Stephen Colbert

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    November 10, 2014

    Anonymous, Others, Threaten to Boycott Fort Lauderdale Because of Homeless Laws

    Underneath a beautiful photo of seashells on the beach with a sunrise-splattered ocean in the background, angry comments are spewed all over the "Visit Fort Lauderdale" Facebook page. "Feel free to add my name to the rapidly growing list of those who will not visit due to your Mayor arresting the g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2014

    Stephen Colbert Blasts Fort Lauderdale's Homeless Laws, Mayor Jack Seiler

    Stephen Colbert kicked off Thursday night's episode of the Colbert Report by diving headlong into the recent reports of 90-year-old homeless advocate Arnold Abbott being cited twice by Fort Lauderdale Police for feeding the homeless in violation of the city's new restrictions on the practice. The s ... More >>

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    August 7, 2014
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    July 3, 2014

    Watch Redacted Tonight Show's "What a McDonald's Commercial Should Look Like" (Video)

    If you want to know what's in your Chicken McNuggets, you can find the ingredients online...though McDonald's doesn't make it easy for you. The ingredients are listed on page eight of a 20 page PDF document on the company's website, making it difficult to just search for without having to hunt for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    Charlie Crist Says Race Was Big Reason He Left GOP

    Echoing sentiments he made a couple of months ago, Florida gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Crist says race was a big reason he chose to bolt the Republican Party. Crist sat down with Fusion TV on Tuesday and said the GOP's hostile treatment of President Obama was a big reason he decided to switch pa ... More >>

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    April 10, 2014
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    January 9, 2014

    War on Christmas Continues as Knights of Columbus Set Up Religious Display in Florida Capitol

    This holiday season, the Florida State Capitol Rotunda has served as a coliseum for the First Amendment. Atheists, Christians, and Satanists all did battle, using Festivus Poles as swords and tiny inanimate Baby Jesus figurines as shields. Each group set up displays in the capitol to make various p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2014

    Famous Festivus Pole Is For Sale on eBay

    Everyone knows that early January is the time to get the best prices on holiday decorations for the coming year. The economic principles that apply to fake Christmas trees also apply to Festivus poles. So you may want to check eBay, where the Festivus pole made by activist Chaz Stevens -- the p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    Stephen Colbert Takes on Festivus Pole Erected in Florida Capitol

    Last week, we broke the big holiday news about Chaz Stevens putting up a Festivus pole next to a Nativity scene in the Florida Capitol. The event has swept the Internet and gotten ahold of the 24-hour news cycle. But something isn't really a big deal until Stephen Colbert gives his take on it. And ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2013

    Stephen Colbert Loves GMOs, Introduces "Just Eat It" Food Line

    Yesterday, Washington State voters struck down initiative 522 that would have mandated adding warning labels to genetically modified foods. While there might be a few people who think GMO's are bad and consumers have a right to know exactly what's inside the foods they eat -- Stephen Colbert is not ... More >>

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    October 24, 2013
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    March 8, 2013

    Bartender Q&A: Ian Carrey of Salt Life Food Shack on Underwater Basket Weaving and Free Stuff

    When it comes to finding amazing cocktails, you're probably not thinking Coral Springs. Not that we have anything against the city, but when it comes to culinary creations the suburbs are mostly like not the first image that comes to mind. And then there's Ian Carrey, General Manager and Partner of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Inside the FAU Protest: Students Occupy President's Office, Win Town Hall Meeting Over GEO Group Stadium Naming Deal

    It was hard not to feel sorry for FAU President Mary Jane Saunders on Monday afternoon, confronted in her office with an impromptu occupation by some 40 students protesting the school's decision to grant naming rights for the FAU football stadium to the notorious private prison operator GEO Group.Se ... More >>

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    December 27, 2012
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    June 15, 2012

    Allen West Forms Yet Another Fundraising Committee With Far-Right Georgian

    The Allen West fundraising machine lumbers on.Last month, he formed a joint fundraising committee with Georgia Rep. Paul Broun, who likes using phrases like "walk up the hill of liberty" and is a fellow fan of calling Barack Obama a Marxist. This month, it's a different Georgia congressman -- Lynn W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Free Americone Dream At Ben & Jerry's Today

    ​Ben & Jerry's is getting all indignant about campaign contributions by big businesses.  The Vermont-based ice cream maker, known for their pop-culture-referenced products (anyone for a Late Night Snack or some delicious Schweddy Balls?), is asking fans of their treats to sign a petition ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    Here Are Stephen Colbert's Super PAC Campaign Finance Documents

    ​I admit there's almost no Broward/Palm Beach connection to the super PAC run by Comedy Central satirist Stephen Colbert, but I'm going to be waist-deep in South Florida's disclosure forms for a while, so hopefully this will tide you over.Though the forms cover July through December 2011 only, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2012

    Mario Batali Feeds Jon Stewart With His Mouth (video)

    ​As you may know, Stephen Colbert has put Jon Stewart in charge of his Super PAC during Colbert's current run for president of... something or other. Stewart, obviously taking the responsibility to heart, started his Daily Show monologue wearing a lovely crown from the Elizabeth Taylor estate (bou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Hates Cinnabon, Olive Garden on Colbert Report

    Anthony Bourdain boils with rage at the sight of an Olive Garden.​Anthony Bourdain, snarky eater and demi-god, visited Stephen Colbert to talk about his Travel Channel Show No Reservations, eating in America and the experience of chomping down on tiny endangered birds whole. Colbert actually had ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Allen West Wins Washington Post Award: "Worst Week in Washington"

    Award recipient Rep. Allen West​It looks like Rep. Allen West came away with two great accolades this week for his email tirade to Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz: The love of Stephen Colbert and the "Worst Week in Washington" award from the Washington Post.The award from the Post comes courtesy of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Stephen Colbert: Allen West Took Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Task (Video)​Thank goodness there's a big name in politics standing up for Rep. Allen West in his battle against Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz -- even though he's a comedian/newsman."We know the tone of our political discourse in Washington hits a new low every day," Stephen Colbert said on h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2011

    Stephen Colbert: Republican Presidential Hopefuls Are Like a Buffet

    Stephen Colbert is really excited about the current crop of ten Republican presidential hopefuls. On yesterday's Colbert Report, he likened the field (which includes Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, Newt Gingrich, Herman Cain, and Tim Pawlenty) to a delicious buffet filled with white bread, white ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Stephen Colbert: "I Want to Praise Rick Scott's Praise of Rick Scott" (Video)​Stephen Colbert of the Colbert Report says he's got a new favorite governor -- Rick Scott."Folks, I keep a close eye on America's Republican governors. They're like my children -- I always have a favorite," he said on yesterday's show. "But right now, my current favorite governor ... More >>

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    June 22, 2011

    Stephen Colbert Sounds Off on Genetically Modified Dairy Cows

    ​Stephen Colbert made a disturbing discovery on the Colbert Report. Turns out that some wacky Chinese scientists, in another effort to feed the world, are genetically modifying dairy cows by implanting human genes into cow embryos. The result being these poor cows will produce human breast mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2011

    Free Ice Cream Cones Today at Ben & Jerry's

    Free ice cream cones today at Ben & Jerry's​Ben & Jerry's is giving away free ice cream cones today from noon - 8:00 p.m.  No printout or coupon is required, you don't have to sign up for anything and you don't have to say a magic password - just walk in to any of their sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert Have Ice Cream Showdown

    ​On The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert showed his jealous side by making fun of Jimmy Fallon's new Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream "Late Night Snack". Colbert said that the ice cream, which has salted caramel popcorn and chocolate covered potato chips sounded like "the Pringles Man took a dump i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Stephen Colbert Tips His Hat to Walgreen's Big Flats Beer

    Comedy Central Colbert drinks cheap beer and loves it​In a hilarious segment on his show, Stephen Colbert tips his hat to Big Flats beer, Walgreens' private label beer selling for $2.99 a six pack.  Colbert said that this beer is a great idea because since people can't afford prescrip ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Michael Moore Invades South Florida, Answers Questions at Film Fest

    ​Acclaimed scruffy documentarian Michael Moore showed up, clean shaven, to Cinema Paradiso on Saturday night for a sold-out appearance at the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival. Beforehand, he answered questions from reporters (and a smattering of film-dazed Florida socialites) about his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    [UPDATED] To Lift Anti-Gay Activist's Baggage, Send More Rentboys

    The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cAlpha Dog of the Week - George Rekerswww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox NewsOur New Times sister paper in Miami is enjoying a blizzard of national publicity at the moment, thanks to this story by two frequent contributors ... More >>

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    January 7, 2010

    Stephen Colbert Topples Domino's New Ad Campaign

    The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cAlpha Dog of the Week - Domino's Pizzawww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorEconomyIn case you missed it: Last night on the Colbert Report, host Stephen Colbert performed an on-air vivisection of Domino's Pizza's horrid document ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    Wait, Is it Cash4Gold? Or Gold4Cash?

    According to such sober-minded media types as Glenn Beck, Bill O'Reilly and Stephen Colbert, the best investment you can make in this slumping economy is in gold. This week on The Colbert Report:The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cPrescott Financial Sells Gold, Women & Sheepwww.colber ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    What Does Glenn Beck Eat? Nuts.

    ​Conservatives eat PB&J, pizza, and mac 'n' cheese for lunch. Liberals eat Thai and Indian cuisines. For dinner, conservatives chow down on fried chicken, meat loaf and steak; liberals go for green curries, Ethiopian food, and veggie burgers.  Conservatives like McDonald's fries. Liberals ... More >>

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    May 21, 2009
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    March 30, 2009

    In Hallandale, National Review Writer Finds Liberals to Lampoon

    Doesn't really look like Obama, but he smiles. And he's black(ish).After eight years of watching Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert and Michael Moore crack wise over the dunderheadedness of a Republican president, the arrival of a Democrat in the Oval Office means the Republican humorists get their turn.B ... More >>

  • Film

    March 26, 2009

    DreamWorks, in Your Face

    In this latest round of effects versus storytelling, effects win. Big.

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    February 12, 2009
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    May 29, 2008

    Finally... Florida

    A rogue state meets presidential candidates who pine for its fickle heart

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    November 16, 2006

    When the Stars Came Out

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    October 26, 2006
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    July 27, 2006

    Boca Pol 'Fesses Up to Colbert

    When you're running upopposed, even hos 'n' blow can't beat you

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2006

    Miami Herald Rights Sentinel's Wrong

    -- I know this story from the Palm Beach Post's Brian E. Crowley is old, but Robert Wexler is such a boob. Stephen Colbert's interviews with congressional members are consistently the best part of the show and the Boca Democrat didn't disappoint him. Hey, he's a veteran politician. He knows how to p ... More >>

  • Film

    July 13, 2006

    All-Day Suckers

    Sedaris and Colbert peddle Candy not everybody wants.

  • Film

    September 16, 2004

    Vote No

    Silver City plants a shrub where it wants to dig up a Bush

  • Culture

    January 3, 2002

    Rescue 9/11

    This year, a handful of shows provided the healing power of laughter