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PC #73: Once Upon a Walking Dead

On today's Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dish the latest pop culture, TV and film headlines, include:

David Letterman announced his retirement from The Late Show. CBS chose Stephen Colbert to fill Letterman's shoes. Can Colbert succeed without his faux conservative character?

Scandal and Grey's Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes will be interviewed on Jimmy Kimmel Live and Melodie can't wait.

Luke and Melodie dish Once Upon a Time's latest episode and The Walking Dead's season finale. Mad Men returns on AMC. Les Moonves earns a heft paycheck.

Jamey doesn't get the reaction he expects when he brings up Syfy's new space opera Expanse.

Jillian wishes she could have attended Coachella.

The PC crew wraps up by talking about Non-Stop, Divergent, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and The Grand Budapest Hotel.

All this and much more on today's Pop Confidential podcast!

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WATCH: Newly-Minted Late Show Host Stephen Colbert Soaping it Up With Susan Lucci (VIDEO)



One good thing about the guy who's taking David Letterman's spot at CBS, we know he's soap friendly! Back in 2012, Stephen Colbert invited suds queen Susan Lucci onto his Comedy Central show to spoof the David Petraeus sex scandal. Relive "General's Hospital" after the jump! 
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Stephen Colbert Pokes Fun at Elisabeth Hasselbeck Joining Fox and Friends (VIDEO)

Stephen Colbert brought his brand of political humor to the news of Elisabeth Hasselbeck joining Fox and Friends. He also made fun of the conservative cable news channel’s blonde host shuffle. Watch it after the jump! READ MORE

Susan Lucci Slaps Steven Colbert During 'General’s Hospital' Spoof of Petraeus Sex Scandal!

The David Petraeus sex scandal has been an easy target for late night comedians. Steven Colbert spoofed the D.C. drama on The Colbert Report, calling it General’s Hospital. The best part of the segment was when All My Children legend Susan Lucci swept on stage at the end.

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Stephen Colbert "Storms" Off The View and I Was There to See It!

Those gals at The View are at it again! Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert stopped by yesterday and chatted with the ladies. Things got a bit "heated" between Whoopi Goldberg and The Colbert Report host. Trust me, I should know, I was in the audience! The funnyman decided to pull a Joy Behar and stormed off. Watch the ruckus after the jump! READ MORE