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12.18.14 10:45 AM ET

The Ultimate 'Colbert Report' Supercut

Some of Dr. Stephen T. Colbert D.F.A.'s best moments behind the desk.

Thursday evening will prove to be a landmark night in TV history. The long-running comedic news show The Colbert Report will air its final episode. Host Stephen Colbert will hang up his pundit persona in order to prepare taking over The Late Show duties when David Letterman retires this May.

The only supercut of Colbert that would truly capture his brilliance would be to simply run every episode of the show in order from the beginning, but here's one that's under four minutes.