Stephen Explains The Shutdown With Beer

  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • Stephen uses beer to show how the government shutdown is affecting craft breweries.
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  • m bk
    m bk 13 days ago

    Prolly one of the most classic things in American 21st Century history.

  • Aileen Kelly
    Aileen Kelly 2 months ago

    Brilliant comedy writing.

  • St. Beatles
    St. Beatles 3 months ago


  • Infidel Heretic
    Infidel Heretic 3 months ago

    The Col-beer report.

  • XtremeGhosty Lloyd
    XtremeGhosty Lloyd 4 months ago

    1:19 | Stephen's "Keg Stand"

  • m bk
    m bk 4 months ago


  • Cecilia LLuberes
    Cecilia LLuberes 5 months ago

    Awesome!!!!! Laughed until couldn't anymore!!!

  • marlonious
    marlonious 5 months ago

    How could you not love this ๐Ÿคฃ

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 5 months ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 5 months ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 5 months ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Roger bravo
    Roger bravo 5 months ago

    ๐Ÿ˜ŽDamn awesome video I ever liked! ๐Ÿคฃ

  • DRChupacabrah
    DRChupacabrah 5 months ago

    High Life features twice in that selection of beers since it's that damn good

  • Sarah Nyb
    Sarah Nyb 5 months ago

    amazon ad, you paying your workers????
    They're cutting them out now!!!!

  • Michael Ferguson
    Michael Ferguson 5 months ago

    Mmmm beer.

  • Valon Ariga
    Valon Ariga 5 months ago

    Beauty at its finest

  • Mcbeg33
    Mcbeg33 5 months ago +1

    I wonder how long it took them to assemble this skit. Genius.

  • Adam Keele
    Adam Keele 5 months ago

    Ironically only one kinda-sorta craft brewery was featured in the bit. There are literally thousands of fun beer names that could make a nice narrative if your writers would have gone on Beer Advocate or Untapped (ie. google).

  • Anthony Martinez
    Anthony Martinez 5 months ago

    pretty fucking clever :D

  • Sergio Martin
    Sergio Martin 5 months ago

    Kudos to the staff that strung together hilarious messages using commercial beer names. Brilliant.

  • Hollins23
    Hollins23 5 months ago

    It's suddenly as if Stephen has a bunch of 18 year old frat boys writing for him/ his show.

  • Elle Finery
    Elle Finery 5 months ago

    1:58 It's so cute when he messes up.
    I have a huge crush on Stephen even though I'm like 25 years younger Haha

  • Fred H
    Fred H 5 months ago

    I never took you for a beer guy Stephen your more of a daiquiri drinker lol #yousuck

  • Fred H
    Fred H 5 months ago

    Your show sucks!!!!!

  • sapphirewyren02
    sapphirewyren02 5 months ago

    Nice, love the word play, Colbert.

  • lapko luna
    lapko luna 5 months ago

    F@ing Brilliant...

  • Jacob James
    Jacob James 5 months ago

    None of those beers were craft it's kind of getting to me.

  • tehnemox
    tehnemox 5 months ago

    I'm not used to this kind and this many puns from a non-Seth Meyers episode. Its like the twilight zone lol

  • W P
    W P 5 months ago +1

    Well done sir, very nice.

  • vonnivf
    vonnivf 5 months ago

    Oh wow, has Steven been watching too much liza koshy

  • Adriell Cabrera
    Adriell Cabrera 5 months ago

    Shameless product placement.

  • pectorialis
    pectorialis 5 months ago

    You can't Trump this. Stop! Mueller time! - MC Mueller

    GOMGTOW 5 months ago

    Not a fan of Stewart but I got to admit this one was hilarious.

  • CloudsGirl7
    CloudsGirl7 5 months ago

    Stephen, we need to have more beers like this -- er, *bits* like this.

  • ill Law
    ill Law 5 months ago

    This guy is so witty

  • Gina Kay
    Gina Kay 5 months ago


  • Jack Henry WTAFXPRO
    Jack Henry WTAFXPRO 5 months ago


  • Gothangelik
    Gothangelik 5 months ago

    That beer game was way too on point! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

  • Fushicho Kurayami
    Fushicho Kurayami 5 months ago +1

    I dont drink alcohol like that and have never drank beer, but this is pretty damn funny. Oddly enough Ive seen all those beers. Lolz!!

  • Quicktwosteps
    Quicktwosteps 5 months ago

    Dang. Every thing is a joke.

  • 003 7712
    003 7712 5 months ago

    Totally redeemed himself from the near drop with that Mueller slide at the end

  • Joseph L
    Joseph L 5 months ago


    LONE WOLF 5 months ago

    Who writes his skits?????

  • Debbie Richardson
    Debbie Richardson 5 months ago

    This guy is a fool.

  • Jon Paradero
    Jon Paradero 5 months ago

    These puns are too much I am hammered beyond repair.
    Okay I see the door no need to point it for me.

  • User
    User 5 months ago

    Dropped and mispronounced Yuengling-Pittsburgh wants you to watch out!

  • Davis Robinson
    Davis Robinson 5 months ago

    I'm underage for beer, and I've never been interested in beer (I hope I never will be, because I don't want to get drunk), but this cracked me up! ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ

  • Rya N
    Rya N 5 months ago

    Good it will be good for people

  • Juan Riptide Camacho
    Juan Riptide Camacho 5 months ago

    Where's my cerveza homies?

  • Amy G
    Amy G 5 months ago

    This. Is. Awesome

  • Wilfredo Lopez
    Wilfredo Lopez 5 months ago

    I tip off my yuengling beer to all the younglings who died at the hands of anakin skywalker during the great jedi purge

  • Tom Nelson
    Tom Nelson 5 months ago

    That was great. Thanks for the laugh.

  • zencat999
    zencat999 5 months ago


    ROCCOCYCLES 5 months ago

    Well, all of the beers you advertised are still available. Seems odd, this affects small craft brews. The same small craft brews taking more share of market over recent years, and has minimal recourse on big beer.

  • Joe Neumeister
    Joe Neumeister 5 months ago


  • Evon Williams
    Evon Williams 5 months ago


  • Harvey Shaper
    Harvey Shaper 5 months ago

    You're not a beer guy Stevie. You're a wine in silk panties guy.

  • JP51ism
    JP51ism 5 months ago

    Love the last label!

  • mercedes gomez
    mercedes gomez 5 months ago

    This segment sounds like a challenge for beer experts ๐Ÿ˜‰who might that be?

  • Pamela Becker
    Pamela Becker 5 months ago

    At least if this all goes to the Supreme Court, Kavanaugh will be on our side.

  • Logan Collins
    Logan Collins 5 months ago

    It's funny because Stephen Colbert acts as if he writes his own jokes

  • Caitlyn C
    Caitlyn C 5 months ago

    This is truly the content America needs

  • m bk
    m bk 5 months ago


  • hawkeye5955
    hawkeye5955 5 months ago

    Awww, yeeeah! It's Mueller time! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

  • tolon tolon
    tolon tolon 5 months ago

    muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time muller time

  • Kevin Reardon
    Kevin Reardon 5 months ago

    OK, that one was Especial!

  • รญncฯƒgnรญtฯƒ uั•ั”r

    This was hilarious, but you also forgot. Butt Face Ale, and Fuckiing Hell Ale. LOL

  • Gordon Woodroffe
    Gordon Woodroffe 5 months ago

    you thing

  • GraphicMill-Dave
    GraphicMill-Dave 5 months ago


  • Arthur Hovhannisyan
    Arthur Hovhannisyan 5 months ago

    Beer now ? This is too much ..

  • Mimi YuYu
    Mimi YuYu 5 months ago

    That ending tho!!

  • Grogery 1
    Grogery 1 5 months ago +1

    The coolest way to get more adds on tv. What did each of those breweries pay to get there beer on here?!!

  • Gregory Ashton
    Gregory Ashton 5 months ago

    Literally the only one of his Iโ€™ve put into my favourites and I watch them all.

  • Malina
    Malina 5 months ago


  • John Lindmeyer
    John Lindmeyer 5 months ago

    Would never watch him

  • OhWiseOne
    OhWiseOne 5 months ago

    ...and for a Canadian spin... Trumpโ€™s gone Labattโ€™s sh*t crazy... Iโ€™ll show myself out

  • Kara Fischer
    Kara Fischer 5 months ago

    Yeah, I really hope this whole thing gets nipped in the Bud. Thatโ€™s what would happen if Trump were Weiser.

  • Lorraine Inzalaco
    Lorraine Inzalaco 5 months ago
    brilliant, brilliant writing!..............................................................L

  • Johan De Messemaeker
    Johan De Messemaeker 5 months ago

    This explains Heineken so well.

  • schlusnus
    schlusnus 5 months ago

    Presidente Beer from Dom Republic is Caribbeans best......especially in St Maarten DWI

  • Austin Tanner
    Austin Tanner 5 months ago

    Only one of those brands is independent (craft) though.

  • Sandra Patterson
    Sandra Patterson 5 months ago +1

    Bass Akward...oh man, LMAO

  • Sammy Williams
    Sammy Williams 5 months ago

    Whoever wrote that is a genius

  • Sharon Conway
    Sharon Conway 5 months ago

    Funny, funny, funny.

  • Harold W
    Harold W 5 months ago

    I don't drink, but I'm ready for Mueller time.

  • heredownunder
    heredownunder 5 months ago

    Australians wouldn't give a XXXX

  • Jay Holmes
    Jay Holmes 5 months ago

    Did anyone else notice he copied this bit from The Office when Micheal spoke at Ryans business class? Obv this time it was much funnier

  • Mahmoud El Arch
    Mahmoud El Arch 5 months ago

    This was so Epic !

  • Rogerina's Bra
    Rogerina's Bra 5 months ago

    Someboy call Kavanaugh

  • Damien's Adventure
    Damien's Adventure 5 months ago

    L O L!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Cg Gc
    Cg Gc 5 months ago

    Oh, the intern that had to the shopping for this segment. That must have made his day, afternoon, night, and rest of the weekend.
    Also impressed that he got Yuengling in NYC. I thought that was just around Lake Erie. Respect!

  • N M
    N M 5 months ago

    OMG! Genius!!!!your writers deserve an award!

  • William Phillips
    William Phillips 5 months ago

    Brett Kavanaughโ€™s favorite skit!

  • Onechi Lwenje
    Onechi Lwenje 5 months ago

    one of his top ten best bits

  • solitarymaninblack
    solitarymaninblack 5 months ago

    Thinking Brett Kavanaugh will go into meltdown.

  • Ross Hurst
    Ross Hurst 5 months ago

    Funny but it's pronounced yingling.

  • allan king
    allan king 5 months ago

    Sounds like Brett Kavanaugh could become very depressed.

  • Yami Patata
    Yami Patata 5 months ago

    "Don't mess with my guns! ๐Ÿ˜ ....opps I mean: "Don't mess with my craft beer!"

  • Cheong Hon Sang
    Cheong Hon Sang 5 months ago

    Did those beer manufacturer sponsor this ?

  • MrCallipygous
    MrCallipygous 5 months ago

    When you have "Dos Asses" at the top, it takes Stephen as "The Most Interesting Man in the World" to explain everything.