Stephen Colbert and Philosophy: I Am Philosophy (And So Can You!) (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Stephen Colbert and Philosophy: I Am Philosophy (And So Can You!) (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Aaron Allen Schiller


At the pinnacle of The Colbert Report, essentially the most renowned exhibits on tv, Stephen Colbert is a popular culture phenomenon. multiple million humans sponsored his pretend candidacy within the 2008 U.S. presidential election on fb, a testomony to the really wealthy set of concerns and feelings Colbert brings to brain. Stephen Colbert and Philosophy is filled with considerate and fun chapters, every one written by way of a thinker and all inquisitive about Colbert's inimitable truth — from his notice creations (truthiness, wikiality, freem, and others) to his place as a faux-pundit who brazenly mocks Fox information and CNN. even supposing many of the dialogue is situated round The Colbert Report, this assortment doesn't forget both his best-selling e-book, I Am the USA (And So Can You!), or his public performances, together with his incendiary 2006 White condo Press Correspondents' Dinner speech.

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