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Watch full episodes of US talk shows online

Watch full episodes of US talk shows online

If you’ve been missing the likes of The Daily Show, The Colbert Report and The Tonight Show since they disappeared off our TV screens here in the UK it’s not time to despair just yet as there is a workaround solution that will let you watch them live online legally and for free on their official websites despite them usually being blocked to UK users. Unfortunately, however, this “trick” doesn’t work on the CBS website for the Late Show With…

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Colbert and Letterman crossover for Red Cross appeal

Colbert and Letterman crossover for Red Cross appeal

The Colbert Report and the Late Show had a crossover this week. Stephen Colbert said on The Colbert Report he needed to use the bathroom but couldn’t find the key. He said Letterman must still have it, so he rushed on across to the Ed Sullivan Theatre during a Late Show taping and found it. Katie Couric also made a guest appearance. The gag was used primarily to promote donations to the Red Cross for the recent natural disasters in…

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Emmy nominations announced

Emmy nominations announced

The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien has been nominated at this year’s Emmy Awards. The now defunct NBC show is nominated for “Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series” against The Daily Show With Jon Stewart, The Colbert Report, Saturday Night Live and Real Time With Bill Maher. Conan tweeted “Congrats to my staff on 4 Emmy nominations. This bodes well for the future of The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien”. Jay Leno spoke about the nominations for The Tonight Show…

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Stephen Colbert hosts show while sick

Stephen Colbert hosts show while sick

Stephen Colbert hosted The Colbert Report this week, despite being sick. Colbert hosted the show in a robe and “nana’s blanket” – he joked “she put up quite a fight when I took it”. He made it through the show but said “I have a fever and there is nothing left in my stomach”. Click here to watch a clip from the show.

Stewart and Colbert contracts renewed

Stewart and Colbert contracts renewed

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert have signed new deals to keep them at Comedy Central for a few more years. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report will remain on Comedy Central to cover the next US election and beyond. The Associated Press reports “Comedy Central said Tuesday that in separate agreements, Stewart agreed to host “The Daily Show” through June 2013 and Colbert will stick with “The Colbert Report” until the end of 2012. The two…

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The Daily Show and The Colbert Report on iTunes UK

The Daily Show and The Colbert Report on iTunes UK

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report episodes can now be downloaded on iTunes for people in the UK. This is the first time it’s been possible to download episodes through iTunes UK. Thanks to Olivia Coghlan at Comedy Central UK for the headsup. Go to www.comedycentral.co.uk/downloads for details on how to download the shows, or if you already have iTunes installed click the links below to open iTunes: iTunes UK – The Daily Show With Jon…

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