Waiting for the Nightly: Colbert replacement Larry Wilmore walks a tightrope of opinion

January 29, 2015 3:22 PM

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Waiting for the Nightly: Colbert replacement Larry Wilmore walks a tightrope of opinion

Neither of the shows that have stepped in to both spiritually and literally follow The Daily Show wasted any time letting viewers know what their animating concepts would be.

Stephen Colbert’s very first segment was on truthiness, the feel-good version of facts that came to define both his persona and his series — and maybe even the back half of the 2000s, cable-news-wise. For The Nightly Show, his Colbert replacement, Larry Wilmore, has chosen “Keeping it 100,” a self-c...

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