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    Dec 19, 2014

    Presidents, Politicians, And Celebs Say Good-Bye To "The Colbert Report"

    Thank you for changing the world.

    After nine years and 1,447 total episodes, The Colbert Report ended last night with a star-filled send-off.

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    Meanwhile, fans all across Twitter said good-bye to the show, including President Barack Obama:

    After nine years, the best source of "truthiness" is coming to an end. Congratulations @StephenAtHome.

    Barack Obama@BarackObamaFollow

    After nine years, the best source of "truthiness" is coming to an end. Congratulations @StephenAtHome.

    6:14 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Former United States President Bill Clinton:

    #Farewell @StephenAtHome...But I know we'll meet again some sunny day. Your friend, PrezBillyJeff

    Bill Clinton@billclintonFollow

    #Farewell @StephenAtHome...But I know we'll meet again some sunny day. Your friend, PrezBillyJeff

    11:54 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio:

    Congratulations on a great nine years, @StephenAtHome.

    Bill de Blasio@BilldeBlasioFollow

    Congratulations on a great nine years, @StephenAtHome.

    11:35 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Mindy Kaling:

    Peace out, dreamboat. Can't wait to see what's next. @StephenAtHome

    Mindy Kaling@mindykalingFollow

    Peace out, dreamboat. Can't wait to see what's next. @StephenAtHome

    10:49 AM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Michael Moore:

    Thank you @StephenAtHome for the best satire on TV. Thanks for the times you had me on. I could never keep a straight face! #ColbertGenius

    Michael Moore@MMFlintFollow

    Thank you @StephenAtHome for the best satire on TV. Thanks for the times you had me on. I could never keep a straight face! #ColbertGenius

    2:35 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    John Legend:

    Congratulations to @StephenAtHome, one of the most talented people I've ever been around. I love the Colbert Report and will miss it.

    John Legend@johnlegendFollow

    Congratulations to @StephenAtHome, one of the most talented people I've ever been around. I love the Colbert Report and will miss it.

    9:52 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Patton Oswalt:

    Here's what happened tonight: @StephenAtHome left his brilliant show to go do more brilliant stuff. We still get to see him all the time.

    Patton Oswalt@pattonoswaltFollow

    Here's what happened tonight: @StephenAtHome left his brilliant show to go do more brilliant stuff. We still get to see him all the time.

    3:20 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Nancy Pelosi:

    The Nation mourns with tonight's #ColbertReport finale! #TBT in your honor, @StephenAtHome: http://t.co/2fJd2Ptxi5

    Nancy Pelosi @NancyPelosiFollow

    The Nation mourns with tonight's #ColbertReport finale! #TBT in your honor, @StephenAtHome: http://t.co/2fJd2Ptxi5

    10:01 AM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Google, which made a virtual tour of the set via Google Maps:

    Hey @stephenathome, we made you something for your last show: #TheColbertReport on @GoogleMaps http://t.co/nty4Me8Kxt

    Google@googleFollow

    Hey @stephenathome, we made you something for your last show: #TheColbertReport on @GoogleMaps http://t.co/nty4Me8Kxt

    9:44 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Ben & Jerry's:

    .@StephenAtHome and The #ColbertReport: 2 Peabodys, 6 Emmys, 1447 Total Episodes and unlimited laughter & memories. Thank You, Sir. #freedom

    Ben & Jerry's@benandjerrysFollow

    .@StephenAtHome and The #ColbertReport: 2 Peabodys, 6 Emmys, 1447 Total Episodes and unlimited laughter & memories. Thank You, Sir. #freedom

    8:26 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Well, @StephenAtHome, you sure went out with a bang. Thanks for the #truthiness http://t.co/FYC3dNLamK #ColbertReport

    Ben & Jerry's@benandjerrysFollow

    Well, @StephenAtHome, you sure went out with a bang. Thanks for the #truthiness http://t.co/FYC3dNLamK #ColbertReport

    10:41 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The host of Comedy Central's nightly comedy series @midnight, Chris Hardwick:

    Mr. @StephenAtHome, I am honored to have followed you this last year. CONGRATULATIONS on an epic run at CC! I adore you, you mad genius.

    Chris Hardwick@nerdistFollow

    Mr. @StephenAtHome, I am honored to have followed you this last year. CONGRATULATIONS on an epic run at CC! I adore you, you mad genius.

    7:23 PM - 18 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    "Breakout Star of the Year" Billy Eichner:

    Let me take a RARE break from congratulating myself to say a huge congrats to the master @StephenAtHome. There is no one better on TV.

    billy eichner@billyeichnerFollow

    Let me take a RARE break from congratulating myself to say a huge congrats to the master @StephenAtHome. There is no one better on TV.

    12:53 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Arianna Huffington:

    Who else but @StephenAtHome could have brought everyone from Henry Kissinger to Big Bird together for a final song?

    Arianna Huffington@ariannahuffFollow

    Who else but @StephenAtHome could have brought everyone from Henry Kissinger to Big Bird together for a final song?

    11:24 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Keith Olbermann, who captured a great moment between Jon Stewart and Colbert:

    From the #Colbert Farewell: as a tape rolls, @StephenAtHome says farewell to Jon Stewart

    Keith Olbermann@KeithOlbermannFollow

    From the #Colbert Farewell: as a tape rolls, @StephenAtHome says farewell to Jon Stewart

    12:02 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Chief International Correspondent for CNN Christiane Amanpour:

    What a send off, @StephenAtHome! Congratulations and looking forward to the next incarnation.

    Christiane Amanpour@camanpourFollow

    What a send off, @StephenAtHome! Congratulations and looking forward to the next incarnation.

    7:07 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The Smithsonian Museum, which will be displaying a portrait of Stephen Colbert in its gallery:

    #ColbertReport may have ended but @StephenAtHome’s portrait will live on at our @NPG http://t.co/aRhf6ZaQKc

    Smithsonian@smithsonianFollow

    #ColbertReport may have ended but @StephenAtHome’s portrait will live on at our @NPG http://t.co/aRhf6ZaQKc

    9:38 AM - 19 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And of course, Stephen Colbert, the character:

    You sure did, Stephen Colbert. You sure did. And we thank you for it.

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