Jon Stewart and Marc Maron, It’s Time to Bury the Hatchet
For comedy voyeurs like me, one of the most intriguing aspects of Barack Obama’s recent appearance on WTF was that Jon Stewart might have to mention Marc Maron on his show (as it turns out, there was just one passing reference by Larry Wilmore at the end). Throughout their decades of know... [Read More]
Late-night comedy writer J.R. Havlan enters the 2015 WSOP World Series of Poker Main Event
J.R. Havlan won eight Emmy Awards writing for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and currently writes for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. His boss is on vacation for the week, and Havlan will try to earn some extra cash gambling in Las Vegas. As in millions of dollars in cash and a fancy bracel... [Read More]
Jon Hamm interrupts Jon Stewart to show a clip of his best musical moments on “The Daily Show”
As Jon Stewart winds down his hosting duties of The Daily Show the sendoff montages are becoming a bit more frequent. Last night as Jon Hamm guested on the show, he decided to take the stage a bit early to introduce a sizzle reel of Stewart’s best singing moments on the last 16+ years of [&hel... [Read More]
Jon Hamm Interrupts Jon Stewart with a Tribute to His Many ‘Daily Show’ Musical Moments
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart sendups continued last night when guest Jon Hamm interrupted his fellow Jon with a brand new clip compilation, this time a look back through Stewart’s 16+ years of musical talent. As Jon Hamm puts it, “It’s like Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, and Lu... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Explains Why the GOP Will Never Win the Marriage Equality Debate
Between new rulings on housing, healthcare, and marriage equality, last week marked a very productive and historic week for the US Supreme Court. But as Jon Stewart pointed out during last night’s Daily Show, not everyone is thrilled with the legalization of gay marriage — so much so tha... [Read More]
Jon Stewart’s Final ‘Daily Show’ Episode Might Include a Bunch of His Conservative Enemies
Jon Stewart’s last episode as host of The Daily Show is Thursday, August 6th, and among the guests most likely to make an appearance are some of Stewart’s longtime conservative targets. Page Six reports that producers of The Daily Show have been reaching out to some of Stewart’s bi... [Read More]
Comedy Central is running a 42-Day marathon of The Daily Show online for the next month
We all know that Jon Stewart’s days are numbered as the host of The Daily Show. To give the host the proper sendoff, Comedy Central is going to run a 42 day marathon of The Daily Show eps starting from Stewart’s first ep to his final one. Beginning today at 12noon ET the marathon, dubbed... [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj on “This is Stand-Up”
Hasan Minhaj describes and reflects upon his winning audition for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in a scene from his one-man show, Homecoming King, as seen here in Jessica Pilot's webseries, "This is Stand-Up." See more of "This is Stand-Up" in The Village Voice.... [Read More]
Comedy Central bids Jon Stewart fond farewell with epic online/audio marathon #JonVoyage
Comedy Central kicks off #JonVoyage, aka "Your Month of Zen," today as an epic tribute to Jon Stewart's 16-year reign supreme in late-night TV as host of The Daily Show, which he'll close out on Aug. 6, 2015. It covers multiple platforms -- online streaming, satellite radio, cable TV and mobile... [Read More]