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Tapping in on TV Tapings

Tapping in on TV Tapings

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Features

Late nights and lines are the name of the game when it comes to television tapings. Here are some tips and experiences from NYU students.

Stephen Colbert satirical as ever in “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”

By Ryan Matera, Contributing writer

September 9, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The tired traditions of late night television get shaken up on Stephen Colbert's "Late Night with Stephen Colbert."

Late night talk shows should consider female hosts

Late night talk shows should consider female hosts

By Annie Cohen, Contributing Columnist

September 18, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Given the current pool of prominent, successful and qualified female comedians, the lack of women in the late night talk show host role is disgraceful.

Colbert criticism crosses line

Colbert criticism crosses line

April 9, 2014


Filed under Arts

Stephen Colbert and his satiric late night show “The Colbert Report” came under fire on March 27, when the show’s official Twitter account tweeted a punch line out of context. The tweet made the announcement that Colbert was launching the “Ching-Chong Ding-Dong Foundation for Sensitivity to ...

Sexton’s visionary university development marred by lack of transparency

Sexton’s visionary university development marred by lack of transparency

March 22, 2013


Filed under Opinion

NYU students tuned in to Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” to watch their president, John Sexton, appear and discuss his new book on God and baseball. Well, it would be safer to assume that they tuned in to hear what he had to say concerning the no-confidence vote that would soon be decided...