Tonight marks the final airing of Stephen Colbert’s The Colbert Report. While we’ve enjoyed his brilliant 10-season run as television’s greatest right-wing, conservative persona, we’re also excited to see what he does when he drops the red mask as the new host of The Late Show.
To celebrate his departure onto bigger and better things, here are his most priceless political satire moments…
20. The Word Truthiness – 2005
Colbert earned the nation’s trust right off the bat in 2005 with his concept of ‘truthiness.’ It was in that moment we knew he was a true politician, and a “wordista!”
TV’s favorite right-wing nut is leaving ‘The Colbert Report’ to take over for David Letterman. Celebrate his best moments with us!