Must-see morning clip

Comedian Stephen Colbert investigates the devastation a drought has brought upon the world's only Corn Palace

By Prachi Gupta

Published October 19, 2012 12:20PM (EDT)

Last night, "Colbert Report" aired a special investigative report on how the historic Mitchell Corn Palace is coping with only 8 colors of corn this year. Colbert explains, "this isn't just Mitchell's Corn Palace, this is America's Corn Palace."

The story of the Corn Palace is truly amaizing.

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Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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