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Instead of “pussyfooting around” during his last show, Stephen Colbert dove head on into the subject of The Colbert Report’s legacy on Thursday. “Ultimately, I believe history will be my judge,” Colbert explained. “So I’m gonna tell history what to say.̶
Daily Show host Jon Stewart’s got a visit from his friend “Gitmo,” the Guantanamo prison detainee, to debate the objections from Republican Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) to the possibility of more cooperation between the U. S. and Cuba. “Surely, you must take
Stephen Colbert wrapped up the last episode of his The Colbert Report with a finale that only he could manage to pull off.
Colbert’s Epic Send-Off Includes Cameos from Pretty Much Every Celeb Ever:
As the headline indicates in slightly exaggerated fashion, Stephen Colbert‘s send-off from The Colbert Report was full of so many celebrity and political cameos that it was difficult to keep track without curling up in a ball and rocking back and forth.
Colbert bid farewell to his audience by singing “We’ll Meet Again,” with Jon Stewart joining him by a piano manned by Randy Newman.