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Colbert: TV can make you believe in more than marriage equality

By Andrew Jones
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 10:28 EDT
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Stephen Colbert on Biden and Obama stance on marriage. Screenshot via Comedy Central.
 
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Stephen Colbert poked a little fun on Monday evening at Vice President Joe Biden’s television-inspired decision to support marriage equality

Biden said on NBC’s Meet The Press that the sitcom Will & Grace helped him develop his current position and did “more to educate the American public than almost anything anybody has ever done so far.”

“Here’s right folks, he’s right,” Colbert said. “These kind of TV shows can change our minds. Until I saw Frazier, I refused to accept the existence of Seattle.”

WATCH: Video from Comedy Central, which was broadcast on May 7, 2012.

Andrew Jones
Andrew Jones
Andrew Jones is a staff writer/reporter for Raw Story. Besides covering politics, he is also a freelance sports journalist, as well as a slam poetry and music artist. You can follow him on Twitter @sluggahjells.
 
 
 
 
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