Stephen Colbert Almost Worked for David Letterman

Colbert revealed that he tried to work on Letterman's show as a writer.
1:05 | 04/23/14

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America's -- Last night Stephen Colbert are paying a visit to the late show to check it out. Post David Letterman will retire sometime next year in cold air will take Letterman succeed there at CBS. Anything to get along pretty well they're revealed that he tried several times before -- Get a job as a -- on the -- finally managed to land an internship but he turned it down because there wasn't an impact. Who could -- all right. Expensive city if -- -- I -- ask the next job I'm taking here that pays. About clarity signs like these. -- -- -- Her -- also on Letterman last night our own Robin Roberts who has written a book about overcoming a rare blood disorder -- told Letterman she is now healthier and happier. And she has -- movie. Just as one of Fuzzy fantastic as always you're -- right.

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