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2009-04-01 12:17:00

NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Purcell has been promoted to co-executive producer of "The Colbert Report," it was announced today by Stephen Colbert, executive producer, writer and host of the program. Purcell had previously served as supervising producer and head writer.

2009-03-30 15:15:00

NASA's attempt to drum up interest in the International Space Station started innocently with an online contest to name the station's new living quarters.

2009-03-24 18:09:28


2009-03-24 14:26:00

Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA) says 'democracy in orbit' should govern NASA's new space nodule WASHINGTON, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- (Planet Earth) - Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA) says every vote counts, even if it's for an election that is out of this world.

2009-03-24 11:33:14

Stephen Colbert, a comedian featured on Comedy Central, has embarrassed NASA by winning a competition to have part of the International Space Station named after him.

2009-03-19 08:46:48

Stephen Colbert has announced plans to tape The Colbert Report talk show in front of the U.S. troops in the Persian Gulf as part of a USO entertainment tour. The Colbert Report will be the first TV show in USO history to produce more than one episode in a combat zone, Comedy Central said.

2009-03-18 14:52:00

View Stephen Colbert's Announcement On www.ColbertNation.com NEW YORK, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- On last night's historic show, Stephen Colbert announced to The Nation that "The Colbert Report" will head soon to the Persian Gulf on a USO entertainment tour to tape and perform shows in front of troops.

2009-03-11 10:40:00

US talk show host Stephen Colbert is campaigning to have the International Space Station's new room named after him, Variety.com reported.

2009-01-27 10:45:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Music legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame musician Paul McCartney will appear as a guest on COMEDY CENTRAL's Emmy(R) and Peabody(R) Award-winning "The Colbert Report" on Wednesday, January 28 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT.

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Aptostichus stephencolberti
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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