If you happen to’ve ever watched an episode of The Colbert Report, it turns into fairly apparent that Stephen is portraying an ultra-conservative viewpoint in an try to lampoon well-liked GOP speaking factors and political arguments of the day. There have been, nevertheless, many individuals who believed that he was truly making a conservative model of The Each day Present, and was a die-hard GOP supporter in actual life.
If there was a large demographic of viewers who actually thought that Stephen was truly a Republican comedian, that inhabitants shrank shortly after he was requested to host the White Home Correspondents’ Dinner in 2006. Many believed that the occasion managers who invited Stephen to be the grasp of ceremonies sincerely thought Stephen was a conservative comic.
However after he launched a number of not-so-veiled barbs geared toward President George W. Bush all through the night, they shortly realized they could have booked the fallacious comedian.
It was a groundbreaking efficiency on the time and was broadly applauded not just for his scathing political commentary, however from an leisure perspective. It is troublesome to think about the sheer quantity of strain Stephen was underneath all through your complete set.
If you happen to’ve by no means seen it, you positively ought to, because it’s one of the unbelievable 24 minutes in tv.