The Colbert Report Honors Sally Ride, America's First Woman In Space

Sally Ride, America's first female astronaut, passed away a little over two years ago. This past Thursday, Lynn Sherr – Ride's friend, and author of the recently published biography on the late astronaut – stopped by the Colbert Report to talk about Ride's role as a feminist, scientist, and role model. » 10/05/14 1:40pm 10/05/14 1:40pm

Next week is Hobbit Week on The Colbert Report

There's no way hardcore Tolkien fanboy Stephen Colbert was going to let the upcoming premiere of The Hobbit go without notice, but I think this goes a touch beyond just "noticing" it. All four episodes of next week's Colbert Report will be Hobbit-themed, including guests Ian McKellan, Martin Freeman, director Peter… » 11/30/12 6:40am 11/30/12 6:40am