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2008-09-22 21:00:18

By Jeff Simon Let me tell you what was happening when this column began in TV Topics in the fall of 1978. The new fall shows included "Mary,"""W.E.B,""American Girls" and "Sword of Justice.""Saturday Night Live" was already in its third season. The worm was already eating the apple.

2008-09-22 12:00:25

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- COMEDY CENTRAL earned three Emmy Awards in the 2007-2008 Primetime Emmy Awards competition, it was announced last night by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS).

2008-09-18 18:00:34

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has shared the world stage with Britain's queen, the pope and the Dalai Lama. But in London this week , France's first lady appeared on a different kind of stage, this time with rock royalty - the Kings of Leon and Metallica .

2008-09-18 12:00:19

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colbert Nation and Comedycentral.com are the true mavericks. Forget empty promises, these two forces working together have embraced change and delivered the new ColbertNation.com, the ultimate online destination and authority for "The Colbert Report" fans.

2008-09-14 00:00:07

NEW YORK (AP) - Should this world ever cease to exist, Stephen Colbert will live on.The comedian's DNA will be digitized and sent to the International Space Station, Comedy Central was to announce Monday.

2008-08-28 06:00:49

By Gary Levin DENVER -- Forget Rock the Vote. Inside the Pepsi Center this week, the true rock stars are the correspondents of The Daily Show, besieged by politicos and press, posing for pictures and being filmed by fans as they film their fake news reports -- or try to, anyway.

2008-07-24 09:00:47

By Scott D. Pierce Deseret News BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- If I were a betting man, I would have lost money when the folks from CBS News appeared (via satellite) in front of members of the Television Critics Association.

2008-07-23 15:00:45

By Steve Johnson, Chicago Tribune Jul. 23--When last we checked in with Hulu, the online video-serving site from the parent companies of NBC and Fox, it was still in beta but already impressive.

2008-07-22 06:00:32

By Bruce Kluger In discussing the 2008 election last week, Jon Stewart cracked jokes about orphans, Viagra and prehistoric monsters. God, I love politics.

2008-05-09 16:37:54

NASA astronaut Garrett Reisman squeezed in some laughs amid his busy day aboard the International Space Station (ISS) Thursday during an orbital call from comedian Stephen Colbert. Riesman, a flight engineer for the station's Expedition 17 mission, spoke with Colbert about life in space and his three-month mission for tonight's episode of the faux-conservative show "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central. "I can't believe my voice is being broadcast to space right now.

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2014-04-07 14:17:32

Aptostichus stephencolberti is a species of trapdoor spider named after the American satirist Stephen Colbert. The spider was discovered on the coastline of California in 2007. This species can be found on coastal dunes that extend from the Big Sur region to the San Francisco peninsula at Point Lobos and Golden Gate. Compared to the closely related species such as Aptostichus angelinajolieae, Aptostichus stephencolberti is lighter in coloration.  The male holotype and the female paratype...

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