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How Obama Lost the War in Iraq Before Taking Office

June 17, 2014 As militants move throughout Iraq, some blaming the White House for losing the war in Iraq. Only someone as nefarious as President Obama could have lost the war before taking office. Plus: Obama gets his annual physical, but the pain in his foot isn't covered under Obamacare. And private citizen ...

Play of the Day: Stephen Colbert's Solution for Donald Sterling

April 30, 2014 Donald Sterling's racist comments have him in a lot of trouble. The Clippers are losing sponsors. The NBA has banned him permanently. But Stephen Colbert has the perfect solution for the man who doesn't want black people at his basketball games: an all-white league. Plus: President Obama gets mistaken for ...

Play of the Day: Another Page in America's Book of Racism

April 29, 2014 The Supreme Court's ruling against affirmative action carried with it the hope of a post-racial America. Then came Cliven Bundy. And Donald Sterling. And, (oh yeah) America's deep history of racial oppression, Jon Stewart reports. Plus: Barack Obama is bowing to the Japanese again, the Pope condemns inequality as the ...

Play of the Day: Is Clinton Coverage Sexist?

April 23, 2014 Is it sexist to ask whether Chelsea Clinton's baby will affect the 2016 election? Jon Stewart says no, especially since it is a question that has never been asked about any male presidential candidate ever — including Mitt Romney, who has a "grandchildren petting zoo." Plus: The Colbert Report hopes ...

Play of the Day: Tank Donuts, Russia's 'Subtle' Invasion Tactic

April 22, 2014 Russia thought it was pretty sneaky when it sent unmarked troops into Crimea, eventually leading to the annexation of that region of Ukraine. Now, it seems as though Russian troops are at it again, this time in parts of Eastern Ukraine. But at least they've learned to be more subtle ...

Play of the Day: Will Chelsea Clinton's Baby Run For President in 2016?

April 18, 2014 Chelsea Clinton is pregnant, and everyone is talking about it. Craig Ferguson wants to know, "Is it a boy? Is it a girl? Is it going to run for president in 2016?" Plus: Conan O'Brien reveals the missing detail of Jeb Bush's thoughts on immigration: his wife, who immigrated from ...

Play of the Day: The Five Worst Jobs in America Surprisingly Don't Include Politician

April 17, 2014 A study ranking the worst jobs in America has put lumberjack in the No. 1 spot, just ahead of newspaper reporters. No mention of politicians on the list, surprisingly. But the fifth worst job might have Stephen Colbert considering a new line of work — maybe, say, mathematician? Plus: A ...

Play of the Day: Putin Is Making New Friends Since Leaving the G8

April 15, 2014 Vladimir Putin is going to have to get used to some new friends since he's been kicked out of the G8. But David Letterman doesn't think the Russian president will be missing too much action. Plus: The 'blood moon' lunar eclipse might be pleasing to Colorado onlookers, especially if they've ...

Play of the Day: GOP Candidates Promise to 'Kill' Obamacare

April 11, 2014 Many Republican candidates have very strong opinions on guns — and a few have a very unique way of using them in attack ads. As kill-the-bill ads get more and more intense, Jon Stewart isn't sure that these representatives really understand the concept of bills and how they differ from, ...

Play of the Day: Obama's Equal Pay Hypocrisy

April 10, 2014 The White House celebrated Equal Pay Day yesterday, with President Obamasigning an executive order to extend workplace protections for women. However, Stephen Colbert thinks Obama might be giving women in his own workplace the short end of the pay stub. Plus: Ukraine is having more problems (beyond being unidentifiable on ...