October 2013

The Colbert Report episode guides

 

The complete listing of ‘The Colbert Report’ episodes aired during the month of October, 2013.


 

Episode 10002: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 – Daniel Radcliffe
Staff Cameo(s): Jay Katsir (as Jay the Intern)
Federal Government Shutdown | Affordable Care Act & Obama’s Computerized America | Adorable Care Act & Generation Opportunity | National Hispanic Heritage Month | Daniel Radcliffe (Actor – “Kill Your Darlings”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10003: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 — Chris Matthews
Intro – 10/2/13 | 1995 Shutdown Survival Bunker | Government “Slimdown” & POTUS Meeting | Blood in the Water – Bill O’Reilly’s “Killing Jesus” | Chris Matthews (Host and Author – “Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked”) | Sign Off – Shutdown Survival Bunker

Episode 10004: Thursday, October 3, 2013 — David Finkel
Special Guest(s): Smokey the Bear | Mandy Patinkin | Audra McDonald
Writer Cameo: Jay Katsir (as the Panda)
Government Shutdown Day Three | The 2013 Government Shutdown Wedding of the Century Pt. 1 | The 2013 Government Shutdown Wedding of the Century Pt. 2 | Dave Finkel (Author – “Thank You for Your Service”) | Sign Off – Audra McDonald’s Availability

Episode 10005: Monday, October 7, 2013 — James Spithill | Emily Bazelon
Government Shutdown’s One-Week Anniversary | Bond v. United States | McCutcheon v. F.E.C. – Emily Bazelon (Senior Editor of Slate) | Banksy’s New York Reign of Terror | James Spithill (Yachtsman and America’s Cup Winner) | Sign Off – “Not a Game” Game

Episode 10006: Tuesday, October 8, 2013 — Paul Giamatti
Intro – 10/8/13 | Debt Ceiling Deadline | Pro-Pot Laws & Pointers | Thanksgiving Under Attack – Hanukkah | Paul Giamatti (Actor – “Parkland”) | Sign Off – “TJ & Dave”

Episode 10007: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 – Tom Hanks
Intro – 10/9/13 | Ride for the Constitution | Twitter’s IPO | Tom Emmer’s Controversial Ad | Tom Hanks (Actor – “Captain America”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10008: Thursday, October 10, 2013 – Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell
Staff Cameo(s): Paul Dinello
Government Shutdown Day 10 & Shep Smith’s Input | Because Shep – Fox News Deck | Because Shep – Fox News Deck – Colbert Info News Veranda | Hanksy’s Grizzly Art | Reed Albergotti & Vanessa O’Connell (Co-Authors – “Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10009: Monday, October 21, 2013 — The Reflektors
Exclusive(s): The Reflektors – “Afterlife”
Staff Cameo(s): Paul Dinello
End of the Government Shutdown | Tip/Wag – Gay Marriage in New Jersey, America’s Education Problem, & Erotic Fiction on Kindle | The Reflektors (Album – “Reflektor”) | The Reflektors – “Normal Person” | Sign Off – @Midnight

Episode 10010: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 – A. Scott Berg
Intro – 10/22/13 | The In-Box – Lions vs. Tigers | Thought For Food – KFC’s “Go Cup” & Powerful Yogurt | The Neiman Marcus Christmas Book | A. Scott Berg (Author – “Wilson”) | Sign Off – “The Heart of Giving”

Episode 10011: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 — Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff
Obamacare Website-Gate | I Tried To Sign Up For Obamacare – Healthcare House of Horrors | I Tried To Sign Up For Obamacare – The Shocking Conclusion | Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff (Anchors of PBS NewsHour) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10012: Thursday, October 24, 2013 — Stephen Fry
Intro – 10/24/13 | Girly Hats for the Marines | The Word – Philantrophy | Craziest F#?King Thing I’ve Ever Heard – TomTatoes | Stephen Fry (Actor – “Twelfth Night”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10013: Monday, October 28, 2013 — Orlando Bloom | Mark Mazzetti
Healthcare.gov’s Smiling Stock Photo | Germany’s NSA Outrage | Germany’s NSA Outrage – Mark Mazzetti (Author – “The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth”) | Lifetime of Furfillment | Orlando Bloom (Actor – “Romeo and Juliet”) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10014: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 — Billy Collins
Intro – 10/29/13 | Endive Gift Package | The Word – Back On Your Feet | Rand Paul’s Plagiarism Problem | Billy Collins (Poet Laureate – “Aimless Love”) | Sign Off – “Aimless Love”

Episode 10015: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 — Jack Andraka
Intro – 10/30/13 | The GOP’s Self-Disapproval | ThreatDown – Divorce, Undocumented Network Jumpers & Global Warming | Shepard Smith’s Digital Dependency | Jack Andraka (Designer of an Early Detection Test for Pancreatic Cancer and Grand Prize Winner at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair) | Sign Off – Goodnight

Episode 10016: Thursday, October 31, 2013 — Zach Sims
Intro – 10/31/13 | War On Halloween – Matt Lauer’s Nightmarish Costume | The Word – See No Evil | Blood in the Water – Jim Wheeler’s Hypothetical Slavery Vote | Zach Sims – (Founder of Codecademy) | Sign Off – The Glenlivet