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Carmen Yulín Cruz Praises Americans’ Big Hearts, Warns Trump’s Tax Plan Will Hurt Puerto Rico on The Late Show

It's been just over two months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, and the island is still undergoing a massive recovery effort. San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who's become a popular spokesperson for the island as she's led her city through recovery, was on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to update us on Puerto Rico's progress, thank the American people for their generosity, and warn that certain U.S. government actions and policies are harmful to Puerto Rico's recovery.

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If the Stranger Things Kids Could Stop Being So Great at Literally Everything, My Self-Esteem Would Appreciate It

Added to the list of things they're great at: Motown covers!

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Stephen Colbert and Nick Kroll’s #PuberMe Raised $1,000,000 for Puerto Rico With a Final Lin-Manuel Miranda Video

The campaign for Puerto Rico hurricane relief raised $1,000,00 with a grand finale from Lin-Manuel Miranda who shared a perfectly awkward teenage video.

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Late Night Hosts Show Trump How Easy It Is to Rebuke Charlottesville Nazis and Terrorism

"I've seen angrier Yelp reviews!"

Last night, all the late night talk show hosts tackled the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. Yes, even Jimmy Fallon.

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Samantha Bee Won Last Night’s Daily Show Reunion Before It Even Started

Last night's Daily Show reunion on Stephen Colbert's Late Show came on what could not have been a more appropriate night. A huge political shitstorm hit the fan when FBI Director James Comey was fired by Donald Trump during an FBI investigation into Trump's campaign, and all our favorite political comedians were in one place. Still, our favorite moment came well before either of those things happened.

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Watch Stephen Colbert Pretend to Mourn His “Papa Bear” Bill O’Reilly

Turns out that Bill O'Reilly's banishment from Fox News is such sweet sorrow for at least one person—fake Stephen Colbert, the assumed persona the comedian played for a decade on the Colbert Report. On The Late Show, Colbert gets to be himself, but last night he brought us a very special message from his conservative commentator character, who was inspired by O'Reilly.

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Stephen Colbert Mocks the Hell out of Alex Jones and His Alleged “Performance Art”

Stephen Colbert was born to play Alex Jones. The comedian, who spent ten years on The Colbert Report as a faux conservative commentator, nailed the hate-spewing far-Right provocateur to the wall in a sketch on The Late Show.

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Go to Your Happy Place With the Muppets Mashup Sean Spicer Was Asking For

White House press secretary is a hard enough job when your boss isn't Donald Trump, a man who regularly says ridiculous, indefensible things—especially when that same man demands endless adulation from anyone and everyone in return. This has given us a lot to mock about Sean Spicer, and we've happily obliged, with this Muppets parody from The Late Show needling him over the Trump team's trademark boasting.

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Patrick Stewart and Stephen Colbert in “Waiting for Godot’s Obamacare Replacement”

Samuel Beckett's never-before-seen masterpiece.

Patrick Stewart and Stephen Colbert team up on The Late Show for a sketch that ribs Beckett and skewers Trump's healthcare promises. And was that Star Trek reference?! *grabby hands*

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Yvette Nicole Brown Has No Patience For Donald Trump’s Use of Civil Rights Icons as Props

Yvette Nicole Brown was on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, where she expressed absolutely no patience for President Trump's use of civil rights icons as props during his visit to the National Museum of African-American History.

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Things We Saw Today: Andrew Garfield and Idina Menzel Star in Absurd Trailer for Teenage War

Stephen Colbert, inspired by Monster Trucks, takes the ideas of eight children to create a dramatic story of two teenagers named Bob with an A-list cast.

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Adam Driver Remembers Carrie Fisher: “She Burns Very Bright”

Adam Driver, who plays Kylo Ren, took a moment on his The Late Show with Stephen Colbert appearance to talk about his space mom.

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Carrie Fisher on Women Jedi and Her Desire for Leia to Have a Purple Lightsaber

There are few things that we can rely on in this cold and dark world, but Carrie Fisher's charm is one of them.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Pledges to “Make America Smart Again” When it Comes to Science

Neil deGrasse Tyson has made it his personal mission to make science accessible and understandable for more people. And he's not going to stop.

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Things We Saw Today: New Spider-Man: Homecoming Photos Tease Tony Stark and Pink Jammies

The Spider-Man: Homecoming crew moved production to NYC recently, so there are a generous amount of images of Tom Holland sitting on fire escapes, possibly meeting Tony Stark, and wearing this tourist-friendly outfit.

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Stephen Colbert Teaches Millie Bobby Brown About the ’80s, Then She Teaches Him Millennial Slang

After charming all of us with her breakout role in Stranger Things, Millie Bobby Brown continues to delight us on the press circuit, most recently on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. The two forged an intergenerational friendship, discussing all things '80s as well as all the hip new millennial topics that Colbert needs to catch up on.

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Things We Saw Today: John Oliver Really, Really Hates Birds

As the weather changes, birds will start migrating. John Oliver hopes they'll never come back.

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George Takei and Stephen Colbert Celebrate Star Trek With a Red Alert

Yesterday was the 50th anniversary of Star Trek's premiere, so naturally super-nerd Stephen Colbert invited George Takei as a guest on The Late Show.

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Watch Gene Wilder Explain His Only Fight With Mel Brooks In What Would Be His Final Late Night Appearance

Thanks for the memories.

Monday brought the awful news that Gene Wilder had passed away and since then, tributes to the legendary comedic actor have been pouring in on social media and television.

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Stephen Colbert “Hacked” Rami Malek’s Empty Instagram

Mr. Robot's Rami Malek went on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert where the two bonded over profound alienation and discussed Malek's own relationship with technology.

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