Dec 08 2012

Stephen Colbert at Madame Tussauds

Some of the funniest segments on The Colbert Report are when he gets out of the studio and talks to regular people who do not quite know how to respond to his shtick of being arrogant, clueless, and socially inept.

In these two segments, he describes his experience of posing to become a waxwork at Madame Tussauds’ gallery and then visiting it later to see himself there.

(These clip appeared on December 6, 2012. To get suggestions on how to view clips of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report outside the US, please see this earlier post.)


  1. 1
    Reginald Selkirk

    Digital 3D printing would be simpler than all that measurement.

  2. 2
    Francisco Bacopa

    But wouldn’t you have to take a lot of measurements to tell the printer what to do?

  3. 3
    Reginald Selkirk

    3D body scanner

    A scan captures about 300,000 points on the body. The data can be viewed in numerous 3D formats.

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