Colbert praises John Gibson’s journalistic courage.

Last week, ThinkProgress noted that Fox News host John Gibson had accused reporters of “news-guy snobbery” for covering the Iraq war instead of Anna Nicole Smith.” “John Gibson is right,” Stephen Colbert said on Thursday, praising Gibson’s “courage” for reporting on Anna Nicole and not Iraq. Watch it:

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