Hanna Rosin's provocative Atlantic cover story The End of Men is gaining a good deal of traction in the blogosphere. In her piece, Rosin argues that today's post-industrial economy is better suited for women. As brute strength becomes less important, men will continue to lose influence and power.

That was all it took to freak out Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert. Humbled by Rosin's thesis, Colbert begs her to protect him when the time comes that women rule the world:

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