Nick Kroll Went To Burning Man And Was Really Into It

  • Published on Oct 4, 2018
  • 'Big Mouth' creator Nick Kroll couldn't understand why strangers at Burning Man greeted him with open arms upon arrival, but by the end he felt right at home.
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Comments • 454

  • Olivia Brown
    Olivia Brown Day ago

    why am i attracted to him wtf

  • Joey Monster
    Joey Monster 5 days ago

    Shane Lizard

  • Ryan Naylor
    Ryan Naylor 7 days ago

    Kroll said on Joe Rogans podcast he had done acid the first time ever at Burning Man... explains exactly how he ended up right at home by the end lol...

  • Caitlin Sanderson
    Caitlin Sanderson 8 days ago

    He looks so hot but he's got n o s o c k s o n fam

  • Adam Johnson
    Adam Johnson 9 days ago

    I’m pretty sure the shame wizard is voiced by the English dude from Fargo season 3 lol

  • Amelia Anderson
    Amelia Anderson 15 days ago

    Wtf is nick kroll on?

  • Samantha Bloom
    Samantha Bloom 16 days ago

    Why is he shaming nick for liking burning man?? Get less uptight, man

  • CB 1014
    CB 1014 16 days ago +1

    I used to work w a girl who would go to burning man. Cant stand how people pretend to like that shittt. Fuckin scrub losers.

  • CB 1014
    CB 1014 16 days ago +3

    I live in Boston and thats spot on

  • Bozo The Clown
    Bozo The Clown 17 days ago

    I'm fucking going to burning man now

  • O K A Y V I B E S
    O K A Y V I B E S 18 days ago

    Nick is fucking adorable. Wtf.

  • Mitchell Murray
    Mitchell Murray 19 days ago

    I want to go to burning man so badly

  • Jahdaipie
    Jahdaipie 19 days ago

    i just realized he’s like, attractive

  • Tuckypoontapper 97
    Tuckypoontapper 97 19 days ago

    Shittt what I wouldn’t pay to go to burning man with THE ALMIGHTY NICK KROLL!! 🤘

  • mothball boxes
    mothball boxes 20 days ago

    What happened to Colbert? What a stiff.

  • Doreen Schrader
    Doreen Schrader 20 days ago

    Can't like this enough

  • mickey milkovich
    mickey milkovich 21 day ago

    i actually am in love with nick

  • Marcel Carneiro
    Marcel Carneiro 21 day ago

    Stephen's reaction at 7:41 is too much lmao

  • The Debaucherous Dweeb

    The fact that Nick didn’t even compute the possibility that Stephen didn’t mean “go to burning man” and instead thought he was just gonna leave... oh boy that one got me good.

  • Jacob A
    Jacob A 22 days ago

    "Is this live?"

  • Special Agent0099
    Special Agent0099 22 days ago

    "I went to Boston once"...

  • holly chapman
    holly chapman 23 days ago +175

    listen i’m not saying i’m completely and utterly in love with him, but....

    • ThePopushi
      ThePopushi 3 days ago

      omg me too :'(

    • Suemaiya H8sPapaya
      Suemaiya H8sPapaya 8 days ago

      Imagine him Using the hormone monster’s voice whispering in your ear. Yeah, you’re welcome 😩

    • Devin Cierley
      Devin Cierley 18 days ago +1

      Me w/ john!!

  • I’m funny I swear
    I’m funny I swear 23 days ago +4

    1:32 you can see his wittle bewy

  • Organon
    Organon 24 days ago

    The Shame Wizard is Roger Daltry?

  • Stephanie Northcutt
    Stephanie Northcutt 24 days ago

    I’d like to think the Boston guy was just Jeremy Dooley from Achievement Hunter

  • Cici
    Cici 25 days ago

    Just close your eyes and then this just becomes another Big Mouth episode

  • Stephen Sharpe
    Stephen Sharpe 26 days ago

    Nick Kroll looks like a cross between a young Jeff Goldblum and a muppet....that one from the Muppet band...Janice.

  • Angela Covacs
    Angela Covacs 26 days ago

    What is it they bleeped, White Nikes and what?

  • River Long
    River Long 26 days ago +1

    It's pretty interesting that Colbert isn't going along with this so much. I thought showbiz types had to approve of basically everything wild and crazy.

  • Jake Matthews
    Jake Matthews 26 days ago

    Burning Man sheds the outer layers of society off and allows you to experience life and yourself at the core that connects us all. The people who don't get it have just been disconnected for too long. This Monty Python bit says it very well:

  • adarsh sirsat
    adarsh sirsat 26 days ago

    Sounds fun

  • Live Till I Die
    Live Till I Die 26 days ago

    Big Mouth is my new fav show, its hilarious and heartwarming.

  • Douglas Hanes
    Douglas Hanes 27 days ago

    John and Jenny are hilarious tho. Its only you nick, ideas>voices

  • Douglas Hanes
    Douglas Hanes 27 days ago

    Be funny nick, maybe season 3....

  • Jessica D
    Jessica D 28 days ago

    Stephen please go to burning man for an outside the studio piece!!!

  • Firefenex1996
    Firefenex1996 28 days ago

    Not gunna lie. Colbert needs to work on his segways a little more. I know almost every talkshow interview has drawn out topics they are told to ask guests about but damn...

  • Joss
    Joss 28 days ago

    What did he say that was bleeped out?

  • Patrick Paradis
    Patrick Paradis 28 days ago

    :| what a tame clip... finished the season yesterday, Hilarious show, and that clip is just... they found one of the 30 second moments with only 1 joke in it... i suppose anything that was Actually funny couldn't be broadcast on such a channel?

  • Jeaniemaii92
    Jeaniemaii92 28 days ago

    Steve is right Burning Man is a Ritual's a demonic ritual people are so blind.

  • Richie Moriarty
    Richie Moriarty 29 days ago

    does Kroll know he's mic'ed? he's screaming through this whole interview.

  • tomitstube
    tomitstube 29 days ago

    uh, christianity is a cult. "i wonder what father wants next". catholicism is a cult, the baptists are a cult, mormonism is a cult, judaism and islam are cults... going to a trump rally is a cult. you don't have to join anything or pay membership dues to go to burning man.

  • P H
    P H Month ago

    "I guess we should stand up?" HAHAHA HA! Big Mouth has spoken.

  • cevlapod
    cevlapod Month ago


  • soyboy
    soyboy Month ago +1

    Burning Man is great. I bet anything Moshe Kasher and Natasha Leggero talked him into it. I'm missing all the fun people! Gotta get back home.
    PS: Big Mouth is one of the best shows on tv.

  • shann xo
    shann xo Month ago

    LMAO that old lady is high af. I'm shocked this network show didn't blur their faces!

  • jahovia82 disdik
    jahovia82 disdik Month ago +26

    Colbert completely killed his rhythm.

  • chamalsr
    chamalsr Month ago +1

    Colbert was really condescending when he said that Nick looked troubled in that photo. What about you endorsing drinking alcohol like it's nothing, Stephen? Granted that psychedelics are not for everybody but they are way safer than alcohol. Don't try to make it out to be pharmaceutical drugs Stephen.

  • Chailuv Gidwani
    Chailuv Gidwani Month ago

    Why is he y e l l i n g

  • wataloopus
    wataloopus Month ago

    God damn it Nick when are you coming out of the closet? We’re tired of waiting

  • Mike Abner
    Mike Abner Month ago

    Please for the love of god let Stephen go to burning man

  • Jason Despaw
    Jason Despaw Month ago

    I went to Boston over the weekend to visit some friends. We did the Freedom Trail and tried to hit up a bunch of bars along the way. I thought the people were all nice.

  • Django90
    Django90 Month ago


  • Armin Norouzi
    Armin Norouzi Month ago +108

    Go listen to Joe Rogan's podcast to hear the REAL experience that Nick had on psychedelics. listening to both interviews will help you to understand the difference between reality and the things tv wants you to hear.

    • Dean Boerner
      Dean Boerner 24 days ago +9

      A time limitation is surely more likely than a vast conspiracy involving CBS, Stephen Colbert, and Nick Kroll meant to trivialize the mind-altering effects of psychedelics.

    • Armin Norouzi
      Armin Norouzi 24 days ago

      So you're saying that they could not talk about psychedelic experiences just because they didn't have enough time? come on! +Dean Boerner

    • Dean Boerner
      Dean Boerner 25 days ago +16

      Or it's tough to talk about a 1-hour subject in 11 minutes, if we're keeping our tinfoil hats off.

    • Adi Mars
      Adi Mars 28 days ago +8

      colbert is so weirdly dismissive of the whole thing, and thats probably why

  • Andrew Luhring
    Andrew Luhring Month ago

    inb4 burners talking about how commercial burning man has become

  • KaterinaTalantliva
    KaterinaTalantliva Month ago

    What's burning man?

  • Marielle Corona
    Marielle Corona Month ago

    8:12 lol, you're all welcome.

  • Sindollx666x
    Sindollx666x Month ago

    Also you don't have to be on drugs to enjoy burning man. They also have awesome bars everywhere. Distrikt is one of my favorite bars with a DJ there that's only open during the day and they have blended iced fruit smoothies that are fabulous. Man when I went I kicked it a lot at the rollerdisco wish I could've gone this year perhaps I'd have skated with Nick Kroll!

  • Sindollx666x
    Sindollx666x Month ago +6

    Seriously people have such a harsh judgment of burning man. It's an incredible experience I think it would be great if Stephen went. Stephen is rich he can 'Glamp' I actually think he'd really enjoy it. I don't know anyone who has ever gone to Burning Man who didn't enjoy it. It's something you can't possibly understand no matter how much you think you know about it, until you've experienced it.

  • SharDaly
    SharDaly Month ago

    Love Nick Kroll.

  • Chris Sullivan
    Chris Sullivan Month ago

    Shane Lizard was amazing.

  • Kelly Perkins
    Kelly Perkins Month ago

    They need to replace Colbert with Conan

  • ThatOneGuy
    ThatOneGuy Month ago +102

    5:08 For Those Wondering What Nick Said That Got Bleeped...

    Stephen: "I wonder what father wants next"
    Nick: "White Nikes and a blowjob, i guess"

    • Patrick Paradis
      Patrick Paradis 28 days ago

      the fact they censored the word "blowjob" explains why they chose such a tame clip from the show.

    • Naveed A. Shah
      Naveed A. Shah Month ago +1

      U da real mvp

    • murfman2001
      murfman2001 Month ago +3

      ThatOneGuy haha thank you needed that translation

  • Kevin Zkeekz
    Kevin Zkeekz Month ago +1

    Why is colbert being so condescending? You can tell Kroll boy is a little bothered by his negativity.

  • Jonathan Woodham
    Jonathan Woodham Month ago

    Steven Cockswallower and this cream pie were the pivot man, and spit roast
    surprise at the..."oh my ass is BURNING MAN reach around festival.

  • Scott Carlass
    Scott Carlass Month ago

    I love Nick Kroll, although I would ask him to quit shouting.

  • Scott Carlass
    Scott Carlass Month ago

    Not enough 2na...

  • Country Corner
    Country Corner Month ago +1

    colbert couldn’t handle burning man

  • Jessi Lynn
    Jessi Lynn Month ago

    I wish he wouldn't have laughed so hard at tge cult joke (although it's hilarious) but burning man is intended as a break from reality that teaches you to question norms and think outside of the box. Its a beautiful concept. Even better he shoukd have mentioned the principles. It's a goal of mine to go in the future. I have a cousin who was married there. Its a place to go be free, be yourself, and be outside of society's normal mundane sometimes unbearable confinds.

  • Vittorio Mauriello
    Vittorio Mauriello Month ago

    There's a key around his neck. I wonder what that's for...

  • Becky Camp
    Becky Camp Month ago +28

    Holy @#$% the lady next to Kroll is ALL pupils.

  • First Born Daughter
    First Born Daughter Month ago +214

    Everyone is talking about Nick Kroll's face in the photo but can we talk about the old lady next to him?? Like her eyes are BLACK!

    • Wes Man
      Wes Man Day ago

      Someone's never tripped beforeeee

    • kuramasan
      kuramasan 2 days ago

      Omg! They’re all just pupil @2@

    • Jek Bortney
      Jek Bortney 26 days ago +1

      +tchaugn At burning man? Id be surprised if she wasn't tripping balls.

    • tchaugn
      tchaugn 26 days ago +5

      probably red eye corrector

    • Jessica D
      Jessica D 28 days ago +5

      Her pupils were dilated from psychedelics

  • Van Gannaway
    Van Gannaway Month ago


  • Jun Moreno
    Jun Moreno Month ago

    I'd so watch Stephen at Burning Man.

  • Shannon Dean
    Shannon Dean Month ago

    sometimes i think nick cast john in his show just to hear him say certain lines . . .

  • Kimaury Kelly
    Kimaury Kelly Month ago

    Stephen at Burning Man would be an amazing special for next year...

  • The Wogan Transformers bloke

    I love Big Mouth 😁✌

  • The Wogan Transformers bloke

    How much money did you gental man make with the fund raising #puberme

  • Ville Moilanen
    Ville Moilanen Month ago

    Wear socks you shithead.

  • M.J. Jones
    M.J. Jones Month ago

    Thank you Late Show for posting entire interviews.

  • Angus Haskard
    Angus Haskard Month ago

    He's high.

  • xJuiCYxxJaYx
    xJuiCYxxJaYx Month ago +4

    That ladies eyes are crazy

    LOUISE CHACON Month ago

    Yes! A man who can pronounce Nevada. I hear Burning Man is wild. It's a surprise on how many different people go. Have fun.

  • mc beaumarchais
    mc beaumarchais Month ago

    An old Comedy Central roast included a lot of jokes about Nick Kroll being "rat-faced." Now I can't think of him without thinking he is indeed rat-faced.

  • Linda Tasci
    Linda Tasci Month ago

    🍀💫 I must put this out to the universe ✨ 🍀should you, @stephenathome Stephen Colbert, along with your possy, decide to take on Burningman next year, please please consider taking a few of your fans or just me 👍 along for a trip of a lifetime. I will supply your onesies and rompers. I would just die. 🍀💫I must be in this camp. ✨🍀🙏🍀#burningman #dustangels #blackrockcity #agirlcandream #madeawish #pleasesayyes

  • Adam Eidinger
    Adam Eidinger Month ago

    if you really want to burn right do it in a shift pod or tent your first time. Also you can camp with us Foam Against the Machine, sheltered and with running water and composting toilets.

  • Bert Hoffman
    Bert Hoffman Month ago

    Thanks for being so honest about psychedelics. Different mind set, different economics, different politics............

  • Chisel
    Chisel Month ago +74

    Catholicism is the cult without any excitement

    • Gateaux Q
      Gateaux Q 11 days ago

      World’s largest cult. ‘Father’ indeed.

    • haute03
      haute03 24 days ago

      Well shit.

    • Roland Neal
      Roland Neal Month ago +2

      Communion get lit

    • idiedromantic19
      idiedromantic19 Month ago +3

      i think the boondock saints would disagree

    • Me01
      Me01 Month ago

      Hahahah nice one

  • xpaige
    xpaige Month ago

    it's fun to hear a Birgin (burning man virgin) describe their experience. I hope his description doesn't add another 10,000 attendees next year. The festival has attendance has doubled since I 1st attended in 2005. it's still a fabulous event and I 100% agree with Nick Kroll that Stephen Colbert would love it!! By the way, your entry ticket has a disclaimer on the back that says you enter the festival at your own risk. Every year someone has a heart attack or falls us an art car and dies, but the festival isn't liable. They have excellent (and free) emergency medical care on the Playa and in emergencies, people are airlifted to a hospital in Reno. My point is that BM does it's best to make the experience safe and fun for everyone!

  • Ashique Sarker
    Ashique Sarker Month ago

    I'm just one man

  • Tennessee Fairfield
    Tennessee Fairfield Month ago +1

    white Nikes and a ?

  • terrance martins
    terrance martins Month ago

    Stephen is really bad at interviewing. Comics should save their stories for other shows yikes.

  • Глеб Бирин
    Глеб Бирин Month ago +1

    A cult?? Are you high Colbert? It’s an amazing festival and it’s fascinating...! Don’t give people the wrong idea, who only wait to spread something around...

  • Sheilla Olga
    Sheilla Olga Month ago

    Big mouth 😍😍😍😍🙌🙌🙌🙌

  • JonnyUnderrated
    JonnyUnderrated Month ago +8

    "You dont pay" except for the hundreds on tickets and even more to park your RV or "camp"... Burning man is a theme park now (nothing wrong with that) but its not cheap or for everyone.

  • The Humanity
    The Humanity Month ago +185

    I thought I saw Nick Kroll dusting me off there!! I later just chocked it up to the fact I was tripping balls! Mind. Blown.

    • Wes Man
      Wes Man Day ago

      Hope this comment is legit because if so that's fucking awesome haha

    • chelsea ward
      chelsea ward 16 days ago

      The Humanity omg that’s insane

  • Lil Pinche
    Lil Pinche Month ago

    I've started to find Stephen hard to watch, I don't know exactly why, but he seems so disingenuous nowadays.

  • So Ni
    So Ni Month ago +31

    Judgemental much, Stephen? BM might help you dissolve some of that fear and judgement Catholicism has groomed into you. ❤

    • Eme Oh
      Eme Oh Month ago

      +tigergreene True. But all the offended Burners in the comments section do seem to enjoy it.

    • tigergreene
      tigergreene Month ago

      Yes I think he's become pretty judgy in the past couple of years.

    • tigergreene
      tigergreene Month ago +2

      @Eme Oh Neither is self-righteous indignation. :-)

    • Eme Oh
      Eme Oh Month ago +3

      Um, yeah, no. He's perfectly entitled to his opinion. Burning Man isn't for everyone.

    • Me01
      Me01 Month ago +3

      Yeah I thought the same..

  • Hysterik3o6
    Hysterik3o6 Month ago +1

    White Nikes & WHAT?🤔

  • Tracy Feldstein
    Tracy Feldstein Month ago

    I've been to Burning Man 10 times. I brought out a 23 foot nose picking machine powered by a 10 foot human hamster wheel called "The disgusting Spectacle" It was a blast!

  • Dr Phot
    Dr Phot Month ago

    White people ish... Lol