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Jon Stewart invokes Pee-Wee Herman, challenges North Carolina’s gay marriage ban (Video)

Jon Stewart invokes Pee-Wee Herman, challenges North Carolina’s gay marriage ban (Video)

By | May 10, 2012 at 1:56 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart responded to the gay marriage ban recently voted into law by North Carolina by pointing out the “collateral damage amongst the heteros,” that outlawing civil unions causes. No worries, though, says Stewart. It's a step towards...

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Kristen Schaal embraces dehumanizing women on the Daily Show, does a ‘Dice’ impression

Kristen Schaal embraces dehumanizing women on the Daily Show, does a ‘Dice’ impression

By | March 14, 2012 at 8:56 am | 2 comments

On last night's Daily Show with Jon Stewart, women's correspondent Kristen Schaal joined Jon to address the recent influx of "slut" and "cunt" talk as it pertains to women in political discourse. Schaal brings dignity, poise and an impression of Andew 'Dice' Clay to an otherwise...

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Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

By | February 22, 2012 at 10:20 am | No comments

Last night, Lewis Black dropped in to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for a much-needed edition of Back in Black. The subject: the way in which mainstream media -- mostly Fox News and Nancy Grace -- have handled the death of Whitney Houston. Let's watch, shall we? The Daily...

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Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

By | February 16, 2012 at 12:33 pm | No comments

By now you've heard the Colbert Report suddenly shut down operations yesterday. Last night's episode was a previously aired episode and tonight will be the same. And like every other media outlet, the only statement Comedy Central could give us was this: "Due to unforeseen...

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Watch Ricky Gervais coin the phrase ‘big wobbly spunk bomb’ on the Daily Show

Watch Ricky Gervais coin the phrase ‘big wobbly spunk bomb’ on the Daily Show

By | February 15, 2012 at 3:13 pm | One comment

Last night, Ricky Gervais visited the Daily Show with Jon Stewart to promote his new HBO series, Life's Too Short, which premieres this Sunday at 10:30 pm ET. The faux-documentary series centers around British actor Warwick Davis (pronounced 'Warrick), a dwarf known for his...

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Comedian Dana Gould and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl team up for comedy

Comedian Dana Gould and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl team up for comedy

By | February 2, 2012 at 5:37 pm | No comments

If you caught Dave Grohl's appearance on After Lately a few Sundays ago (not to mention his Daily Show interviews), you know the Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer can pull off some comedy. In this particular episode comedian and Chelsea Lately writer Jen Kirkman...

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Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart join forces for unique political maneuver (Video)

Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart join forces for unique political maneuver (Video)

By | January 13, 2012 at 5:53 pm | No comments

We reported yesterday that the hilariously meddlesome Stephen Colbert was gearing up for a major announcement on The Colbert Report last night. Well, we were treated to not one, but two surprises! First, Colbert bequeathed his Super PAC to his dear friend, Jon Stewart (with...

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Meet Jessica Williams, the Daily Show’s newest correspondent (Video)

Meet Jessica Williams, the Daily Show’s newest correspondent (Video)

By | January 13, 2012 at 12:28 pm | 4 comments

In the midst of all this election commentary on late night television, you might have missed that The Daily Show with Jon Stewart has brought in a new correspondent to its friendly confines. Jessica Williams made her debut reporting on the GOP primary in South Carolina alongside...

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Worst school ever suspends teacher for showing Daily Show segments in class

Worst school ever suspends teacher for showing Daily Show segments in class

By | November 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm | No comments

These days, tons of young people learn about the news from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. And that’s a good thing – you won’t find too many media sources on television that are as incisive or intelligent as Stewart and his crew of writers. So it’s especially...

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