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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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Laughspin’s 12 favorite comedian graduation speeches, featuring Colbert, Fey, Poehler and more!

Laughspin’s 12 favorite comedian graduation speeches, featuring Colbert, Fey, Poehler and more!

By | May 7, 2012 at 11:15 am | 2 comments

It's graduation season and you know what that means! Someone somewhere is sitting through a three hour procession of watching 200 people wearing oversized gowns stand in line to shake somebody's hand. Hooray! But seriously, congratulations to all you recent grads. You make us...

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Jon Stewart calls Zach Galifianakis a dipsh*t on Between Two Ferns (Video)

Jon Stewart calls Zach Galifianakis a dipsh*t on Between Two Ferns (Video)

By | May 3, 2012 at 12:32 pm | No comments

You likely know that before The Comedy Awards airs on Comedy Central this Sunday at 9 pm EST, the long-running Funny Or Die series Between Two Ferns will see its first ever (30-minute!) televised episode. It will feature Tina Fey, Richard Branson and, as you'll see below, Jon...

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Catholic League emails Daily Show’s ‘Vagina Manger’ photo because that’s what God would do

Catholic League emails Daily Show’s ‘Vagina Manger’ photo because that’s what God would do

By | April 23, 2012 at 4:21 pm | 12 comments

It’s likely you’ve been following the recent brouhaha between Jon Stewart and conservative Christian groups over a graphic, wherein a Christmas manger was Photoshopped between the legs of a naked woman during the April 16 episode of The Daily Show. Well, the issue isn’t...

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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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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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Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, more join for Baby Buggy benefit Dec. 5

Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, more join for Baby Buggy benefit Dec. 5

By | November 28, 2011 at 11:23 am | One comment

It’s not every night – even in New York City – comedy giants like Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart and Colin Quinn come together to perform on the same show. But it’s happening, folks. On Dec. 5 at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center in New York, Good Morning America...

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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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