The Daily Show Sanity Bus: The Complete Saga
If you're to believe some in the press, everyone traveling to tomorrow's Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear is doing so on geothermal recumbent bikes made of hemp and recycled latte cups. And while that may be the case for many attendees, ... [Read More]
Obama on The Daily Show: A Historical Moment in Politics and Comedy | Death and Taxes
Obama’s appearance on “The Daily Show” last night will probably serve as one of the images conjured in that memory, as the Jon Stewart Obama face off was the moment our generation was waiting for. [Read More]
Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show' has exploded beyond its humble late-night comedy roots | Washington Post
"The Daily Show" is 14 years old, mood-swinging between vulgar one-liners about Harriet Tubman's genitals and lacerating stabs at accountability journalism. But its momentum -- more money, more notoriety, a curriculum of books -- only continues if the jokes land in that tricky area between comedy and import. [Read More]
10 Daily Show vids Comedy Central is afraid to show you (a Film Vault Friday special) | Third Beat
Be afraid, nation: there’s something Comedy Central doesn’t want you to see. Well, more like something Comedy Central can’t be bothered to show you. But in honor of this weekend’s Rally to Restore Sanity and March to Keep Fear Alive, let’s pretend this is a conspiracy theory orchestrated by the monolithic Viacom to prevent us from experiencing maximum joy. [Read More]
Oprah Winfrey surprises audience of 'The Daily Show' with a trip to Washington
Oprah Winfrey surprised audience members at Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" on Thursday by saying she's sending them to Washington, D.C. this month. [Read More]
Oprah, Stewart and Colbert Announce Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear
In case you missed it, last night's Daily Show got pretty bananas. It was like it was directed by M. Night Shyamalan. And by that, I don't mean it had a discomforting water nymph and plants that make you kill yourself (sounds like my honeym... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Announces Rally Dos and Don | Comedy Central Insider
If you're planning to attend The Rally to Restore Sanity, October 30 in Washington DC, there are a few ground rules you'll need to abide by: no nudity, no throwing  stuff and no totalitarian fascism. [Read More]
Jon Stewart Plans “The Rally to Restore Sanity” | NY Times
Jon Stewart announced his much awaited “big announcement” on Thursday’s edition of his late-night program, “The Daily Show.” He plans to stage a rally in Washington to counter what he identified as extremists on either side of the political spectrum. Mr. Stewart told his audience the show had secured the National Mall in Washington on Oct. 30 for what he called “The Rally to Restore Sanity.” [Read More]
RALLY TO RESTORE SANITY vs MARCH TO KEEP FEAR ALIVE | The Comedy Nerds
Just moments ago Jon Stewart made his big announcement. Jon is stepping up to do his part for America with his “Rally to Restore Sanity“. I can hear the chants now…”REASONABLE DEBATE! REASONABLE DEBATE! THERE ARE DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW. BUT GLENN BECK IS A MORON” It’s Saturday October 30th, 2010 in our nation’s capital (which is Washington D.C. in case you are a beauty school drop out). [Read More]
Why the Worst of Times for Politics and Media Has Been the Best of Times for Jon Stewart and 'The Daily Show' | New York Magazine
since 1999, when Jon Stewart took over as host, the context in which The Daily Show operates has been radically altered. Terrorist attacks, two wars, and a global economic meltdown have charged the political atmosphere. More important for Stewart and his show has been the media transformation. [Read More]