Revisiting the 'Report' and Its Author

We rebroadcast our conversation from earlier this month with one of fake news' most indelible personalities: Colbert Report host Stephen Colbert.

This interview originally aired Oct. 9, 2007.

Colbert Builds 'Report' with Viewers, Readers

Stephen Colbert gets cast signed by Tony Snow

Former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow signs a cast on Stephen Colbert's wrist on July 27, 2007. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central's The Colbert Report talks about his book I Am America (And So Can You!) and his successful television show.

The former correspondent and contributor to The Daily Show created his own Emmy-nominated late-night show to parody Bill O'Reilly's The O'Reilly Factor.

In I Am America, Colbert targets race, religion, sports and the American family as well as more mundane topics like breakfast cereal.



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