Hasan Minhaj and Jordan Klepper Torture Jon Stewart Until He Reveals His ‘Daily Show’ Secrets
The countdown to Jon Stewart’s final Daily Show episode continues, and during last night’s show Jon got bombarded by correspondents Hasan Minhaj and Jordan Klepper, who used some creative torture techniques (like forcing Jon to watch clips of his past movie roles) to get him to reveal so... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’ Turned a Long-Running Inside Joke into a Reality Last Night
With only seven episodes left before Jon Stewart’s final episode, The Daily Show decided to play around with its usual format last night by putting a long-running inside joke into practice: What if Jon did the show without saying anything? That’s exactly what happened during a nearly fou... [Read More]
Donald Trump Says ‘The Daily Show’ Is “Begging” Him to Appear on Jon Stewart’s Farewell Episode
Last month, Page Six reported that a bunch of Jon Stewart’s conservative enemies — from Donald Trump to Sarah Palin to Bill O’Reilly, Glenn Beck, and Jim Cramer — were asked to take part in a segment for Jon Stewart’s final Daily Show episode that would serve as “... [Read More]
Wyatt Cenac Opens Up About His Rocky Relationship with Jon Stewart on ‘WTF’
Marc Maron released a new episode of WTF today featuring standup and former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac, and it’s a fascinating listen for Daily Show fans interested in why Cenac left the job after four and a half years, which ultimately had to do with his not-so-friendly relationship... [Read More]
Watch Jon Stewart and President Obama’s Final ‘Daily Show’ Interview
Jon Stewart’s final Daily Show episode is just a little over two weeks away, and last night’s show was entirely dedicated to the seventh and final appearance of President Barack Obama, who also knows a thing or two about how it feels to be leaving an important job soon. Check out the par... [Read More]
President Obama and Jon Stewart Will Have Their Final ‘Daily Show’ Interview on Tuesday
Barack Obama is paying Jon Stewart a visit at The Daily Show one more time before Stewart says farewell on August 6th. According to Dave Itzkoff at The New York Times, Comedy Central has confirmed that Obama will make his seventh and final Daily Show appearance on Tuesday, July 21st. Check out a cli... [Read More]
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]