There’s a lot of pressure for Stephen Colbert to shift from caricature to late night. We’ve still got a couple of months before we can make up our minds, but right now the show’s looking pretty good. Colbert’s done a staggeringly good job keeping people’s attention with Twitter and podcasts over the long summer. He used social media this morning to make a big announcement.
“George Clooney will be my first-ever #LSSC guest on September 8th!” Colbert tweeted. “Could one of you let him know?”