Journalist Bob Woodward is having a moment right now.

In fact, it might be his biggest in the 40+ years since he helped break open the Watergate scandal. While Woodward has continued to produce landmark non-fiction and journalism about nearly every other administration in the intervening years, presidents like Nixon and Trump only come around so often.

His new book 'Fear' is causing terror in the White House right now as members of the Trump administration scramble to explain the scandalous quotes that they dropped during one-on-ones with Woodward, who stopped by 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' to discuss his method for coaxing information out of interview subjects.

Listen and learn from the master below: