January 2012

The Colbert Report episode guides

 

The complete listing of ‘The Colbert Report’ episodes aired during the month of January, 2012.


 

Episode 8037: Tuesday, January 3, 2012 — Senator Bernie Sanders
Staff Cameo(s): Peter Gwinn
Iowa Caucus 2012 | Iowa Caucus – Caucus-Goer’s Choice | Iowa Caucas – Megyn Shelly’s Prediction | Kim Jong Il in Memoriam | Bernie Sanders (Junior Senator, Vermont) | Sign Off: Megyn Shelly

Episode 8038: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 — John Heilemann
Iowa Caucus – Mitt Romney’s Victory Speech & Rick Santorum’s Coup | Iowa Caucus – Not Mitt Romney’s Super PAC | Iowa Caucus – Cable News Coverage |Iowa Caucus – WOI in Des Moines Reports | John Heilemann (National Affairs Editor for “New York” Magazine and Political Analyst for MSNPC) | Sign Off – Erin Burnett Pong

Episode 8039: Thursday, January 5, 2012 — Steve Case
Intro – 1/5/12 | Fun Rick Santorum | The Word – Catch 2012 | God’s Message to Pat Robertson | Steve Case (Founder and Former CEO of AOL) | Sign Off – Mayan Headwear & Sacrificial Chicken

Episode 8040: Monday, January 9, 2012 — Melissa Harris-Perry
Intro – 1/9/12 | New Hampshire GOP Debates | New Hampshire GOP Debates – Moderate Extremes | Rick Santorum on Gays & Bla People | Melissa Harris-Perry (Author – “Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America”) | Sign Off – Jack Daniels

Episode 8041: Tuesday, January 10 — Bill Moyers
New Hampshire Primary & Mitt Romney’s Gaffe | Tip/Wag – Irresponsible Dead People & Insensitive Papa John’s | Malice in Blunderland | Bill Moyers (Host – “Moyers and Company”) | Sign Off – Turntable

Episode 8042: Wednesday, January 11, 2012 — George Stephanopoulos | Andy Cohen
Intro – 1/11/12 | Commitment to Mitt Romney | South Carolina’s Fresh Face | Stephen Colbert’s End of the World of the Week – Photos-Grunt | George Stephanopoulous (Anchor – “This Week with George Stephanopoulous”) | Sign Off – Decision of a Lifetime

Episode 8043: Thursday, January 12, 2012 — Mike Allen | Mike D | Jon Stewart | Trevor Potter
Colbert Super PAC – Coordination Problem | Colbert Super PAC – Coordination Resolution with Jon Stewart | Mike D’s Hip Hop Semantics | Mike Allen (Chief Political Reporter for “Politico”) | Sign Off – iPad eBook

Episode 8044: Monday, January 16, 2012 — Reverend Scott Douglas
Staff Cameo(s): Jay Katsir
Intro – 1/16/12 | Jon Huntsman Out, Rick Santorum In| Colbert SuperPAC – Mitt Romney Attack Ad | The Word – Raise Cain | Scott Douglas (Community Organiser) | Sign Off – “This is Herman Cain!”

Episode 8045: Tuesday, January 17, 2012 — Jennifer Granholm
Intro – 1/17/12 | Colbert Super PAC – GOP Attack Ads & Herman Cain Ad | Yahweh or No Way – Online Christian Dating & Seven Days of Sex | Jennifer Granholm (Former Governor of Michigan and Host – “The War Room”) | Sign Off – Vote for Herman Cain

Episode 8046: Wednesday January 18, 2012 — David Frum
Intro – 1/18/12 | Newt Gingrich’s Performance & Mitt Romney’s Tax Returns | Stephen’s Approval Rating | Colbert Super PAC’s Civility Ad & Stephen’s South Carolina Rally | SOPA & PIPA | David Frum (Political Commentator) | Sign Off – South Carolina Rally with Herman Cain

Episode 8047: Thursday, January 19, 2012 — Carrie Rebora Barratt | John Paul Stevens
Special Guest(s): James Taylor
Troubled GOP Waters & Stephen Under Attack | Colbert Super PAC – John Paul Stevens (Supreme Court Justice) | Carrie Robora Barratt (Associate Director of Collections at the Metropolitan Museum of Art) | James Taylor & Stephen Colbert – “Carolina in My Mind” | Sign Off – Flight to Charleston, SC

Episode 8048: Monday, January 23, 2012 — Bruce Bueno De Mesquita
Special Guest(s): Jon Stewart
Intro – 1/23/12 | Newt Gingrich’s South Carolina Kill | Herman Cain’s Bitter-Sweet South Carolina Victory | Rock Me Like a Herman Cain South Cain-olina Primary Rally – Cain-elot Revisited | Bruce Bueno de Mesquita (Author – “The Dictator’s Handbook: Why Bad Behavior is Almost Always Good Politics”) | Sign Off – Sniffing a Marker

Episode 8049: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 — Andrew Sullivan | Maurice Sendak
Intro – 1/24/12 | Colbert Super PAC – Hostage Crisis – Day 2 | 18th GOP Debate | Grim Colberty Tales with Maurice Sendak Pt. 1 (Author and Illustrator – “BUMBLE-ARDY”) | Rick Santorum’s Senior Pandering | Andrew Sullivan (Political Columnist – “The Daily Show”) | Sign Off – Reading “Bumble-ardy”

Episode 8050: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 — Terry Gross | Maurice Sendak
2012 State of the Union Address & GOP Rebuttals | Grim Colberty Tales with Maurice Sendak Pt. 2 (Author and Illustrator – “BUMBLE-ARDY”) | Un-American News – China Edition | Terry Gross (Host – “Fresh Air”) | Sign Off – Colonel Tuxedo’s Cat Food

Episode 8051: Thursday, January 26, 2012 — Drew Barrymore | John Harwood | Katrina vanden Heuvel | David Cassidy
Colbert Super PAC Hostage Crisis – Day 4 | Mitt Romney & Newt Gingrich in Florida | Sean Hannity’s “The Great American Panel” | The Great Available Panel | Drew Barrymore (Actress – “Big Miracle”) | Sign Off – Football Throwing

Episode 8052: Monday, January 30, 2012 — Laurence H. Tribe
Special Guest(s): Jon Stewart
Colbert Super PAC – The Great Chase | Colbert Super PAC – Return of the PAC | ThreatDown – Barack Obama, Fundamentalist Flippers & Coked Up Diplomats | GOP & the Hispanic Vote | Laurence Tribe (Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard University) | Sign Off: Shouting Goodnight

Episode 8053: Tuesday, January 31, 2012 — Bjork
Intro – 1/31/12 | Newt Gingrich’s Supporters | The Word – American History X’d | Bjork (Album – “Biophilia”) | Bjork – “Cosmogony” | Sign Off – “Biophilia”