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Hey, United States government: please watch John Oliver’s gun control series on The Daily Show

Hey, United States government: please watch John Oliver’s gun control series on The Daily Show

By | April 26, 2013 at 11:59 am | No comments

If you haven’t been watching The Daily Show’s series on gun control, please do yourself a favor and catch up with the trio of videos below. Last night the final segment aired, wrapping up what has proven to be the most compelling news coverage on the topic since the United...

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Jon Stewart exposes government’s intimate relationship with insider trading (Video)

Jon Stewart exposes government’s intimate relationship with insider trading (Video)

By | April 24, 2013 at 12:20 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Stewart highlighted the flawed system that benefits the few, and leaves the rest of us majorly fucked. He did so by providing a brief tutorial on what's occurring in Congress in regards to insider trading and the banking system. So...

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Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

By | April 18, 2013 at 11:24 am | No comments

Unless you were asleep all day yesterday – and if you were, we’re jealous – you undoubtedly know about CNN’s massive reporting fuck-up, wherein they assuredly claimed that a suspect in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing had been arrested. CNN anchors John King and Wolf...

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Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

By | April 17, 2013 at 1:33 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart offered a bit of a love note to the city of Boston, a day after two bombs were detonated near the finish of the Boston Marathon and left three dead and nearly 200 injured. “Thank you for once again, in the face of gross inhumanity,...

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Jon Stewart will take 12 weeks off from The Daily Show to direct his first movie

Jon Stewart will take 12 weeks off from The Daily Show to direct his first movie

By | March 5, 2013 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Jon Stewart will take a 12-week sabbatical from The Daily Show this summer in order to direct a movie about a journalist who was captured and imprisoned by Iranian forces. Longtime Daily Show correspondent John Oliver will take Stewart's place during that time. The movie, a...

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Chris Christie asks comedy community to spread the word about Hurricane Sandy

Chris Christie asks comedy community to spread the word about Hurricane Sandy

By | January 9, 2013 at 4:19 pm | No comments

Unless you've been hiding under your covers for the last few days -- and why wouldn't you be? -- you've undoubtedly seen or heard New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie lashing out at House Speaker John Boehner for dragging his feet on the Hurricane Sandy relief money or calling for...

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Stephen Colbert unveils ‘anatomically accurate’ wax version of himself at Madame Tussauds

Stephen Colbert unveils ‘anatomically accurate’ wax version of himself at Madame Tussauds

By | November 19, 2012 at 1:36 pm | One comment

After nearly five months of work, which included more than 250 measurements and photographs, the wax version of Stephen Colbert is complete. Calling it "anatomically accurate" and "the greatest American figurine since the Ken doll," Colbert was all smiles and smirks at the...

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Jon Stewart fails to see sexual innuendo in his interview with Paula Broadwell (Video)

Jon Stewart fails to see sexual innuendo in his interview with Paula Broadwell (Video)

By | November 13, 2012 at 5:25 pm | No comments

When the news broke on Friday about Gen. David Petraeus, the now-former CIA Director, due to him having sex with someone who wasn't his wife, we quickly posted Jon Stewart's Jan. 25 interview with said person who isn't Petraeus' wife, Paula Broadwell, the general's biographer....

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Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell told Jon Stewart that Petraeus was concerned about his legacy (Video)

Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell told Jon Stewart that Petraeus was concerned about his legacy (Video)

By | November 9, 2012 at 6:45 pm | One comment

As you surely know by now General David Petraeus has resigned from his post as CIA director today because he cheated on his wife. You may also know that his biographer, Paula Broadwell is the lady he was making love to behind his wife’s back, according to a report on Slate....

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