Colbert Tells Maddow to Fake Awards Like O’Reilly

On Thursday, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow appeared on Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, where she discussed such things as the new king of Bhutan and her lack of Peabody Awards.

“Just for the record, how many Peabody’s do you have?” Mr. Colbert asked her at the outset. “I don’t have any Peabodys,” Ms. Maddow answered.

“I’ve got a couple,” Mr. Colbert boasted before suggesting that she, like Bill O’Reilly, just claim she has some. “Nobody checks,” he assured her.