published Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Chattanooga Update clip appears as part of 'The Colbert Report'

The Word - Silent But Deadly

Stephen Colbert featured content from in a segment about capital punishment on his Comedy Central show "The Colbert Report" on Tuesday.

He played a clip from the Dec. 9, 2013, edition of the "Chattanooga Update" video. The Times Free Press' Harrison Keely explains that Tennessee was seeking execution dates for 10 death row inmates, all at once.

"Oh you gotta do 10 at once, that's how you get the free sub!" Colbert said after playing the clip.

You can see the Times Free Press' full report on death row here:

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