Season 6 Episodes

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Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, Dick Wolf

Season 6, Episode 149 - Air Date: 11/18/2010
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Ian Frazier

Season 6, Episode 148 - Air Date: 11/17/2010
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John Legend

Season 6, Episode 147 - Air Date: 11/16/2010
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David Stern

Season 6, Episode 146 - Air Date: 11/15/2010
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Quincy Jones

Season 6, Episode 145 - Air Date: 11/11/2010
Quincy Jones: Producer/Songwriter, "Soul Bossa Nostra"
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Martha Stewart

Season 6, Episode 144 - Air Date: 11/10/2010
Martha Stewart: Entrepreneur, TV Host and Magazine Publisher
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Cee-Lo Green

Season 6, Episode 143 - Air Date: 11/9/2010
Cee Lo Green: Singer/Songwriter, "The Lady Killer"The former member of Gnarls Barkley and Goodie Mob talks about his new solo album.
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Reza Aslan

Season 6, Episode 142 - Air Date: 11/8/2010
Rand Paul teaches us to protect the rich, and Reza Aslan wants to bring down democracy through art.
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Elvis Costello

Season 6, Episode 141 - Air Date: 11/4/2010
A popular children's TV character is outed, and Elvis Costello threatens to cut off Stephen's thumbs.
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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Season 6, Episode 140 - Air Date: 11/3/2010
Californians decide on Prop 19, and Doris Kearns Goodwin puts the midterm election into perspective.
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Chrystia Freeland, David Frum

Season 6, Episode 139 - Air Date: 11/2/2010
Stephen covers the change sweeping through America with a live broadcast.
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Jonathan Alter

Season 6, Episode 138 - Air Date: 11/1/2010
Christine O'Donnell prays, and Jonathan Alter says Obama's allergy to gimmickry has hurt him.
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Maira Kalman

Season 6, Episode 137 - Air Date: 10/28/2010
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Rep. Tom Perriello, Apolo Anton Ohno

Season 6, Episode 136 - Air Date: 10/27/2010
Stephen looks at the Democrats' chances in the midterms and gives Apolo Ohno a regret.
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Gary Wills

Season 6, Episode 135 - Air Date: 10/26/2010
Stephen prepares for the apocalypse, and Garry Wills writes a book about himself.
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Nicholas Negroponte

Season 6, Episode 134 - Air Date: 10/25/2010
Stephen celebrates his fifth anniversary, and Nicholas Negroponte gives laptops to poor children.
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Bill Bryson

Season 6, Episode 133 - Air Date: 10/14/2010
Stephen gives away free bus tickets to D.C., and Bill Bryson talks about sex in the Middle Ages.
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Austan Goolsbee

Season 6, Episode 132 - Air Date: 10/13/2010
Stephen questions whether it's fair to tax the rich, and Austan Goolsbee gives Obama economic advice.
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Brendan Steinhauser

Season 6, Episode 131 - Air Date: 10/12/2010
Schools find a new way to raise money, and M. Night Shyamalan isn't really here.
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Robert Reich

Season 6, Episode 130 - Air Date: 10/11/2010
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Davis Guggenheim

Season 6, Episode 129 - Air Date: 10/7/2010
Joseph Califano debates Gary Johnson over Prop 19, and Davis Guggenheim addresses failing schools.
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Mavis Staples and Jeff Tweedy

Season 6, Episode 128 - Air Date: 10/6/2010
The government tries to take control of America's food, and Mavis Staples and Jeff Tweedy perform.
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Leon Botstein

Season 6, Episode 127 - Air Date: 10/5/2010
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Eugene Robinson

Season 6, Episode 126 - Air Date: 10/4/2010
The Tea Party reaches out to kids, and Eugene Robinson discusses the four groups of black America.
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Aaron Sorkin

Season 6, Episode 125 - Air Date: 9/30/2010
Stephen questions poll reliability and talks to Aaron Sorkin in the hall while people hand them stuff.
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Steve Rattner

Season 6, Episode 124 - Air Date: 9/29/2010
Stephen visits the offices of Consumer Reports, and Vampire Weekend performs.
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Ross Douthat

Season 6, Episode 123 - Air Date: 9/28/2010
Democratic voters suffer from apathy, and Stephen doubts if Ross Douthat is that conservative.
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Ken Burns

Season 6, Episode 122 - Air Date: 9/27/2010
The GOP blocks the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," and Ken Burns talks about "The Tenth Inning."
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Oscar Goodman

Season 6, Episode 121 - Air Date: 9/23/2010
Stephen concludes his migrant farm worker training and talks to Oscar Goodman about Las Vegas.
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Guillermo Del Toro

Season 6, Episode 120 - Air Date: 9/22/2010
President Obama gives a back-to-school speech, and Guillermo del Toro meets Stephen del Matador.
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Eric Schmidt

Season 6, Episode 119 - Air Date: 9/21/2010
Craigslist shuts down its adult services, and Google CEO Eric Schmidt searches for himself.
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Season 6, Episode 118 - Air Date: 9/20/2010
A 106-year-old woman shares her secret to long life, and Pavement reunites after 11 years.
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Lawrence O'Donnell

Season 6, Episode 117 - Air Date: 9/16/2010
Stephen announces his March to Keep Fear Alive and talks to Lawrence O'Donnell about Tea Partiers.
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Saul Griffith

Season 6, Episode 116 - Air Date: 9/15/2010
The Tea Party wins the Republican primaries, and Saul Griffith tries to solve global warming.
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Sean Wilentz

Season 6, Episode 115 - Air Date: 9/14/2010
Stephen solves the Ground Zero mosque crisis and listens to Sean Wilentz mumble about Bob Dylan.
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Lisa Birnbach

Season 6, Episode 114 - Air Date: 9/13/2010
Lisa Birnbach released "The Official Preppy Handbook" in 1980. Who'd have thought that 30 years later, we'd still have preppies but not books.
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Sen. Jim Webb, Joshua Bleill, Lt. Col. Brent Cummings, John Legend

Season 6, Episode 113 - Air Date: 9/9/2010
David Petraeus honors the Colbert Nation, while Brent Cummings and Josh Bleill talk about their tours.
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Vice President Joe Biden, Gen. Raymond Odierno

Season 6, Episode 112 - Air Date: 9/8/2010
Stephen kicks off his salute to the troops tonight with appearances by the Vice President of the United States and the general who shaved his head.
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Anthony Romero

Season 6, Episode 111 - Air Date: 9/7/2010
The Tea Party wins midterm primaries, and Anthony Romero celebrates the ACLU's anniversary.
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Richard Engel

Season 6, Episode 110 - Air Date: 8/26/2010
Glenn Beck re-founds America, and Richard Engel talks about the end of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
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Andrew Hacker, Heidi Cullen

Season 6, Episode 109 - Air Date: 8/25/2010
Andrew Hacker dismisses for-profit colleges, and Heidi Cullen warns of extreme weather
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Jeffrey Goldberg

Season 6, Episode 108 - Air Date: 8/24/2010
Stephen examines Internet privacy and talks to Jeffrey Goldberg about conflict in the Middle East.
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Leslie Kean

Season 6, Episode 107 - Air Date: 8/23/2010
President Obama must prove he's not Muslim, and Leslie Kean calls for an investigation of UFOs.
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Jon Krakauer

Season 6, Episode 106 - Air Date: 8/19/2010
Stephen finds out if there's still BP oil in the Gulf, and talks to Jon Krakauer about glory.
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Thomas French

Season 6, Episode 105 - Air Date: 8/18/2010
Laura Schlessinger gets in trouble, and Thomas French explains what it takes to build a zoo.
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Barry Levine

Season 6, Episode 104 - Air Date: 8/17/2010
Stephen examines the meat industry and asks Barry Levine about his National Enquirer file.
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Richard Clarke, John Fetterman

Season 6, Episode 103 - Air Date: 8/16/2010
Richard Clarke wants a smaller intelligence community, and John Fetterman revitalizes Braddock, PA.
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Chuck Close

Season 6, Episode 102 - Air Date: 8/12/2010
Stephen checks in on the state of America's seniors and talks to Chuck Close about art.
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David Finkel

Season 6, Episode 101 - Air Date: 8/11/2010
Michelle Obama vacations in Spain, and David Finkel describes the Iraq War's effect on American troops.
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Dylan Ratigan

Season 6, Episode 100 - Air Date: 8/10/2010
Stephen names his Alpha Dog of the Week, and talks to Dylan Ratigan about Wall Street.
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Savion Glover

Season 6, Episode 99 - Air Date: 8/5/2010
Californians can now legally marry their pot plant, and Savion Glover performs.
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Michael Posner

Season 6, Episode 98 - Air Date: 8/4/2010
P.K. Winsome introduces Nielsen Mandela, and Michael Posner discusses international democracy.
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Laura Ingraham

Season 6, Episode 97 - Air Date: 8/3/2010
Stephen reads some of Barack Obama's private musings to Laura Ingraham.
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Jimmy Cliff

Season 6, Episode 96 - Air Date: 8/2/2010
Stephen previews the 2012 Olympics in London, and Jimmy Cliff performs.
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Andy Cohen

Season 6, Episode 95 - Air Date: 7/29/2010
Bill O'Reilly issues a rare apology, and Stephen pours Andy Cohen a cocktail.
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Elon Musk

Season 6, Episode 94 - Air Date: 7/28/2010
President Obama blows off the Boy Scouts, and Elon Musk discusses the future of electric cars.
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Thomas S. Blanton, Kevin Kline

Season 6, Episode 93 - Air Date: 7/27/2010
Stephen questions the mission in Afghanistan and challenges Kevin Kline with Shakespeare.
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Hephzibah Anderson

Season 6, Episode 92 - Air Date: 7/26/2010
Stephen downloads the solution to stop media piracy, and Hephzibah Anderson talks about her year without sex.
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Arturo Rodriguez

Season 6, Episode 91 - Air Date: 7/8/2010
Arturo Rodriguez, president of the United Farm Workers of America talks with Stephen about immigrant workers.
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Steve Carell

Season 6, Episode 90 - Air Date: 7/7/2010
Actor and old friend Steve Carell faces off against Stephen Colbert
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Garret Keizer

Season 6, Episode 89 - Air Date: 7/6/2010
Writer Garret Keizer talks about his new book: "The Unwanted Sound of Everything We Want: A Book About Noise"
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Paul Krugman, Dr. Michio Kaku

Season 6, Episode 88 - Air Date: 7/5/2010
Stephen joins Cindy Cohn on the Internet and talks to Michio Kaku about invisibility cloaks.
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Manny Howard

Season 6, Episode 87 - Air Date: 7/1/2010
Texas Republicans want to criminalize homosexuality, and Manny Howard turns his backyard into a farm.
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Nicholas Carr

Season 6, Episode 86 - Air Date: 6/30/2010
Stephen plays one-on-one with Allan Houston, and Nicholas Carr criticizes the Internet.
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Mayor Julian Castro

Season 6, Episode 85 - Air Date: 6/29/2010
BP puts a positive spin on the oil spill, and Stephen interviews Mayor Julian Castro.
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Michael Hastings, John Waters

Season 6, Episode 84 - Air Date: 6/28/2010
Michael Hastings discusses Rolling Stone article, and John Waters supports childhood rebellion.
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Michael Specter

Season 6, Episode 83 - Air Date: 6/24/2010
Stephen completes astronaut training, and Michael Specter discusses the dangers of denying science.
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Tim Westergren

Season 6, Episode 82 - Air Date: 6/23/2010
Stephen asks if Glenn Beck is a civil rights hero and talks to Tim Westergren about Pandora.
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Gloria Steinem

Season 6, Episode 81 - Air Date: 6/22/2010
Stephen starts his astronaut training, and Gloria Steinem discusses the benefits of men raising kids.
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Wes Moore

Season 6, Episode 80 - Air Date: 6/21/2010
Stephen interviews for an astronaut position, and Wes Moore discusses the imprisoned Wes Moore.
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David Mamet

Season 6, Episode 79 - Air Date: 6/17/2010
Stephen helps Bob Inglis win in South Carolina, and David Mamet discusses the dying theater.
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Season 6, Episode 78 - Air Date: 6/16/2010
Stephen gives a short, self-indulgent update on Twitter, and Devo performs.
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Dr. Carl Safina

Season 6, Episode 77 - Air Date: 6/15/2010
Stephen has to stop hunting men and wants Carl Safina to change the color of his Blue Ocean Institute.
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Stephen Prothero

Season 6, Episode 76 - Air Date: 6/14/2010
Stephen recaps the Tony Awards, and Stephen Prothero is going to Hell in seven religions.
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Alan Bean

Season 6, Episode 75 - Air Date: 6/10/2010
Marc Fisher debates soccer with Mark Starr, and Alan Bean shows off his moon dust paintings.
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Amb. Michael Oren, Sen. Sam Nunn

Season 6, Episode 74 - Air Date: 6/9/2010
Michael Oren defends Israel's flotilla raid, and Sam Nunn warns of the nuclear terrorism threat.
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Mark Frauenfelder

Season 6, Episode 73 - Air Date: 6/8/2010
Stephen visits the Consumer Reports labs, and Mark Frauenfelder plays his cigar-box guitar.
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James Carville, Jonathan Alter

Season 6, Episode 72 - Air Date: 6/7/2010
Stephen fundraises for a worthy cause, and Jonathan Alter discusses President Obama's first year.
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Vampire Weekend

Season 6, Episode 71 - Air Date: 6/3/2010
Stephen visits the offices of Consumer Reports, and Vampire Weekend performs.
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Lisa Miller

Season 6, Episode 70 - Air Date: 6/2/2010
Stephen shows shocking footage from Spain, and Lisa Miller spends seven minutes in Heaven.
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Season 6, Episode 69 - Air Date: 6/1/2010
Manned spaceflight nears its end, and Ayaan Hirsi Ali lives under a constant death threat.
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The Hold Steady

Season 6, Episode 68 - Air Date: 5/13/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the band The Hold Steady.
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Deepak Chopra

Season 6, Episode 67 - Air Date: 5/12/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes self help guru and author of The Shadow Effect: Illuminating the Hidden Power of Your True Self, Deepak Chopra.
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Hampton Sides

Season 6, Episode 66 - Air Date: 5/11/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes historian and author of Hellhound on His Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Gov. Gary Johnson

Season 6, Episode 65 - Air Date: 5/10/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the former Governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson, Also, Stephen talks with George Washington University's Scheherazade Rehman about the Greek bailout.
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Stewart Brand

Season 6, Episode 64 - Air Date: 5/6/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes environmentalist and author of Whole Earth Discipline: An Ecopragmatist Manifesto, Stewart Brand.
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David Isay

Season 6, Episode 63 - Air Date: 5/5/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the founder of StoryCorps and author of Mom: A Celebration of Mothers from StoryCorps, David Isay.
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Michael J. Fox, Mark W. Moffett

Season 6, Episode 62 - Air Date: 5/4/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes explorer, biologist and author of Adventures among Ants: A Global Safari with a Cast of Trillions, Mark Moffett.
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Elizabeth Warren

Season 6, Episode 61 - Air Date: 5/3/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes Harvard law professor Elizabeth Warren. Also, Stephen talks with the president of the Salt Institute Lori Roman and the executive director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest Michael Jacobson about salt intake regulation.
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Abel Maldonado, OK Go

Season 6, Episode 60 - Air Date: 4/29/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the band Ok Go. Also, Stephen talks with California's Lt. Governor Abel Moldonado about Proposition 14.
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Gregg Easterbrook

Season 6, Episode 59 - Air Date: 4/28/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the contributing editor for the Atlantic Monthly and author of Sonic Boom: Globalization at Mach Speed, Gregg Easterbrook.
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Conn Iggulden

Season 6, Episode 58 - Air Date: 4/27/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the co-author of The Dangerous Book of Heroes, Conn Iggulden.
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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

Season 6, Episode 57 - Air Date: 4/26/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes singer Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings.
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Season 6, Episode 56 - Air Date: 4/22/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes musical group Gorillaz.
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Craig Robinson

Season 6, Episode 55 - Air Date: 4/21/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes Oregon State University's basketball coach and author of A Game of Character: A Family Journey from Chicago's Southside to the Ivy League and Beyond, Craig Robinson.
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Jeffrey Katzenberg

Season 6, Episode 54 - Air Date: 4/20/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the chief executive of Dreamworks animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg.
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Andrew Ross Sorkin, George Will

Season 6, Episode 53 - Air Date: 4/19/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes political pundit George Will. Also, Stephen talks with New York Times financial columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin
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Aimee Mullins

Season 6, Episode 52 - Air Date: 4/15/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes athlete, actress and activist Aimee Mullins
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David Shields

Season 6, Episode 51 - Air Date: 4/14/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the author of Reality Hunger: A Manifesto, David Shields. Also, Stephen talks with the host of This Week, Jake Tapper and Bill Adair from politicfact.
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Jon Mooallem

Season 6, Episode 50 - Air Date: 4/13/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes New York Times journalist Jon Mooallem.
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Jeffrey Toobin, Julian Assange

Season 6, Episode 49 - Air Date: 4/12/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes the founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange. Also, Stephen talks with Jeffrey Toobin about the replacement of Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.
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Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Season 6, Episode 48 - Air Date: 4/8/2010
Tonight Stephen welcomes astrophysicist and the director of the Hayden Planetarium, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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David Simon

Season 6, Episode 47 - Air Date: 4/7/2010
Jeff Goldblum blesses a cigarette, and David Simon talks about his new show, "Treme."
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Joe Bastardi, Brenda Ekwurzel, Rev. Al Sharpton

Season 6, Episode 46 - Air Date: 4/6/2010
Scrabble changes its rules to allow proper names, and Al Sharpton fights for education reform.
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Dean Kamen

Season 6, Episode 45 - Air Date: 4/5/2010
Fox cancels "24," and Dean Kamen talks about his new advanced prosthetic arm invention.
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David Frum, Judith Shulevitz

Season 6, Episode 44 - Air Date: 4/1/2010
David Frum gets fired from the Republican cult, and Judith Shulevitz discusses the Sabbath.
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Craig Mullaney

Season 6, Episode 43 - Air Date: 3/31/2010
The federal government raids an anti-government militia, and Craig Mullaney discusses Afghanistan.
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Simon Johnson

Season 6, Episode 42 - Air Date: 3/30/2010
Scandal rocks the church even harder than Creed, and Simon Johnson thinks banks have too much power.
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Sen. Claire McCaskill

Season 6, Episode 41 - Air Date: 3/29/2010
Stephen breeds the elderly in captivity, and Claire McCaskill sends a message to Rush Limbaugh.
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Mary Matalin

Season 6, Episode 40 - Air Date: 3/18/2010
James Martin defends social justice, and Mary Matalin tries to avoid Republican talking points.
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Nell Irvin Painter

Season 6, Episode 39 - Air Date: 3/17/2010
Doctors offer vasectomy deals for March Madness, and Stephen arm-wrestles Nell Irvin Painter.
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Rebecca Skloot

Season 6, Episode 38 - Air Date: 3/16/2010
Stephen examines the way Americans eat and talks to Rebecca Skloot about the ethics of science.
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Robert Baer

Season 6, Episode 37 - Air Date: 3/15/2010
Stephen questions the media's focus and asks Robert Baer if the squirrel is in the basket.
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David Aaronovitch

Season 6, Episode 36 - Air Date: 3/11/2010
Scott Rasmussen interprets poll results, and David Aaronovitch discusses conspiracy theories.
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Sean Carroll

Season 6, Episode 35 - Air Date: 3/10/2010
Charlie Cook discusses health care reconciliation, and Sean Carroll talks about the mystery of time.
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Annie Leonard

Season 6, Episode 34 - Air Date: 3/9/2010
Pringles recalls its two best flavors, and Annie Leonard says Americans have too much stuff.
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Ezra Klein, Tom Hanks

Season 6, Episode 33 - Air Date: 3/8/2010
Ezra Klein details the reconciliation process, and Tom Hanks discusses his role as a history maker.
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Barry Schwartz

Season 6, Episode 32 - Air Date: 3/5/2010
Iraqi candidates sway voters with gifts, and Barry Schwartz explains the downside of too many choices.
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Scheherazade Rehman, Garry Wills

Season 6, Episode 31 - Air Date: 3/4/2010
Scheherazade Rehman debates Greece's economy, and Garry Wills says the president has too much power.
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David Brooks

Season 6, Episode 30 - Air Date: 3/3/2010
Kids may be the key to our economic future, and David Brooks discusses moderate conservatism.
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Don Cheadle

Season 6, Episode 29 - Air Date: 3/2/2010
Michael Buble sings two national anthems, and Don Cheadle considers doing heroin for Darfur.
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Shani Davis, Seth Wescott

Season 6, Episode 28 - Air Date: 3/1/2010
Shani Davis thanks the Colbert Nation for his medals, and Seth Wescott refuses to wear tight clothing.
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Scott Hamilton, Jeret Peterson, Ryan St. Onge

Season 6, Episode 27 - Air Date: 2/25/2010
Scott Hamilton discusses figure skating, while Ryan St. Onge and Jeret Peterson face an intervention.
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Lindsey Vonn, Bob Costas

Season 6, Episode 26 - Air Date: 2/25/2010
Lindsey Vonn discusses her Austrian cheese remedy, and Bob Costas doesn't care who wins.
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Shaun White

Season 6, Episode 25 - Air Date: 2/25/2010
Stephen offends Ujjal Dosanjh and invites Shaun White for a Canadian beer.
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Al Michaels, David Ross

Season 6, Episode 24 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Al Michaels considers an Al Qaeda bobsled team, and Stephen unveils his Vancouver poster to David Ross.
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Claire Danes

Season 6, Episode 23 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Stephen profiles Chicago's 5th district, and Claire Danes discusses her role as Temple Grandin.
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George Stephanopoulos

Season 6, Episode 22 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Chris Dodd wants to take away corporate free speech, and George Stephanopoulos drinks a Heineken.
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Jonathan Safran Foer

Season 6, Episode 21 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Sarah Palin writes notes on her hand, and Jonathan Safran Foer urges Americans to eat less meat.
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Henry Louis Gates

Season 6, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
A former CIA agent makes startling revelations, and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. analyzes Stephen's DNA.
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Peter Cove, John Durant

Season 6, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Stephen has advice for getting America back to work, and John Durant wants us to live like cavemen.
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Eliot Spitzer

Season 6, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Stephen pays tribute to J.D. Salinger, and Eliot Spitzer is happy to see Obama tough on Wall Street.
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Nicole Detling Miller, Jessica Smith, Harold Ford Jr.

Season 6, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen wins a Grammy, and Harold Ford Jr. defends his new support for gay marriage.
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David Gergen

Season 6, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen praises Bob McDonnell's speech, and David Gergen examines the State of the Union address.
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Arthur Benjamin

Season 6, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen demands an iPad and hopes Arthur Benjamin tells him what comes after 14.
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Paul Begala, Mika Brzezinski

Season 6, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Paul Begala urges Democrats to fight back, and Mika Brzezinski balances work with parenting.
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Kati Marton

Season 6, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
An unlikely candidate emerges for a New York Senate seat, and Kati Marton discusses communist Hungary.
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John Farmer

Season 6, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen reviews Obama's first year in office, examines airport terrorism and discusses national security with John Farmer, dean of Rutgers-Newark Law School.
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Dick Ebersol

Season 6, Episode 11 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen races speedskater Shani Davis and overcomes adversity to interview Dick Ebersol.
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Stephen Bosworth

Season 6, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/18/2010
Stephen attempts to make an Olympic team, and Stephen Bosworth talks about North Korea.
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Dr. Margaret Palmer, Emily Pilloton

Season 6, Episode 9 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen wants to dig for coal, and Emily Pilloton uses industrial design to help the world's needy.
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Kathleen Sebelius

Season 6, Episode 8 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Americans walk away from their mortgages, and Stephen talks to Kathleen Sebelius.
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John Heilemann

Season 6, Episode 7 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Stephen examines the "Avatar" controversy and talks to John Heilemann about "Game Change."
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Raj Patel

Season 6, Episode 6 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Obama won't admit we're in the middle of a war, and Raj Patel talks about "The Value of Nothing."
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Morgan Freeman

Season 6, Episode 5 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
Eugene Jarecki speaks out against large banks, and Morgan Freeman says untrustworthy things.
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Barry Scheck, James Fowler

Season 6, Episode 4 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
America executes fewer prisoners, and James Fowler talks about the power of social networks.
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Capt. Charles Moore

Season 6, Episode 3 - Air Date: 2/12/2010
The Senate and House debate health care, and Charles Moore discovers a floating patch of garbage.
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Riley Crane

Season 6, Episode 2 - Air Date: 1/5/2010
The military responds to the underwear bomber, and Riley Crane wins a contest to find 10 balloons.
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Erick Erickson

Season 6, Episode 1 - Air Date: 1/4/2010
Stephen tries out for the U.S. curling team, and Erick Erickson opposes the RNC's purity test.