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[cnet] Bing, Colbert Raise Money for Gulf

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The company pledged $2,500 for each time that Colbert mentioned the word Bing, something he managed to work in 40 times in the show, if you count the time he said he was "rob-bing" Microsoft blind. In all, the stunt raised $100,000 for the Colbert Nation Gulf of America Fund. (Why the Gulf of America? Because, as Colbert says, "We broke it, we bought it.")
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"Bing is a great website or doing internet web searches," Colbert said. "I know that because I Googled it."
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post #2 of 17
Colbert has good writers....
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Gotta love Colbert.
    
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I love cobert XD
 
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post #5 of 17
Cheap advertising for bing.

Edit: I have to say it is creative to say the least. Too bad internet voting can't fix the oil leak because Colbert could get it done overnight. Then again that couldn't work any worse than throwing garbage at it.
Edited by Kirmie - 6/8/10 at 1:14pm
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post #6 of 17
Why so low from Bing? I bet Bill Gates him self has donated way more than that...
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post #7 of 17
that was an awesome episode.
    
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Yeah hes funny but i find him annoying at the same time
I can't tell if hes sarcastic about everything or just some things.
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post #9 of 17
This was a good episode... turtle's are horrible drivers.
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post #10 of 17
Colbert is the funniest man alive
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