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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Comments • 1 589

  • Cecilia LLuberes

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

  • marlonious
    marlonious 2 days ago

    How could you not love this 🤣

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 3 days ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 3 days ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Robin Taufmann
    Robin Taufmann 3 days ago

    Wowowww this was seriously good stuff!

  • Rutu Shukla
    Rutu Shukla 3 days ago

    😎Damn awesome video I ever liked! 🤣

  • DRChupacabrah
    DRChupacabrah 4 days ago

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

  • Sarah Nyb
    Sarah Nyb 5 days ago

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

  • Michael Ferguson
    Michael Ferguson 5 days ago

    Mmmm beer.

  • Valon Ariga
    Valon Ariga 6 days ago

    Beauty at its finest

  • Mcbeg33
    Mcbeg33 6 days ago

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

  • Adam Keele
    Adam Keele 6 days 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 6 days ago

    pretty fucking clever :D

  • Sergio Martin
    Sergio Martin 7 days ago

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

  • Hollins23
    Hollins23 7 days 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 7 days 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 7 days ago

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

  • Fred H
    Fred H 7 days ago

    Your show sucks!!!!!

  • sapphirewyren02
    sapphirewyren02 7 days ago

    Nice, love the word play, Colbert.

  • lapko luna
    lapko luna 7 days ago

    F@ing Brilliant...

  • Jacob James
    Jacob James 7 days ago

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

  • tehnemox
    tehnemox 7 days 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 7 days ago +1

    Well done sir, very nice.

  • vonnivf
    vonnivf 8 days ago

    Oh wow, has Steven been watching too much liza koshy

  • Adriell Cabrera
    Adriell Cabrera 8 days ago

    Shameless product placement.

  • pectorialis
    pectorialis 8 days ago

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

    GOMGTOW 8 days ago

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

  • CloudsGirl7
    CloudsGirl7 8 days ago

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

  • ill Law
    ill Law 8 days ago

    This guy is so witty

  • Gina Kay
    Gina Kay 9 days ago


  • Jack Henry
    Jack Henry 9 days ago


  • Gothangelik
    Gothangelik 9 days ago

    That beer game was way too on point! 😂👏👍

  • Fushicho Kurayami
    Fushicho Kurayami 9 days 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 9 days ago

    Dang. Every thing is a joke.

  • 003 7712
    003 7712 9 days ago

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

  • Joseph L
    Joseph L 9 days ago


  • S MOH
    S MOH 10 days ago

    Who writes his skits?????

  • Debbie Richardson
    Debbie Richardson 10 days ago

    This guy is a fool.

  • Jon Paradero
    Jon Paradero 10 days 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 10 days ago

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

  • Davis Robinson
    Davis Robinson 10 days 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! 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Rya N
    Rya N 10 days ago

    Good it will be good for people

  • Juan Riptide Camacho
    Juan Riptide Camacho 10 days ago

    Where's my cerveza homies?

  • Amy G
    Amy G 10 days ago

    This. Is. Awesome

  • Wilfredo Lopez
    Wilfredo Lopez 10 days 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 10 days ago

    That was great. Thanks for the laugh.

  • zencat999
    zencat999 10 days ago


    ROCCOCYCLES 11 days 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 11 days ago


  • Evon Williams
    Evon Williams 11 days ago


  • Harvey Shaper
    Harvey Shaper 11 days ago

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

  • JP51ism
    JP51ism 11 days ago

    Love the last label!

  • mercedes gomez
    mercedes gomez 11 days ago

    This segment sounds like a challenge for beer experts 😉who might that be?

  • Pamela Becker
    Pamela Becker 11 days ago

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

  • Logan Collins
    Logan Collins 11 days ago

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

  • Caitlyn C
    Caitlyn C 11 days ago

    This is truly the content America needs

  • m bk
    m bk 11 days ago


  • hawkeye5955
    hawkeye5955 11 days ago

    Awww, yeeeah! It's Mueller time! 😎

  • tolon tolon
    tolon tolon 11 days 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

  • T. T.
    T. T. 11 days ago

    How many buns can you put in a peer? much of a bear can you put a

  • Kevin Reardon
    Kevin Reardon 11 days ago

    OK, that one was Especial!

  • íncσgnítσ uѕєr
    íncσgnítσ uѕєr 11 days ago +1

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

  • Gordon Woodroffe
    Gordon Woodroffe 11 days ago

    you thing

  • GraphicMill-Dave
    GraphicMill-Dave 11 days ago


  • Arthur Hovhannisyan
    Arthur Hovhannisyan 11 days ago

    Beer now ? This is too much ..

  • Mimi YuYu
    Mimi YuYu 11 days ago

    That ending tho!!

  • Grogery 1
    Grogery 1 11 days 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 11 days ago

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

  • Malina Mc
    Malina Mc 11 days ago


  • John Lindmeyer
    John Lindmeyer 12 days ago

    Would never watch him

  • OhWiseOne
    OhWiseOne 12 days ago

    ...and for a Canadian spin... Trump’s gone Labatt’s sh*t crazy... I’ll show myself out

  • Kara Fischer
    Kara Fischer 12 days ago

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

  • Lorraine Inzalaco
    Lorraine Inzalaco 12 days ago
    brilliant, brilliant writing!..............................................................L

  • Johan De Messemaeker
    Johan De Messemaeker 12 days ago

    This explains Heineken so well.

  • schlusnus
    schlusnus 12 days ago

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

  • Austin Tanner
    Austin Tanner 12 days ago

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

  • Sandra Patterson
    Sandra Patterson 12 days ago +1

    Bass Akward...oh man, LMAO

  • Sammy Williams
    Sammy Williams 12 days ago

    Whoever wrote that is a genius

  • Sharon Conway
    Sharon Conway 12 days ago

    Funny, funny, funny.

  • Harold W
    Harold W 12 days ago

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

  • heredownunder
    heredownunder 12 days ago

    Australians wouldn't give a XXXX

  • Jay Holmes
    Jay Holmes 12 days 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 12 days ago

    This was so Epic !

  • Luvcatz88
    Luvcatz88 12 days ago

    Someboy call Kavanaugh

  • Damien's Adventure
    Damien's Adventure 12 days ago

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

  • Cg Gc
    Cg Gc 12 days 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 12 days ago

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

  • William Phillips
    William Phillips 12 days ago

    Brett Kavanaugh’s favorite skit!

  • Onechi Lwenje
    Onechi Lwenje 12 days ago

    one of his top ten best bits

  • solitarymaninblack
    solitarymaninblack 12 days ago

    Thinking Brett Kavanaugh will go into meltdown.

  • Ross Hurst
    Ross Hurst 12 days ago

    Funny but it's pronounced yingling.

  • allan king
    allan king 12 days ago

    Sounds like Brett Kavanaugh could become very depressed.

  • Yami Patata
    Yami Patata 12 days ago

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

  • Cheong Hon Sang
    Cheong Hon Sang 12 days ago

    Did those beer manufacturer sponsor this ?

  • MrCallipygous
    MrCallipygous 12 days ago

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

  • Street sweep 717
    Street sweep 717 12 days ago

    Holy crap i want to taste that Mueller beer.

  • tanmoy aj
    tanmoy aj 12 days ago

    Wow the greatest of its kind perhaps?? xD

  • Rachel 'RTNightmare'
    Rachel 'RTNightmare' 12 days ago

    Omfg I hate alcohol but this was great. That last one makes me smile.

  • Tre Uselton
    Tre Uselton 12 days ago

    Not one single craft beer!!

  • Amethyst
    Amethyst 12 days ago +1

    Dear God please let it be Mueller (Muller) Time soon. America *NEEDS* a serious Happy Hour! 🍻