Watch Jon Stewart make his Daily Show departure announcement, “It’s been an absolute privilege”
As you probably heard, today Jon Stewart announced that he’s stepping down as host of The Daily Show after an incredibly impressive 16 year run on the show. Stewart broke the news at the end of the show which is usually reserved for the moment of zen, rather Stewart spoke from the heart, stati... [Read More]
Jon Stewart leaving The Daily Show, Comedy Central says show will ‘endure for years’
Just when you thought your day was going great, the world drops some sad news on us. In what is a pretty big surprise and a resounding bummer, Jon Stewart has abruptly announced that he will be stepping down from The Daily Show. According to A.V. Club, Stewart broke the news of his retirement to the... [Read More]
Jon Stewart to leave “The Daily Show” later this year
After nearly 16 years at the helm, it’s the end of an era as iconic Comedy Central host Jon Stewart will depart The Daily Show later this year. Stewart announced his coming departure during the taping of Tuesday’s show. Revealing he wasn’t immediately sure what his next move would ... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Is Leaving 'The Daily Show'
by Adam Frucci According to folks in the audience of tonight's taping of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart announced today that he's leaving the anchor chair that he's occupied there since 1999. It's not clear when he'll be leaving (Comedy Central has confirmed that it'll be "later this year"), what he'll... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk and Jon Stewart Talk 'SNL' and 'Better Call Saul'
by Megh Wright Bob Odenkirk paid a visit to his old friend Jon Stewart at The Daily Show last night, and the two talked about everything from Odenkirk's time on Breaking Bad to starting out as a writer at SNL with Conan O'Brien and Robert Smigel to his leading role in Better Call Saul. Check out the... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Louis C.K., Jon Hamm, John Oliver, Paul Rudd and Amy Schumer join Jon Stewart for 2015′s Night of Too Many Stars on Comedy Central
Comedy Central and Jon Stewart’s Busboy Productions announced today the first all-stars booked for its biennial autism benefit, “Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs," and they include Bill Burr, Louis C.K., Jon Hamm, John Oliver, Paul Rudd and Amy Sch... [Read More]
Jordan Klepper Warns American Magicians to Step Up Their Game
by Megh Wright During last night's Daily Show, Jordan Klepper decided to take a closer look at the state of magic in America today, where our magicians are slowly losing out to competition from China. But after meeting with the president of the Society of American Magicians, some young illusionists-... [Read More]
Jessica Williams Investigates Love Across Political Party Lines
by Megh Wright Jessica Williams filed a new Daily Show report last night about what she calls the "worst kind of mixed marriage," or when Americans cruelly betray their political party by marrying someone who does not share all of their political stances and beliefs. Thankfully most of the people Wi... [Read More]
Kristen Schaal Is an Ally of Subway Manspreaders Everywhere
by Megh Wright The New York City subway system recently took on the issue of "manspreading," and during last night's Daily Show, Women's Issues Correspondent Kristen Schaal appeared to share her unlikely take on it: "As a woman who has struggled her entire life to keep her knees together, I am your ... [Read More]
Watch Jessica Williams Interview a Fetus Lawyer from Alabama
by Megh Wright Here's a fantastic segment from last night's Daily Show featuring correspondent Jessica Williams, who travels down to Alabama to investigate a new law that uses state money for public defenders to represent unborn children. Williams even interviews a real Alabama fetus lawyer to ask t... [Read More]