This week in comedy: Jon Stewart made us laugh and cry
Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show soon, and his presence this week in particular is a strong reminder of why we’ll miss him. Seeing his take on the bizzare Rachel Dolezal story earlier this week confirmed, as he’s great at doing, that this story is just plain weird. Of... [Read More]
Watch Jon Stewart’s Heartfelt Comments on the Charleston Church Shooting
Nine lives were lost yesterday at the horrific church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, so for last night’s Daily Show, Jon Stewart introduced the episode by being straight-up with the audience and admitting that it would be far from a joke-filled night. “This wasn’t a tornad... [Read More]
Here’s Jon Stewart’s passionate commentary about Charleston shootings
The violence in Charleston, SC today stirs up a lot of feelings about race in America that even in 2015 are tough to have. Rather than sweep this under the rug, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart had his fill of the situation and, like he so often does, put the correct perspective about the […] ... [Read More]
Jon Stewart on Rachel Dolezal, “Whaaaaaaaaat?!”
Whenever a weirdly bizarre story starts to make the rounds in the news, we always look forward to hearing Jon Stewart’s take on it. Particularly because his response is often just the type of response a sane person would elicit. Case in point the recent news about Rachel Dolezal a head of the ... [Read More]
Judd Apatow and Jon Stewart Share an Intense Emotional Moment on ‘The Daily Show’
Here’s a clip from Judd Apatow’s visit to last night’s Daily Show, where he and Jon Stewart talk about his new book Sick in the Head, his new movie Trainwreck with Amy Schumer, and his recent return to standup after 22 years. Apatow also asks Stewart about his plans for the final r... [Read More]
Watch a ‘Daily Show’ Compilation of Jon Stewart Admitting He Doesn’t Watch His Guests’ Movies
Before his interview, Mark Ruffalo interrupted Jon Stewart during last night’s Daily Show to introduce a clip compilation proving that, as great as a host Jon’s been over the years, he’s definitely had to lie to tons of guests along the way about whether or not he’s seen or r... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Tells Colin Quinn He’s Ready to Return to Standup
Colin Quinn has two new projects in the works: a new book out this week called The Coloring Book and a Jerry Seinfeld-directed show at New York’s Cherry Lane Theatre this summer called Colin Quinn The New York Story, so he visited last night’s Daily Show to promote both, where he asked J... [Read More]
John Hodgman Surprises Jon Stewart with “The Daily Show Remembers Jon Stewart: A Pericles for America”
Jon Stewart’s final episode as host of The Daily Show is just around the corner, so during last night’s show, John Hodgman returned from Mars to surprise Stewart with a Daily Show retrospective focused on some of Jon’s, well…let’s just call them very passionate moments... [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj Offers Some Handy Identity-Concealing Tips for Muslims on ‘The Daily Show’
Following the news that a Muslim woman was recently denied an unopened can of soda on a United flight out of fear that she’d use it as a weapon, Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj debuted his new segment “Minhaj’s Muslim Makeover” last night, where he offers Muslim men and... [Read More]
Jordan Klepper Is Totally Fine with the NSA Taking All His Stuff
During last night’s Daily Show, Senior Surveillance Correspondent Jordan Klepper defended the NSA’s shady methods of intelligence-gathering following yesterday’s expiration of the Patriot Act. Seriously though, NSA, you can still gather all the data you want from Klepper’s ap... [Read More]