By the Numbers: The Top 10 Tweets of 2010
People on Twitter love Justin Bieber.
Of the top 10 re-Tweeted messages of the whole year, one was by Justin Bieber, and two others pertained to Justin Bieber. Which makes sense ... it is his world.
Rally To Restore Sanity: Planned by Jon Stewart for October 30
Jon Stewart is set to take down Glenn Beck and his followers. Or at least make us laugh a lot.
On last night's edition of The Daily Show, the Comedy Central host announced his Rally To Restore Sanity, a response to Beck's Restoring Honor Rally on August 28.
Restoring Truthiness Rally Gaining Momentum, Support; Would You Attend?
A couple weeks ago, Glenn Beck held the Restoring Honor Rally in Washington, D.C. It was attended by approximately 100,000 people.
Now, at least that many individuals apparently support the Restoring Truthiness Rally, as a Facebook page with that number of fans has cropped up, along with a website pleading with Stephen Colbert to hold such an event.
Stephen Colbert to Mel Gibson, The View, The-Dream, BP and Others: You're On Notice!
Okay, so Stephen Colbert had nothing to do with this. But this is what the Comedy Central host's trademark On Notice board would look like if THG got hold of it.
While Daniel Tosh may have passed him in the ratings, Colbert remains the man. Surely not a man you want to cross if you're an environmental disaster, anyway.
Conan O'Brien vs. Stephen Colbert vs. Jon Stewart: It's a Dance-Off!
In November, Conan O'Brien will return to late night with a talk show on TBS.
For now, though, he's continuing to go across the country with his Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television Tour.
Stephen Colbert Raps, Is in Empire State of Mind
Move over, Jay-Z.
The hip hop mogul, whose "Empire State of Mind" is one the most popular songs of 2009, might need to find a new line of work.
Stephen Colbert Takes Credit For Kanye Meltdown
A night after ambushing Taylor Swift on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards, somber Kanye West told Jay Leno he is going to try to take some time and figure out his issues, to try to understand what the heck made him react like that.
Well, Stephen Colbert has it all figured out.
Stephen Colbert Invades Iraq, Gets Head Shaved
Last night, Stephen Colbert paid tribute to U.S. troops during a taping of The Colbert Report in Iraq, getting his head shaved in one of Saddam Hussein’s palaces.
As military personnel watched, Gen. Ray Odierno followed videotaped orders from the Commander-in-Chief himself, President Barack Obama, and shaved his head.
Stephen Colbert Talks About Twitter ... in the Past Tense
Does Stephen Colbert use Twitter?
It was an innocent question posed by Meredith Vieira on the Today show this morning. Innocent until Colbert coined a hilarious, past-tense usage of Twitter.
Stephen Colbert Disses Gandhi
Stephen Colbert gave the commencement speech at Princeton University this past weekend. As usual, The Colbert Report host offered everyone pearls of wisdom.
"Gandhi said, ‘you must be the change you want to see in the world,'" Colbert told an audience of thousands. "But may I also point out he drank his own urine, so let's not go overboard on his advice."
Happy Birthday, Stephen Colbert!
Every night on The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert preaches "truthiness." That is, a version of facts that doesn't exactly take evidence, logic or intellectual examination into account.
However, there's nothing illogical about this: the sarcastic talk show host turns 44 today!