Colbert Report finale tonight

Colbert Report finale tonight–the end of an era, the passing of the torch, except there’s . . . no torch

Two years ago Michael did some Christmas cheer with Stephen and Mandy Patinkin:

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… and of course the hilarious interview and rocking performance of the band on The Report c. 2008 is the stuff of legend and is included in the R.E.M. By MTV film on the new REMTV box set;

We will miss Colbert but look forward to his next incarnation as the new host of The Late Show sometime next year when Dave calls it a day.