Stephen Colbert Eulogizes His Mom On Air, Shows Us What a Good Son Is SHARE: Tweet Stephen Colbert lost his mother recently. After a brief hiatus from the show, he returned to deliver an on-air eulogy that would make all moms and sons proud. Just when you think he’s about to lose it, he takes a breath, composes himself, and continues to tell us why he is who he is today because of her. Watch this, then go call your mother. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,Video Archive Who is cutting all these onions? So damn good. MOST RECENT BY Slade Sohmer:The New White House Christmas CardSmokin' Teaser: House of Cards to Return on Valentine's Day 2014Ellsbury Dough Boy Was Kinda Easy, Eh? Slade Sohmer Slade Sohmer is editor-in-chief of HyperVocal and co-host of SiriusXM's daily "Politics Powered By Twitter" program. Tweet him at @SladeHV.