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Stephen Colbert

The Colbert family history

Stephen Colbert relates stories within his own family about their ancestry in Canada.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

Family traditions and customs

Stephen Colbert talks about traditions and customs he's kept alive in his own family over the generations.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

The legacy of British colonialism and Irish Americans

Stephen Colbert talks about what it means to be Irish in America, the legacy of British colonialism, and a surprising discovery about his wife's heritage.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments

The immigrant experience in American history

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Stephen Colbert discuss why it's important to know where you come from, and the place of the Colbert family in the context of American history.

Jan 19th, 2010 | Comments
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