As part of his quest to find a suitable backup job should his career as TV host ever fail, Stephen Colbert received some tennis pointers from James Blake on The Colbert Report last night. The segment of "Stephen Colbert's Fallback Position" involved some talk about Roger Federer, short shorts and, surprisingly, only one double entendre about balls:
To those who say James Blake is a little boring -- um, you're pretty much right. If he were any more dull he'd be Pete Sampras. But he's a good sport with Colbert and plays the straight man (yeah, that's it) to perfection.
- Stephen Colbert