The Tragic Plane Crash That Changed Stephen Colbert
From: Stephen Colbert
When he was 10 years old, Stephen Colbert suffered an unimaginable loss. His father, James, and two older brothers, 18-year-old Paul and 15-year-old Peter, were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 212 crashed in a North Carolina cornfield. Watch as Stephen reveals how this tragedy helped make him the man he is today—and shares what brings him pure joy.
Published on September 30, 2012