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Late Laughs for the week of September 12 - 18, 2021

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

[The audience] want[s] to hear me talk about the big story everyone is talking about right now; it continues to be the chaos surrounding the big, poorly handled regime change — over at "Jeopardy!"   During their search, ["Jeopardy!"] tried everyone from friend-of-the-show Anderson Cooper to friend-of-the-show LeVar Burton to friend-of-the-show Katie Couric to Dr. Oz. Which is why people were a bit surprised when, in the end, as their permanent week-night host, the executive producers of "Jeopardy!" selected executive producer Mike Richards. Wow! What are the odds? About the same as me being named Stephen Colbert Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive.   The withdrawal [from Afghanistan] did not go quite as well as Joe Biden h...