Honorary Knox Alum Stephen Colbert

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From: Vox.com -

CBS announced today that Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman as host of The Late Show… The Wall Street Journal is reporting that he will abandon the right-wing cable blowhard character he played on The Colbert Report and The Daily Show and be himself…

Here are a few moments where Colbert dropped the act and gave some clues to what he’s going to be like as host of The Late Show: … His 2006 speech at Knox College (coming one year after then-Sen. Barack Obama’s famous commencement speech there) falls somewhere in between in and out-of-character. “My name is Stephen Colbert, but I actually play someone on television named Stephen Colbert, who looks like me, and who talks like me, but who says things with a straight face he doesn’t mean,” he begins…
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