June 2008

The Colbert Report episode guides
 

The complete listing of ‘The Colbert Report’ episodes aired during the month of June, 2008.

 
 
 
Episode 4071: Monday, June 2, 2008 – Jon Paskowitz
Intro – 6/2/08 | Obama’s Church | Fire at Universal | The Word – Media Culpa | Colbert Platinum – Private Jets | Jon Paskowitz (Professional surfer and Documentary Filmmaker – “Surfwise”) | Final Thought
 
Episode 4072: Tuesday, June 2, 2008 – George Will
Intro – 6/3/08 | Democratic Primaries Over | The Word – Unhealthy Competition | Stephen’s Sound Advice – Summer Jobs | George Will (Author – “One Man’s America”)
 
Episode 4073: Wednesday, June, 2008 – Salman Rushdie | Bob Barr
Intro – 6/4/08 | John McCain’s Green Screen Challenge | Libertarian Party – Bob Barr | Salman Rushdie (Author – “The Enchantress of Florence: A Novel”) | The Lost O’Reilly Tapes Pt. 2
 
Episode 4074: Thursday, June 4, 2008 – Pat Buchanan
Intro – 6/5/08 | The Andromeda Strain | The Word – Oh, The Places You’ll Stay | Sport Report – Mike Forrester | Pat Buchanan (Author – “Churchill, Hitler, and The Unnecessary War”)
 
Episode 4075: Monday, June 9, 2008 – Philip Weis
Intro – 6/9/08 | Democralypse Now – Hillary Concedes | The Word – If At First You Don’t Secede | ThreatDown – Secret Negro Presidents | Philip Weis (New York Magazine – “The Secret Lives of Married Men”)
 
Episode 4076: Tuesday, June 10, 2008 – Alan Rabinowitz
Intro – 6/10/08 | New Giant iPhone | Tickling the Rocks | The Elitist Menace Among Us | Smokin’ Pole – Canada’s Hockey Theme | Alan Rabinowitz (Zoologist and Author – “Life in the Valley of Death”)
 
Episode 4077: Wednesday, June 11, 2008 – David Hajdu
Intro – 6/11/08 | Israel’s New Bird | The Word – U.S. Airweighs | Un-American News – U.S. Election Edition | David Hajdu (Author – “The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America”) | Memorized Script
 
Episode 4078: Thursday, June 12, 2008 – Dickson Despommier | Winona LaDuke
Intro – 6/12/08 | Stephen Colbert’s Make McCain Exciting Challenge! | Winona LaDuke (Native American Activist) | We the MEdiator | Dickson Despommier (Scientist and “Vertical Farms” Proponent)
 
Episode 4079: Monday, June 16, 2008 – Kenneth Miller | R.E.M.
Intro – 6/16/08 | Tim Russert Tribute | The Word – Ploy-cott | The Enemy Within – Wizard Teachers | Kenneth Miller (Biologist and Author – “Only a Theory: Evolution and the Battle for America’s Soul”) | R.E.M. – “Hollow Man”
 
Episode 4080: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 – Jonathan Zittrain | Neal Katyal
Intro – 6/17/08 | Peabody Award | Neal Katyal (Lead Counsel – Hamdan v. Rumsfeld) | Sport Report – Timbersports Championship | Jonathan Zittrain (Author – “The Future of the Internet–And How to Stop It”) | Peabody on Mantel
 
Episode 4081: Wednesday, June 18, 2008 – Junot Diaz | Dr. Uma Mysorekar
Intro – 6/18/08 | The New Smurfs Movie | The Word – Lexicon Artist | Barack Obama’s Church Search – Dr. Uma Mysorekar (President of the Hindu Temple Society of North America) | Junot Diaz (Author – “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao”)
 
Episode 4082: Thursday, June 19, 2008 – Bishop N.T. Wright
Special Guest(s): Cookie Monster
Intro – 6/19/08 | Shout Out – Peabody Awards | Sean Hannity Loves America | Cookie Monster | Make McCain Exciting Challenge – The Secret of McCain’s Brain | Bishop N.T. Wright (Anglican Bishop of Durham) | Stephen’s Missing Peabody
 
Episode 4083: Monday, June 23, 2008 – Barbara Ehrenreich
Intro – 6/23/08 | WristStrong Anniversary | The Word – Black and White | Tip/Wag – Barack Obama | Barbara Ehrenreich (Author – “This Land Is Their Land: Reports from a Divided Nation”) | Sign Off – Time for Stephen to Watch
 
Episode 4084: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 – Dr. Jason Bond
Intro – 6/24/08 | Hollywood Face Violence | Oil Crisis | The Word – Bleep | Dr. Jason Bond (Entomologist, East Carolina University) | Will Smith (Actor – “Hancock”)
 
Episode 4085: Wednesday, June 25, 2008 – Neil deGrasse Tyson
Intro – 6/25/08 | Paul Goldberger (Architect) | Judge, Jury & Executioner – Whales | Neil deGrasse Tyson (Astrophysicist and Host – “NOVA Science Now”) | Stephen’s Gun
 
Episode 4086: Thursday, June 26, 2008 – Robert Wexler
Intro – 6/26/08 | Stephen and Sweetness | The Tank is Half Full – Criminals | Difference Makers – Steve Pelkey | Robert Wexler (Congressman) | Stephen Packs for his Trip