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Philip Roth has declared his retirement from writing and even from giving interviews. While for many retirement means departing for Florida and its early-bird specials, Roth is doing something different: appearing on "The Colbert Report." Roth will appear on Stephen Colbert's show in July to be part of the cOlbert Book Club, the Associated Press reports (noting that cOlbert has a big "O" like Oprah, another famous book club host). Colbert's spokesman says the entire episode will be devoted to the 81-year-old author. Will they be able to discuss all his works? Roth began his career with the 1959 collection "Goodbye, Columbus" and ended it (if he...