April 2010

The Colbert Report episode guides
 

The complete listing of ‘The Colbert Report’ episodes aired during the month of April, 2010.

 
 
 
Episode 6044: Thursday, April 1, 2010 – Judith Shulevitz | David Frum
Intro – 4/1/10 | Stephen Gets a Free iPad | Elephant Graveyard – David Frum (Former Speechwriter for President Bush and Conservative Pundit) | Jell-O Tampering | Judith Shulevitz (Author – “The Sabbath World”) | Sign Off – Goodnight With an iPad
 
Episode 6045: Monday, April 5, 2010 – Dean Kamen
Intro – 4/5/10 | Stephen Converts to 3D | The Word – Bait and Snitch | ThreatDown – Fox, the Obamas & Time-Traveling Brandy Thieves | Dean Kamen (Inventor) | Sign Off – Goodnight in 3D
 
Episode 6046: Tuesday, April 6, 2010 – Rev. Al Sharpton | Joe Bastardi | Brenda Ekwurzel
Science Catfight – Joe Bastardi vs. Brenda Ekwurzel | Scrabble Allows Proper Names | Al Sharpton (Civil Rights Activist) | Sign Off – Goodnight
 
Episode 6047: Wednesday, April 7, 2010 – David Simon
Special Guest(s): Jeff Goldblum
Tiki Barber Cheats on His Wife | Tip/Wag – Hello Kitty Wine & Pig’s Blood Filters | Nailed ‘Em – Fentimans Victorian Lemonade | David Simon (TV Producer – “Treme”) | Sign Off – Hello Kitty Wine & Cigarettes
 
Episode 6048: Thursday, April 8, 2010 – Neil deGrasse Tyson
Intro – 4/8/10 | Tiger’s Nike Commercial | The Word – Affirmative Inaction | The Final Final Frontier | Neil deGrasse Tyson (Astrophysicist) | Sign Off – No Man Is a Failure
 
Episode 6049: Monday, April 12, 2010 – Julian Assange | Jeffrey Toobin
Staff Cameo(s): Jay Katsir (Jay the Intern)
Unpaid Internship Crackdown | Justice Stevens Replacement – Jeffrey Toobin (Legal Analyst) | WikiLeaks Military Video | Julian Assange (Founder of WikiLeaks.com) | Sign Off – Goodnight
 
Episode 6050: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 – Jon Mooallem
Cameo(s): Erik Frandsen (as Hans Beinholt)
Dow Hits 11,000 | The Word – The Lost Cause | Thought for Food – Mentally Ill Advertisers & German Cupcakes | Jon Mooallem (Essayist) | Sign Off – Cupcake Chicken Sandwich
 
Episode 6051: Wednessday, April 14, 2010 – David Shields | Jake Tapped | Bill Adair
President Obama Bows Again | Sunday Morning Fact-Checking – Jake Tapper (Anchor – “This Week”) & Bill Adair (Creator of PolitiFact and Professor at Duke University) | Ryanair Charges for Toilets | David Shields (Author – “Reality Hunger: A Manifesto”) | Sign Off – China’s Central Finance Ministry
 
Episode 6052: Thursday, April 15, 2010 – Aimee Mullins
Intro – 4/15/10 | Stephen Saves the Space Program | Tip/Wag – Forbes & Hipsters | Formula 01 Liquid Genetic Material | Aimee Mullins (Athlete, Actress and Model) | Sign Off – Tax Deadline
 
Episode 6053: Monday, April 19, 2010 – George Will | Andrew Ross Sorkin
Marilyn Monroe’s X-Rays | Goldman Sachs’ Fraud Case – Andrew Ross Sorkin (Financial Columnist – “The New York Times”) | Volcano Eyjafjallajokull | George Will (Conservative Columnist) | Sign Off – Too Big to Fail
 
Episode 6054: Tuesday, April 20, 2010 – Jeffrey Katzenberg
Cameo(s): Tim Meadows (as P.K. Winsome)
Intro – 4/20/10 | Robotic Voice Simulator & Foreign Accent Syndrome | P.K. Winsome – Tea Party Consulting | Stephen Refuses to Celebrate 4/20 | Jeffrey Katzenberg (CEO of Dreamworks Animation) | Sign Off – As They Say in Japan
 
Episode 6055: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 – Craig Robinson
The New $100 Bill | The Word – No Problemo | Nailed ‘Em – Drive-Through Rapping | Craig Robinson (First Brother-In-Law and Author – “A Game of Character”) | Sign Off – Donate to John Legend’s Charity
 
Episode 6056: Thursday, April 22, 2010 – Gorillaz
Newspapers Celebrate Earth Day | The Word – Straight to Video | Bonus Word – Defamation of Independents | Gorillaz (Album – Plastic Beach) | Gorillaz – “Stylo” (feat. Bobby Womack) | Sign Off – This Is a Fun Job
 
Episode 6057: Monday, April 26, 2010 – Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
Intro – 4/26/10 | Boobquake Day Causes Earthquake | The Word – Docu-Drama | Indecision 2010 – Midterm Elections – Sue Lowden | Sharon Jones (Album – I Learned the Hard Way) | Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – “She Ain’t a Child No More”
 
Episode 6058: Tuesday, April 27, 2010 – Conn Iggulden
Cameo(s): Jessica Ecklund (as Miss Colbert)
Intro – 4/27/10 | The Real Lloyd Blankfein | Current Events – Taser-Armed Robots & Meth Sheep | Stephen Hawking Is Such an A-Hole – Encountering Aliens | Conn Iggulden (Author – “The Dangerous Book of Heroes”) | Sign Off – Six Flags Discount Tickets
 
Episode 6059: Wednesday, April 28, 2010 – Gregg Easterbrook
Featured: Robert Ekas
Cameo(s): Eugene Mirman (as Chief)
Intro – 4/28/10 | Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill | Cheating Death – Tobacco Mints, Breast Milk & Hallucinogens | Difference Makers – Robert Ekas | Gregg Easterbrook (Senior Editor, “The New Republic”) | Sign Off – Chief Wandering Meadow’s Headdress
 
Episode 6060: Thursday, April 29, 2010 – OK Go
Intro – Rube Goldberg Machine | Wind Farm & Oil Spill | California’s Proposition 14 – Abel Maldonado (Republican – 48th Lieutenant Governor of California) | Tip/Wag – Scientists & KFC | OK Go (Album – “Of the Blue Colour of the Sky”) | OK Go – “This Too Shall Pass”