Colbert on the Ryan pick. Love his claim that past two GOP veep picks both look like Tina Fey (see left). And backing more Pentagon costs but we'll need protection from "marauding bands of seniors." (Actually: not a joke?) And Pawlenty should be "honored" he got bad news from Tagg. Christie heard it from Rafalca, who opened the conversation with, "Hay." And Stephen himself breaks the news to Bobby Jindal.
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