Episode Guide

Season 5

Episode Guide

Matthew McConaughey Names His Austin FC Starting XI Of Austin Natives

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Nov 19, 2020
Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey is a part owner of the new MLS team Austin FC and he names a dream team of Austinites to his starting eleven!

Gov. Chris Christie Says He's Scared Of A Joe Biden Presidency

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Aug 27, 2020
Chris Christie likes Joe Biden as a person, but he is scared of a Joe Biden presidency because he thinks the entire Democratic party has moved too far to the left. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #GovChristie

After Four Nights Of Nonsense At The RNC, We're Getting Off This Emotional Roller Coaster

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Aug 27, 2020
Stephen Colbert wraps up two weeks of LIVE episodes with a roundup of the highest lowlights from an anger-filled RNC, which culminated with an epically boring speech from President Trump to a crowd of 1500 maskless souls on the White House lawn. #LateShowLIVE #RNC2020 #Monologue

Covid Loves College

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Aug 27, 2020
Did President Trump put college students at risk by urging their schools to reopen too soon? #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #ColdOpens

Steve Bannon's Sham Border Wall Charity Tried Raising Money Off Of Stephen Colbert's Good Name

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Aug 27, 2020
Before Steve Bannon was charged with defrauding donors through his fake nonprofit "We Build The Wall," the former Trump advisor and his co-conspirators got a little sensitive about a Late Show segment that poked fun at their crumbling border wall. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #SteveBannon

Gov. Chris Christie, For Reasons All His Own, Is Still On The Trump Train

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Aug 27, 2020
Former Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, explains the reasons behind his continued defense of President Trump and his willingness to work for the Trump campaign. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #GovChristie

Stephen Colbert: I Didn't Watch The RNC Tonight, And I Feel Great About It

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Aug 26, 2020
At a time when the NBA is showing more leadership than the RNC, our host found it pointless to watch Republicans spend Night 3 of their convention talking about everything but what's really going on in America, where 180,000 people have been lost to a pandemic and heavily-armed Rambo wannabes murder people in the streets. #LateShowLIVE #Kenosha #Monologue

A Late Show Exclusive: Joe Biden Isn't A Trojan Horse For Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Aug 26, 2020
Speaker Nancy Pelosi waves away conspiracy theories about the Democratic nominee and warns that the GOP underestimates Joe Biden at their own peril. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #NancyPelosi

Shame On Them! Nancy Pelosi On The Senate's Refusal To Pass The George Floyd Justice & Policing Act

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Aug 26, 2020
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's chamber passed the "George Floyd Justice and Policing Act" which would nationalize law enforcement practices to help reduce police brutality, but Senate Leader McConnell refuses to consider the bill. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #NancyPelosi

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Calls Louis DeJoy A Henchman For The President

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Aug 26, 2020
The Trump administration is trying to slow down mail-in voting so Speaker Nancy Pelosi called the Congress back early to get answers from Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and to start reversing the damage done to the USPS. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #NancyPelosi

The Jerry Falwell Jr. Scandal Is Giving Pool Boys A Bad Name

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Aug 26, 2020
Looking to spice up your love life AND keep your pool clean? Come on down to Tuckel's Pool Service! #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #ColdOpens

Trey Gowdy Wishes President Trump Had Acted Sooner To Encourage Americans To Wear Face Masks

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Aug 25, 2020
The former Republican Congressman and author of the book, "Doesn't Hurt To Ask," Trey Gowdy, is willing to criticize the President's handling of the pandemic, but won't go as far to call it a failure of leadership, saying he wishes Trump had acted sooner to encourage Americans to wear face masks. #TreyGowdy #LateShowLIVE #RNC

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s Link To Trump Is Far More Troubling Than His Sex Scandal

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Aug 25, 2020
The current scandal surrounding Jerry Falwell Jr. would be a minor case of religious and sexual hypocrisy if it weren't for the very serious allegation that Trump fixer Michael Cohen helped bury embarrassing photos of Falwell before the faith leader backed the President in the 2016 election. #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #JerryFalwellJr

The Trump Family Sings The ABCs Of The RNC

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Aug 25, 2020
With a family like this in charge, who needs facts? #Colbert #LateShowLIVE #ColdOpens