

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Jim Cramer / Love Handles Oct 20 2005 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes host of Mad Money, Jim Cramer!

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Howell Raines Jul 24 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcomes union leader and author of A Country That Works: Getting America Back on Track, Andy Stern.

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Madeleine Albright May 11 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcomes Joe Quesada, editor in chief for Marvel Comics.

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Geoffrey Nunberg Aug 21 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcomes Geoffrey Nunberg, professor of linguistics and columnist for the New York Times and author of Talking Right: How Conservatives Turned Liberalsim into a Tax Raising, ...more

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Brett O'Donnell Feb 28 2006 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the director of debate at King's College, Brett O'Donnell!

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Will Power Sep 18 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcomes actor, performer, rapper, playwright and educator Will Power.

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Linda Hirshman Aug 02 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcomes Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer

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William Donohue Jul 25 2006 - Tonight Stephen Welcomes the president of the Catholic League, William Donohue.

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Paul Begala Jan 26 2006 - TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes CNN commentator and the co-author of "Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future", Paul Begala!

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Toby Keith Sep 12 2006 - Tonight Stephen welcome country music star Toby Keith.