11 Best Hollywood Twitter Reactions To Stephen Colbert As Letterman’s Replacement

04.10.14 4 years ago

News broke this morning that CBS has snagged Stephen Colbert away from Comedy Central to replace David Letterman when he retires next year. Obviously the Internet immediately exploded. Here are some of the best reactions!

#1 – Some questioned if Colbert can handle the hard-hitting questions.

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#2 – While others quickly discovered his secret to success.

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#3 – Some speculated on the fate of 'The Colbert Report'.

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#4 – While others just wanted to be guests…eventually.

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#5 – It wasn't long until this startling statistic came out.

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#6 – The rest of the Late Night family welcomed him to the cult club.

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#7 – While existential ennui gripped the folks at home.

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#8 – The ins-and-outs of show business musical chairs are complex and murky.

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#9 – And the casting call for Colbert's replacement might be tricky.

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#10 – In the end, he overcame every obstacle to succeed!

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#11 – But this still would've been funny.

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