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For our special pre-Mother's Day Throwback Thursday, we honor John Waters's many irreverent movies about all-American matriarchs.

May 08 2014 8:00 AM

Joel McHale bombed with a routine that featured some LGBT-related material, President Obama showed restraint, and Joe Biden and Julia Louis-Dreyfus stole the show.

May 04 2014 5:24 AM

A terrible dating column from a terrible person. This week, Zack gives advice on texting etiquette and becoming a good trophy husband.

May 02 2014 2:09 PM

Colbert attacks first lesbian 'throuple' saying it's an affront to traditional marriage, and traditional threesomes.

May 01 2014 1:24 PM

Sorry Sarah McLachlan and the animals but there's a bigger problem to solve in this world. Support the GAYSPCA and help an insecure gay man put down his phone.

May 01 2014 12:24 PM

Today's Throwback Thursday surveys books (and a couple of magazines) with covers that send many messages.

May 01 2014 7:00 AM

The actors got choked up while filming the wedding episode of Modern Family and discuss the significance of a gay wedding on network television.

April 30 2014 12:46 PM

Fashion stylist, Brad Goreski, joins Jonathan this week for what is the gayest recap of Game of Thrones yet.

April 30 2014 10:16 AM

The actor tells the Tonight Show audience how an awkward hug with Woody Allen lost him a role

April 28 2014 1:26 PM

The Colbert Report host bit off more than he could chew in a recent interview with Rep. Tony Cárdenas of California's 29th Congressional District, which is known for porn and tortilla production.

April 25 2014 4:00 PM