Trevor Noah is the current favorite to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show
As we know, Jon Stewart is marked to step down as host of The Daily Show later this year. As far as speculation as to the replacement we know there’s a short list. But now it appears one of the show’s correspondents has emerged as the front runner. Variety is reporting that South African... [Read More]
 
The Daily Show says goodbye to Jason Jones
Last night’s episode of The Daily Show was the final one for longtime correspondent Jason Jones. Both Jones and his wife/TDS correspondent Samantha Bee are leaving for other projects which include producing and writing their own shows, and a TBS show for Bee. Needless to say, this is not the l... [Read More]
 
Watch Jon Stewart Say Goodbye to Jason Jones on 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright After ten years as a correspondent, Jason Jones made his final appearance on The Daily Show last night, and Jon Stewart gave a proper tribute to all the silly and silly-serious segments he's done over the years. "Nothing makes my job easier than knowing there is someone there who I ca... [Read More]
 
Hasan Minhaj Heads to Oregon to Meet Sugar Bob the Stoned Deer
by Megh Wright Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj recently traveled to Oregon to investigate a once-in-a-lifetime story of how legalized medical marijuana is destroying society through a deer named Sugar Bob, who seems to enjoy getting high and eating stolen candy. It's a shame that marijuana is ... [Read More]
 
Kristen Schaal Explains the Future of Gender Wage Equality on 'Daily Show'
by Megh Wright Senior Women's Issues Correspondent Kristen Schaal made an appearance during last night's Daily Show to talk equal pay for women, and it turns out that America might figure out how to create human hearts from 3D printers before women are paid the same amount as men: "At this point, we... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell Advises Jon Stewart to Leave 'The Daily Show' as Soon as Possible
by Megh Wright To promote his new film Get Hard, Will Ferrell visited last night's Daily Show (wearing an amazing Zach Galifianakis shirt) and was brutally honest with Jon Stewart about his decision to leave the show: "I just want to address the fact that you had the guts to look at yourself in the ... [Read More]
 
Where to buy those Zach Galifianakis and Bill Murray shirts, as worn by Will Ferrell and Jimmy Kimmel’s family
Bill Murray and Will Ferrell are two funny men too funny for Twitter -- and don't you dare support those joke thieves who continue to cybersquat on their Twitter presences, because they're frauds. Suffice it to say, you won't see Murray or Ferrell promoting their fashion senses on Twitter. But you c... [Read More]
 
'Tickling Giants': The Story of the Meteoric Rise of Egypt's Jon Stewart and His Crusade for Freedom of Expression
by Laura Turner Garrison Occasional Daily Show guest and one-time member of the Time 100 Influential Persons of the Year Bassem Youssef is more than just a late night host, cutting-edge satirist, and champion of free speech. He’s also a surgeon. Up until 2011, he did that job full-time. Inspir... [Read More]
 
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Talk 'Broad City' on 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer's visit to last night's Daily Show, where they talked with Stewart about how Broad City went from a web series to a Comedy Central show, how their parents have responded to their fame, and the special person who called just for Abbi du... [Read More]
 
Stand-up and more from Night Of Too Many Stars
Last night, Jon Stewart hosted his telethon for Night of Too Many Stars, it was just what it sounds like. An evening where all the stars came out to raise money for the families of Autism. People with deep pockets were in the crowd to big on specialty items, including the chance to have Chris [&hell... [Read More]