Transcript for Instant Index: It's Official: Stephen Colbert to Take David Letterman's Place
your money. Our "Instant index" tonight begins with a provocative question and some intriguing new evidence. The question, was Jesus married? Scholars from Harvard, Columbia and mit have been studying this tiny ancient with the words and Jesus said to them, my wife. It was once thought to be a fake. Tonight they say carbon testing proves it is an ancient document. It doesn't prove Jesus had a wife but for now, it's an intriguing clue. It's official the hear to David letter man's thrown is Koe Bert. By the way co-bert will not perform in character on the new show. ABC's jimmy Kimmel welcomed him sand saying a finer or funnier man I do not know. We have an announcement tonight. Today James goldsystton was named president of ABC news. For three years he has guided the shows on ABC news unincludiuninclu unincluding this one. He's a veteran of the bbc and news coverage around the world. With James at the helm, our best days are ahead of us.
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