Our Favorite Colbert Moments

Our favorite fake conservative is taking over the Late Show from David Letterman, and here's why we're pretty pleased about it.



Right before the Supreme Court heard arguments about the Defense of Marriage Act, Colbert put the moment in context. "We're living in a golden age of being gay. These days, a gay couple can get married from Seattle to Boston, and one other place in between..."


An excerpt from Colbert from his book I Am America (And So Can You) on the Roman Catholic Church, or "church" for short...


In case you didn't know, Colbert is a big Lord of the Rings/Hobbit fan, so he completely geeked out when Sir Ian McKellen appeared on his show...

Colbert on ex-gay reparative therapy: So much in-character shade is thrown, it's insane...