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Stephen Colbert: ‘Poor Doors’ Latest in Trend to Help ‘Haves’ Not Have to See the ‘Have-Nots’

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Posted on Jul 29, 2014
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The “Colbert Report’s” super-wealthy host explains why a New York building with a “poor door” for its less well-off residents makes total sense. After all, having to look at the “handicashed” might lead to something called “empathy,” a non-disease the comedian’s been told is incurable.

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