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Colbert

1. Claudette, real name Claudette Lily Chauchoin. 1905--96, French-born Hollywood actress, noted for her sophisticated comedy roles; her films include It Happened One Night (1934) and The Palm Beach Story (1942)
2. Jean Baptiste . 1619--83, French statesman; chief minister to Louis XIV: reformed the taille and pursued a mercantilist policy, creating a powerful navy and merchant fleet and building roads and canals
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However when Colbert held up his fake memo, titled, "Investigation Update: Devin Nunes is a [redacted]" and joked, "It's classified; CBS won't let me say it either," Schiff replied, "I think this should be released.
In honor of Titanic's 20th anniversary, Kate Winslet revisited her time on The Ship of Dreams with Stephen Colbert on the Late Show.
Colbert is bringing his creative team from "The Colbert Report'' with him to CBS, and has said that he will no longer play the character of a blowhard political talk host that he perfected on the Comedy Central show.
Colbert also teaches first Communion classes at his parish in Montclair N.
Hardy added that "consistently, we found that Colbert did better than every other news source we included in our model.
Colbert s date as host of The Late Show will be announced after Mr.
Lane is accused of secretly moving with her daughter, Fela Colbert, from Eugene to the East Coast earlier this year in violation of a court order that forbade her from transporting the child more than 60 miles without Steve Colbert's permission.
David Williams of Ladbrokes said: "We started to hear how he was thinking in terms of what he would ride in the National during Cheltenham week and have taken precautions to the extent we are now shortest about Colbert Station, who we have as a 10-1 shot.
Indeed, Colbert (much like his Daily Show counterpart, Jon Stewart), has been fairly regularly dismissed or minimized by commentators, particularly when he strays outside the confines of his program, trespassing into territory that is not so easily ghettoized as "entertainment.
Nutraceutical company LifeVantage Corporation (OTC BB:LFVN) said on Monday that it has signed an employment agreement with David Colbert to serve as its new chief financial officer (CFO) effective 1 August 2012.
She was not there, as host Stephen Colbert joked, to pick up basketball star Jeremy Lin, who was recently acquired by the Houston Rockets after a headline-grabbing season with the New York Knicks.
In contrast, political satirist Stephen Colbert shows Hannah how it's done.