May 2011

The Colbert Report episode guides

 

The complete listing of ‘The Colbert Report’ episodes aired during the month of May, 2011.


 

Episode 7057: Monday, May 2, 2011 – Francis Fukuyama | Richard Haass
Intro – 5/2/11 | Long-Awaited “We Got Bin Laden” Party | Carefree Pre-9/11 World | Relations With Pakistan – Richard Haass (President of the Council on Foreign Relations) | Francis Fukuyama (Professor and Author – “The Origins of Political Order”) | Sign Off – Obama’s Timer Runs Out

Episode 7058: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 – Rex Ryan
Intro – 5/3/11 | Osama bin Laden Is Still Dead | Obama Takes Credit for Bin Laden’s Assassination | Journalistic Grintegrity | Rex Ryan (Football Coach and Author – “Play Like You Mean It”) | Sign Off – Special Kiss

Episode 7059: Wednesday, May 4, 2011 – Amy Farrell
Cameo(s): Katie Couric | David Letterman
Staff Cameo(s): Peter Gwinn (as Jimmy the Director)
Intro – 5/4/11 | Terrorists: They’re Just Like Us! | Stephen Searches for Shared Bathroom Key | Movies That Are Destroying America – Saving America Edition | Amy Farrell (Professor and Author – “Weight Shame”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 7060: Thursday, May 5, 2011 – Bill James
Stephen Confesses to a Distracted Media | ThreatDown – Superman, Madden NFL 12 & “Glee” | Inaugural Republican Presidential Debate & Donald Trump’s Wisdom | Bill James (Author – “Popular Crime”) | Sign Off – Dennis Kucinich Heat Vision

Episode 7061: Monday, May 9, 2011 – Lupe Fiasco
Exclusive: Lupe Fiasco – “I Don’t Wanna Care Right Now”
Intro – 5/9/11 | Hasidic Newspaper Removes Hillary Clinton | Herman Cain Wins the First Republican Presidential Debate | The Word – Autocratic for the People | Lupe Fiasco (Album – Lasers) | Lupe Fiasco – “Words I Never Said” feat. Skylar Grey | Sign Off – Lupe Fiasco’s “Lasers”

Episode 7062: Tuesday, May 10, 2011 – Geoffrey Rush
Newt Gingrich & Donald Trump Announce Future Announcements | Yahweh or No Way – Thor & Apocalypse Billboard | Difference Makers – Donald Trump | Geoffrey Rush (Actor – “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”) | Sign Off – A Rare Correction

Episode 7063: Wednesday, May 11, 2011 – Eric Greitens | Trevor Potter
Intro – 5/11/11 | Herman Cain Claims the Colbert Bump | Corp Constituency | Corp Constituency – Trevor Potter (Lawyer and Former Commissioner of the Federal Election Commission) | Award to the Wise | Eric Greitens (Navy SEAL and Author – “The Heart And The Fist”) | Sign Off – Press Hat

Episode 7064: Thursday, May 12, 2011 – John Bradshaw | Lawrence Wright
Intro – 5/12/11 | Obama’s Latino Panderfest | Terror, a New One | Terror, a New One – Lawrence Wright (Writer for the New Yorker and Author – “The Looming Tower”) | If at First You Don’t Secede | John Bradshaw (Director of the Anthrozoology Institute and Author – “Dog Sense”) | Sign Off – Stephen’s Super PAC Needs Support

Episode 7065: Monday, May 16, 2011 – Alison Klayman
Mike Huckabee & Donald Trump Drop Out | Fig Newton Gingrich 2012 | Stephen Files Super PAC Request | Alison Klayman (Journalist and Documentarian – “Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 7066: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 – Amy Kremer
Intro – 5/17/11 | World’s Oldest Panda Dies | The Word – Enhanced Rejustification | Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Sex Scandal | Amy Kremer (Director of the Tea Party Express PAC) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 7067: Wednesday, May 18, 2011 – Austan Goolsbee
Intro – 5/18/11 | Osama bin Laden’s Replacement | Tip/Wag – Ohio Legislature & Facebook | Breaking Newt | Austan Goolsbee (Chief Economist for President Obama’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board) | Sign Off – Long Austan Goolsbee Interview

Episode 7068: Thursday, May 19, 2011 – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Special Guest(s): John Lithgow
John Lithgow Performs Gingrich Press Release | Better Know a District – Illinois’ 18th – Aaron Schock Update | Clergy-Matic Ecclesi-Action Center 3:16 | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Basketball Player and Writer for “On the Shoulders of Giants”) | Sign Off – History of Life on Earth

Episode 7069: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 – James Stewart | Trevor Potter
Intro – 5/31/11 | Charleston to Bermuda Yacht Race | Sarah Palin’s Bus Tour | FEC Questions – Trevor Potter | Invisible Judgment | James Stewart (Journalist and Author – “Tangled Webs”) | Sign Off – Goodnight