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Reuters) - Comedy Central has suspended production of the Colbert Report for at least two days, an unexplained development that ignited widespread speculation about the popular satirical news show on Twitter and other social networks.
Originally posted by imawlinn
Jon Stewart will be next. Hopefully not anything serious though. Possibly technical or health problem?
Originally posted by Blackmarketeer
reply to post by capone1
Not from what I've read, they canceled the taping of the show, and contacted the ticket holders by email, so the show never took place. Rollingstone is saying the cancellation may be due to a family emergency.
Originally posted by PaxVeritas
I hope nothing is wrong with Colbert or his family. He seems like a good dude and he's a genius IMO.
Originally posted by FugitiveSoul
The last time the Daily Show went on quick suspension of taping, it was because Jon Stewarts wife gave birth. There's likely a similar situation here. Hopefully it's a family blessing like Stewart's and not a tragedy.