On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, TiVo watchers practice fast-forwarding, Sports Illustrated accuses Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis of deer antler doping, a bird demonstrates higher-level thinking while Big Bird, after 40 years, still needs help counting to 10 and music critic Matthew Guerrieri examines Symphony No. 5, German Romanticism and Beethoven's dating life. Check out the clips from last night's show below!
Stephen Colbert is the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central as well as an accomplished author and actor. Recently, Colbert starred as Harry in the New York Philharmonic presentation of Stephen Sondheim's "Company" along with Jon Cryer, Neil Patrick Harris, Christina Hendricks, Patti LuPone and Martha Plimpton, among others. The performances were held at Avery Fisher Hall in New York City from April 7-9, 2011.
"The Colbert Report" launched on October 17, 2005 and has garnered ratings and critical success as one of the top shows on television. Since its inception, the series has received a prestigious Peabody Award for Excellence in Broadcasting in 2008 and 18 Primetime Emmy nominations. In 2010, Colbert and his writing team won the show's second Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program.
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