Stephen Colbert talks with Maurice Sendak.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jan 27, 2012
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After watching these, I loooooooove Maurice Sendak.

Stephen Colbert, in character, wins over Maurice Sendak, a real character. {Videos}

“The complexity of children…” “I don’t write for children…I write.”

So fun. Feisty. Sweet. Real. So frank, funny. So rude in an awesome way. I love this man:




About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


4 Responses to “Stephen Colbert talks with Maurice Sendak.”

  1. Loved him already but these are awesome! Colbert + Sendak = genius fun fun fun!

  2. Lorin Arnold says:

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