Season 2 Episodes

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Howard Zinn

Season 2, Episode 161 - Air Date: 12/20/2006
Stephen Colbert vs the Decemberists.
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Deepak Chopra

Season 2, Episode 160 - Air Date: 12/19/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the leader in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra.
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Jack Welch

Season 2, Episode 159 - Air Date: 12/18/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the retired CEO of General Electric, Jack Welch.
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Daniel Pinchbeck

Season 2, Episode 158 - Air Date: 12/14/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes a writer for the Village Voice and Rolling Stone and author of Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic Journey into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism, Daniel Pinchbeck.
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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Season 2, Episode 157 - Air Date: 12/13/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes historian and author of Team of Rivals, The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, Doris Kearns Goodwin.
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Dan Savage

Season 2, Episode 156 - Air Date: 12/12/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes nationally syndicated columnist and author of The Commitment: Love, Sex, Marriage, and My Family, Dan Savage.
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Dr. Peter Singer

Season 2, Episode 155 - Air Date: 12/11/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Princeton ethicist, animal rights activist and co-author of The Way We Eat: Why Our Food Choices Matter, Dr.
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Season 2, Episode 154 - Air Date: 12/7/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the fromer head of the Human Genome Project and author of The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief, Francis Collins.
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John Sexton

Season 2, Episode 153 - Air Date: 12/6/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the president of New York University, John Sexton.
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Steven D. Leavitt

Season 2, Episode 152 - Air Date: 12/5/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes economist and co-author of Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything, Steven D.
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Will Wright

Season 2, Episode 151 - Air Date: 12/4/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes computer game designer Will Wright.
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Mike Lupica

Season 2, Episode 150 - Air Date: 11/30/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes ESPN commentator and author of Miracle on 49th Street, Mike Lupica.
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Nora Ephron

Season 2, Episode 149 - Air Date: 11/29/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes screenwriter and author of I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman, Nora Ephron.
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Harry Shearer

Season 2, Episode 148 - Air Date: 11/28/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes comedian Harry Shearer.
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Jim Lehrer

Season 2, Episode 147 - Air Date: 11/27/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes PBS News Hour anchor and author of The Phony Marine: A Novel, Jim Lehrer.
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Richard Linklater

Season 2, Episode 146 - Air Date: 11/16/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Richard Linklater, director of Fast Food Nation.
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Al Franken, Dr. Michael Novacek

Season 2, Episode 145 - Air Date: 11/15/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Al Franken and paleontologist Dr. Michael Novacek.
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Jeff Swartz

Season 2, Episode 144 - Air Date: 11/14/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes CEO of Timberland, Jeff Swartz.
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Dan Rather

Season 2, Episode 143 - Air Date: 11/13/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes former CBS News anchor Dan Rather.
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Dean Kamen

Season 2, Episode 142 - Air Date: 11/9/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the founder of FIRST and President of DEKA Research and Development Corporation, Dean Kamen.
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Jeff Greenfield

Season 2, Episode 141 - Air Date: 11/8/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes CNN anchor Jeff Greenfield.
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Election Night Live Show with Warren Beatty, Robert Wexler, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Season 2, Episode 140 - Air Date: 11/7/2006
Combined with the Daily Show for the night, Stephen talks to Warren Beatty by phone, Rep. Robert Wexler via satellite and Rep.
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Mark Halperin

Season 2, Episode 139 - Air Date: 11/6/2006
Tonight Stephen welcoms ABC News correspondent and co-author of The Way to Win: Taking the White House in 2008, Mark Halperin.
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Ron Reagan Jr.

Season 2, Episode 138 - Air Date: 11/2/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes political activist Ronald Reagan Jr.
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Penn Jillette

Season 2, Episode 137 - Air Date: 11/1/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes magician Penn Jillette.
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Tim Robbins

Season 2, Episode 136 - Air Date: 10/31/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes actor and politcal activist Tim Robbins.
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Barry Manilow

Season 2, Episode 135 - Air Date: 10/30/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes musician Barry Manilow.
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Matthew Dowd

Season 2, Episode 134 - Air Date: 10/19/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Nobel Prize winning chemist Dr. Peter Agre. Plus Stephen talks to Jim Gilchrist, founder of The Minuteman Project.
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Deepak Chopra

Season 2, Episode 133 - Air Date: 10/18/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes former special assistant to President Bush and author of Tempting Faith: An Inside Story of Political Seduction, David Kuo.
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Richard Dawkins

Season 2, Episode 132 - Air Date: 10/17/2006
Tonight Stephen celebrates his 1st anniversary episode with Oxford Professor of Biology and author of The God Delusion Richard Dawkins.
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Barry Scheck

Season 2, Episode 131 - Air Date: 10/16/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes lawyer and co-founder of the Innocence Project, Barry Scheck.
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Larry Miller

Season 2, Episode 130 - Air Date: 10/12/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer
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Andrew Sullivan

Season 2, Episode 129 - Air Date: 10/11/2006
Tonight Stephen reveals the winner of the Green Screen Challenge. Plus, another Tek Jansen Adventure.
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Ariel Levy

Season 2, Episode 128 - Air Date: 10/10/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes journalist and author of Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture, Ariel Levy.
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Randy Newman

Season 2, Episode 127 - Air Date: 10/9/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes musician Randy Newman.
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Amy Goodman

Season 2, Episode 126 - Air Date: 10/5/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Democracy Now! host and co-author of Static: Government Liars, Media Cheerleaders, and the People Who Fight Back, Amy Goodman.
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Byron Dorgan

Season 2, Episode 125 - Air Date: 10/4/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes North Dakota Senator Byron Dorgan, author of Take This Job and Ship It: How Corporate Greed And Brain-Dead Politics Are Selling Out America.
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Andy Stern

Season 2, Episode 124 - Air Date: 10/3/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes union leader and author of A Country That Works: Getting America Back on Track, Andy Stern.
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Michael Lewis

Season 2, Episode 123 - Air Date: 10/2/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Michael Lewis, author of The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game.
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Steve Wozniak

Season 2, Episode 122 - Air Date: 9/28/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes co-founder of Apple Computers, Steve Wozniak.
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Lowell Bergman

Season 2, Episode 121 - Air Date: 9/27/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Pulitzer Prize winning investigative journalist and the Reva and David Logan Distinguished Professor at UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, Lowell Bergman.
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Ted Danson

Season 2, Episode 120 - Air Date: 9/26/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes actor Ted Danson.
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Arianna Huffington

Season 2, Episode 119 - Air Date: 9/25/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes back Arianna Huffington, blogger and author of On Becoming Love, Work, and Life
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Daniel Ellsberg

Season 2, Episode 118 - Air Date: 9/21/2006
Tonight former defense analyst Daniel Ellsberg.
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James Carville

Season 2, Episode 117 - Air Date: 9/20/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Democratic political consultant James Carville.
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Frank Rich

Season 2, Episode 116 - Air Date: 9/19/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes New York Times columnist Frank Rich, author of The Greatest Story Ever Sold: The Decline and Fall of Truth from 9/11 to Katrina.
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Will Power

Season 2, Episode 115 - Air Date: 9/18/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes actor, performer, rapper, playwright and educator Will Power.
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Bill Simmons

Season 2, Episode 114 - Air Date: 9/14/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes ESPN's Sports Guy columnist and author of Now I Can Die In Peace: How ESPN's Sports Guy Found Salvation with a Little Help from Nomar, Pedro, Shawshank, and the 2004 Red Sox, Bill Simmons
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Ken Jennings

Season 2, Episode 113 - Air Date: 9/13/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes record setting Jeopardy champion and author of Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competetive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs, Ken Jennings
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Toby Keith

Season 2, Episode 112 - Air Date: 9/12/2006
Tonight Stephen welcome country music star Toby Keith.
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Martin Short

Season 2, Episode 111 - Air Date: 9/11/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes comedian Martin Short.
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Janna Levin

Season 2, Episode 110 - Air Date: 8/24/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes mathematician Janna Levin, author of A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines.
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Gideon Yago

Season 2, Episode 109 - Air Date: 8/23/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes writer and correspondent for MTV News, Gideon Yago
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Paul Krugman

Season 2, Episode 108 - Air Date: 8/22/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes economist and colmnist Paul Krugman, author of The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century.
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Geoffrey Nunberg

Season 2, Episode 107 - Air Date: 8/21/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Geoffrey Nunberg, professor of linguistics and columnist for the New York Times and author of Talking Right: How Conservatives Turned Liberalsim into a Tax Raising, Latte-Drinking, Sushi-Eating, Volvo-Driving, New York Times-Reading, Body Piercing, Hollywood Loving, Left-Wing Freak Show.
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Neil Young

Season 2, Episode 106 - Air Date: 8/17/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes legendary musician Neil Young.
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Morgan Spurlock

Season 2, Episode 105 - Air Date: 8/16/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes documentary filmmaker and host of 30 Days, Morgan Spurlock.
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David Gergen

Season 2, Episode 104 - Air Date: 8/15/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes political commentator of PBS's NewsHour with Jim Lehrer and author of Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership Nixon to Clinton, David Gergen.
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Ramesh Ponnuru

Season 2, Episode 103 - Air Date: 8/14/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Ramesh Ponnuru, senior editor of the National Review and author of The Party of Death: The Democrats, the Media, the Courts and the Disregard for Human Life.
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Eli Pariser

Season 2, Episode 102 - Air Date: 8/10/2006
Tonight campaign director for, Eli Pariser.
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Alexandra Robbins

Season 2, Episode 101 - Air Date: 8/9/2006
Tonight cultural anthropologist Alexandra Robbins, author of The Overachievers: The Secret Life of Driven Kids.
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Bill Rhoden

Season 2, Episode 100 - Air Date: 8/8/2006
Tonight, New York Times columnist and author of Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall and Redemption of the Black Athlete, Bill Rhoden.
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Paul Hackett

Season 2, Episode 99 - Air Date: 8/3/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes trial lawyer and veteran of the Iraq War, Paul Hacket III.
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Linda Hirshman

Season 2, Episode 98 - Air Date: 8/2/2006
Tonight former attorney and professor of philisophy Linda R. Hirshman, author of Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women in the World.
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Peter Beinart

Season 2, Episode 97 - Air Date: 8/1/2006
Tonight former editor for the New Republic and author of The Good Fight: Why Liberals--And Only Liberals--Can Win the War On Terror and Make America Great Again, Peter Beinart.
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Ned Lamont

Season 2, Episode 96 - Air Date: 7/31/2006
Tonght, Democratic hopeful for Senate in Connecticut, Ned Lamont.
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Joe Quesada

Season 2, Episode 95 - Air Date: 7/27/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Joe Quesada, editor in chief for Marvel Comics.
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Neal Katyal

Season 2, Episode 94 - Air Date: 7/26/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Professor of Law at Georgetown, Neal Katyal.
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William Donohue

Season 2, Episode 93 - Air Date: 7/25/2006
Tonight Stephen Welcomes the president of the Catholic League, William Donohue.
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Howell Raines

Season 2, Episode 92 - Air Date: 7/24/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes journalist and author of The One That Got Away: A Memoir, Howell Raines
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Tom Brokaw

Season 2, Episode 91 - Air Date: 7/20/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw.
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Joe Scarborough

Season 2, Episode 90 - Air Date: 7/19/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the host of Scarborough Country, Joe Scarborough.
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Dhani Jones

Season 2, Episode 89 - Air Date: 7/18/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Philadelphia Eagle's linebacker and poet, Dhani Jones.
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Lee Silver

Season 2, Episode 88 - Air Date: 7/17/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Princeton molecular biologist and author of Challenge Nature: The Clash of Science and Spirituality at the New Frontiers of Life.
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Ron Suskind

Season 2, Episode 87 - Air Date: 7/13/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes journalist Ron Suskind, author of The One Percent Doctrine.
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Mort Zuckerman

Season 2, Episode 86 - Air Date: 7/12/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes editor in chief for U.S. News & World Report, Mort Zuckerman.
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Tony Hawk

Season 2, Episode 85 - Air Date: 7/11/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes skateboarding legend Tony Hawk.
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Amy Sedaris

Season 2, Episode 84 - Air Date: 7/10/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Amy Sedaris, star of Strangers with Candy.
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Christopher Noxon

Season 2, Episode 83 - Air Date: 6/29/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes journalist Christpher Noxon, author of Rejuvenile.
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Robert Baer

Season 2, Episode 82 - Air Date: 6/28/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes form CIA agents and author of Blow the House Down, Robert Baer.
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Chris Matthews

Season 2, Episode 81 - Air Date: 6/27/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the host of Hardball, Chris Matthews.
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Mark Bowden

Season 2, Episode 80 - Air Date: 6/26/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Marc Bowden, author of Guests of the Ayatollah: The First Battle in America's War With Militant Islam.
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Doug Brinkley

Season 2, Episode 79 - Air Date: 6/22/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the author of The Great Deluge, Douglas Brinkley.
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Bay Buchanan

Season 2, Episode 78 - Air Date: 6/21/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Angela "Bay" Buchanan, President of The American Cause.
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Bart Ehrman

Season 2, Episode 77 - Air Date: 6/20/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Bart Ehrman, author of Misquoting Jesus.
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Gustavo Arellano

Season 2, Episode 76 - Air Date: 6/19/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes's Ask a Mexican columnist Gustavo Arellano.
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Michael Pollan

Season 2, Episode 75 - Air Date: 6/15/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Michael Pollans, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma.
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David Sirota

Season 2, Episode 74 - Air Date: 6/14/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes the author of Hostile Takeover, David Sirota.
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Tim Flannery

Season 2, Episode 73 - Air Date: 6/13/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes mammologist and paleontologist Tim Flannery, author of The Weather Makers.
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Season 2, Episode 72 - Air Date: 6/12/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes environmental politician, Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
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Steve Johnson

Season 2, Episode 71 - Air Date: 6/8/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Steven Johnson, author of Everything Bad Is Good For You.
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Steve Squyres

Season 2, Episode 70 - Air Date: 6/7/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Cornell University scientist and author of Roving Mars Steven Squyres.
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Christiane Amanpour

Season 2, Episode 69 - Air Date: 6/6/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes CNN's chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour.
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Stone Phillips

Season 2, Episode 68 - Air Date: 6/5/2006
Tonight Stephen welcomes Dateline NBC anchor Stone Philips.
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Ted Daeschler

Season 2, Episode 67 - Air Date: 5/18/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the Assistant Curator and Chair, Vertebrate Zoology at the Center for Systematic Biology & Evolution, Ted Daeschler!
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Jonathan Alter

Season 2, Episode 66 - Air Date: 5/17/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Defining Moment: FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope, Jonathan Alter!
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Tyson Slocum

Season 2, Episode 65 - Air Date: 5/16/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the Research Director for Public Citizen's Energy Program, Tyson Slocum!
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Kevin Phillips

Season 2, Episode 64 - Air Date: 5/15/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century, Kevin Phillips!
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Madeleine Albright

Season 2, Episode 63 - Air Date: 5/11/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the former Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright!
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Bill Bastone

Season 2, Episode 62 - Air Date: 5/10/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes editor of The Smoking, Bill Bastone!
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Frank Rich

Season 2, Episode 61 - Air Date: 5/9/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes editor of the New York Times, Frank Rich!
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Shere Hite

Season 2, Episode 60 - Air Date: 5/8/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Shere Hite Reader, Shere Hite!
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Rick Reilly

Season 2, Episode 59 - Air Date: 5/4/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Shanks For Nothing, Rick Reilly!
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Paul Rieckhoff

Season 2, Episode 58 - Air Date: 5/3/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Chasing Ghosts: A Soldier's Fight for America from Baghdad to Washington, Paul Rieckhoff!
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Governor Mike Huckabee

Season 2, Episode 57 - Air Date: 5/2/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Quit Digging Your Grave with a Knife and Fork: A 12-Stop Program to End Bad Habits and Begin a Healthy Lifestyle and the Governor of Arkansas, Gov.
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Jon Meacham

Season 2, Episode 56 - Air Date: 5/1/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of American Gospel: God, the Founding Fathers, and the Making of a Nation, Jon Meacham!
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Bill Kristol

Season 2, Episode 55 - Air Date: 4/27/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the editor of The Weekly Standard, Bill Kristol!
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Sebastian Junger

Season 2, Episode 54 - Air Date: 4/26/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of A Death in Belmont, Sebastian Junger!
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Sam Harris

Season 2, Episode 53 - Air Date: 4/25/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason, Sam Harris!
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Hugh Hewitt

Season 2, Episode 52 - Air Date: 4/24/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Painting the Map Red: The Fight to Create a Permanent Republican Majority, Hugh Hewitt!
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Ralph Nader

Season 2, Episode 51 - Air Date: 4/20/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author and activist, Ralph Nader!
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Caitlin Flanagan

Season 2, Episode 50 - Air Date: 4/19/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of To Hell With All That: Loving and Loathing Our Inner Housewife, Caitlin Flanagan!
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Anthony Romero

Season 2, Episode 49 - Air Date: 4/18/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the National Director of the ACLU, Anthony Romero!
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Reza Aslan

Season 2, Episode 48 - Air Date: 4/17/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of No god But God, Reza Aslan!
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Markos Moulitsas

Season 2, Episode 47 - Air Date: 4/6/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the owner of and the co-author of "Crashing the Gate: Netroots, Grassroots, and the Rise of People-Powered Politics", Markos Moulitsas!
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Harvey Mansfield

Season 2, Episode 46 - Air Date: 4/5/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "Manliness", Harvey Mansfield!
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Jesse Jackson

Season 2, Episode 45 - Air Date: 4/4/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes Rev. Jesse Jackson!
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Michael Smerconish

Season 2, Episode 44 - Air Date: 4/3/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "Muzzled: From T-Ball to Terrorism - True Stories That Should Be Fiction", Michael Smerconish!
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Robert Greenwald

Season 2, Episode 43 - Air Date: 3/30/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the producer of Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price, Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism, and most recently, The Big Buy: How Tom Delay Stole Congress, Robert Greenwald!
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Bruce Bartlett

Season 2, Episode 42 - Air Date: 3/29/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Impostor: How George W. Bush Bankrupted America and Betrayed the Reagan Legacy, Bruce Bartlett!
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Michael Brown

Season 2, Episode 41 - Air Date: 3/28/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes former FEMA director, Michael Brown!
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Gary Hart

Season 2, Episode 40 - Air Date: 3/27/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Shield and the Cloak : The Security of the Commons, former Senator Gary Hart!
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John Kasich

Season 2, Episode 39 - Air Date: 3/23/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of John Kasich from the Heartland and Heroes with John Kasich, John Kasich!
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Dan Senor

Season 2, Episode 38 - Air Date: 3/22/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes Advisor to the U.S. Presidential Envoy in Iraq, Dan Senor!
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Steve Kroft

Season 2, Episode 37 - Air Date: 3/21/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes 60 Minutes correspondent, Steve Kroft!
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Connie Chung

Season 2, Episode 36 - Air Date: 3/20/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes former news anchor, Connie Chung!
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Frank Vincent

Season 2, Episode 35 - Air Date: 3/16/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of A Guy's Guide to Being a Man's Man, Frank Vincent!
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Al Franken

Season 2, Episode 34 - Air Date: 3/15/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of The Al Franken Show, Al Franken!
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Keith Olbermann

Season 2, Episode 33 - Air Date: 3/14/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of Countdown with Keith Olbermann, Keith Olbermann!
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Christopher Buckley

Season 2, Episode 32 - Air Date: 3/13/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Thank You for Smoking : A Novel, Christopher Buckley!
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Lorraine Bracco

Season 2, Episode 31 - Air Date: 3/9/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes actress, Lorraine Bracco!
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James Webb

Season 2, Episode 30 - Air Date: 3/8/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America, James Webb!
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Norman Ornstean

Season 2, Episode 29 - Air Date: 3/7/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track, Norman Ornstein!
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Bob Schieffer

Season 2, Episode 28 - Air Date: 3/6/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes CBS News anchor and author of This Just In: What I Couldn't Tell You on TV, Bob Schieffer!
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Jeffrey Sachs

Season 2, Episode 27 - Air Date: 3/2/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time, Jeffrey Sachs!
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Arianna Huffington

Season 2, Episode 26 - Air Date: 3/1/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author and internet blogger, Arianna Huffington!
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Brett O'Donnell

Season 2, Episode 25 - Air Date: 2/28/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the director of debate at King's College, Brett O'Donnell!
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Tony Campolo

Season 2, Episode 24 - Air Date: 2/27/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Adventures in Missing the Point: How the Culture-Controlled Church Neutered the Gospel, Tony Campolo!
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David Brooks

Season 2, Episode 23 - Air Date: 2/23/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense, David Brooks!
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Michael Eric Dyson

Season 2, Episode 22 - Air Date: 2/22/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina And the Color of Disaster, Michael Eric Dyson!
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Lama Surya Das

Season 2, Episode 21 - Air Date: 2/21/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of Natural Radiance: Awakening to Your Great Perfection, Lama Surya Das!
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George Packer

Season 2, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/9/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq", George Packer!
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Alan Dershowitz

Season 2, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/8/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "The Case for Peace: How the Arab-Israeli Conflict Can be Resolved", Alan Dershowitz!
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James Woolsey

Season 2, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/7/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes former CIA Director James Woolsey!
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Barbara Boxer

Season 2, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/6/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes California Senator Barbara Boxer!
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Gov. Christine Todd Whitman

Season 2, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/2/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "It's My Party, Too: The Battle for the Heart of the GOP and the Future of America", Christine Todd Whitman!
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Emily Yoffe

Season 2, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/1/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "What the Dog Did: Tales from a Formerly Reluctant Dog Owner", Emily Yoffe!
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Dave Marash

Season 2, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/31/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes reporter, Dave Marash!
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Annie Duke

Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/30/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes professional poker player and author of "Annie Duke: How I Raised, Folded, Bluffed, Flirted, Cursed, and Won Millions at the World Series of Poker", Annie Duke!
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Paul Begala

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/26/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes CNN commentator and the co-author of "Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future", Paul Begala!
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Norah Vincent

Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/25/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "Self-Made Man: One Woman's Journey into Manhood and Back" Norah Vincent!
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Robin Givhan

Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/24/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes "Washington Post" fashion editor, Robin Givhan!
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David Gregory

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 1/23/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes NBC News White House Correspondent, David Gregory!
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Nina Totenberg

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 1/19/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes National Public Radio's legal affairs correspondent, Nina Totenberg!
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Frank McCourt

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 1/18/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "Teacher Man: A Memoir", Frank McCourt!
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Andrew Sullivan

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 1/17/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes author and blogger, Andrew Sullivan!
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George Stephanopoulos

Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 1/16/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of "This Week", George Stephanopoulos!
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Ken Miller

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 1/12/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes Professor of Biology at Brown University, Ken Miller!
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John Stossel

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 1/11/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes ABC News' John Stossel!
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Carl Bernstein

Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 1/10/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the author of "The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate's Deep Throat",Carl Bernstein.
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Nancy Grace

Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 1/9/2006
TONIGHT: Stephen Colbert welcomes the host of CNN's "Nancy Grace", Nancy Grace.