Tag Archives: Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart Reads Trump’s New Executive Orders

The A.V. Club recaps: Stewart is no stranger to Colbert’s CBS set, but he’s rarely appeared in such impressive form, decked out in an oversized tie and a “dead animal” in honor of our new president’s fashion sense. It takes alarmingly little time for a punch-drunk Colbert and Stewart to lose the thread of the bit (reading out Trump’s next ...

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Jon Stewart Takes Over Stephen Colbert’s Desk [VIDEO]

Vox sets up the clip: It’s been 351 days since Jon Stewart sat behind the desk of a late-night talk show and delivered jokes about US politics and the day’s headlines. In the time since Stewart left The Daily Show (on August 6, 2015), his many proteges have spread far and wide across the TV landscape. Samantha Bee is on ...

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Jon Stewart To Return To Cover GOP Convention

Yes, yes, YES. Vulture reports: Pro tip for anyone who’s been bummed about the absence of Jon Stewart during this election cycle: Make sure to watch Monday’s edition of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. The former host of The Daily Show will appear on Colbert’s CBS 11:35 p.m. program to help kick off two weeks of live editions timed ...

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Donald Trump: Celebrities Who Say They’ll Move To Canada Only Make Me Work Harder To Win [VIDEO]

Politico reports: Not only would Donald Trump not mind if certain celebrities were to flee the United States if he is elected president, the Republican front-runner said Tuesday that their opposition to his candidacy only increases his will to win. During a telephone interview with “Fox & Friends,” Trump was asked about a tweet from Lena Dunham on Monday in ...

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Jon Stewart Inks Four-Year Deal With HBO

You KNEW he couldn’t stay away, right? NPR reports: Announcing what could be a string of projects from the former host of The Daily Show, HBO says it has reached an exclusive four-year deal with Jon Stewart. In the first phase of the deal, Stewart will produce “short-form digital content,” HBO says. “Appearing on television 22 minutes a night clearly ...

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BROOKLYN: Jon Stewart Jumps Into WWE Championship Match, Slams Star John Cena With Folding Chair [VIDEO]

Via Yahoo News: WWE champion Seth Rollins and U.S. Champion/Trainwreck actor John Cena were squaring off in a great title-for-title match when the former Daily Show host made his mark. After trading insults with Rollins earlier in the year, Stewart ran to the ring with a chair and the crowd — which had been rooting against Cena all night — ...

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Petition Of The Day

Nearly 150,000 have signed: “Over the last 16 years, Jon Stewart has played an influential and iconic role in covering US politics and media. We believe he should continue that tradition as a moderator at one of the 2016 Presidential Debates.Jon Stewart is more than qualified to tackle the moderating job. Mr. Stewart has interviewed 15 heads of state, 22 ...

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Ben Shapiro On Jon Stewart

“While Stewart was undoubtedly talented – or rather, his writers were – Stewart also had the easiest job in media. He appeared nightly before an audience of simpletons, cued to laugh and cheer by his funny faces. He didn’t even need jokes: he could just run a clip from Fox News, any clip, and then screw his face up in ...

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Harlem Hate Pastor Returns To Daily Show

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Obama Jokes On Daily Show: I’m Issuing Executive Order That Stewart Must Stay

The Guardian reports: Barack Obama mocked foes, talked up his legacy and teased Jon Stewart in a nostalgic final appearance as president on The Daily Show, providing a bittersweet farewell for the old sparring partners. “I can’t believe you’re leaving before me,” Obama told his host, who is due to retire in two weeks after 16 years in the Comedy ...

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Obama To Appear On Daily Show

Via Reuters: President Barack Obama will tape his seventh appearance on Jon Stewart’s “Daily Show” in New York on Tuesday, the White House said on Friday. Obama has appeared on Comedy Central’s satirical news show twice as president and four times prior to that. This is likely to be the last appearance Obama makes since Stewart has announced that he ...

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Jon Stewart Mocks Wingnut Marriage Sadz

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Jon Stewart: I Can’t Joke About This

Jon Stewart opened his show last night with a somber, joke-free monologue about the mass murder in South Carolina. “Nine people were shot in a black church by a white guy who hated them who wanted to start some sort of civil war. The confederate flag flies over South Carolina. And the roads are named for confederate generals. And the ...

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Jon Stewart: Thank You Donald Trump

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Jon Stewart Takes On SCOTUS Nutters

With a great breakdown of quotes by the justices.

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Jon Stewart Rips GOP Gay Wedding Flap

Mediaite recaps: Jon Stewart tonight mocked all the Republican candidates who gave all sorts of answers to the question of whether they’d go to a gay wedding. Because if, Stewart said, this election comes down to one thing, it’s “who do you trust to pick up a phone at 3 am and RSVP to a gay wedding?” He saved perhaps ...

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South African Comedian Trevor Noah Named As Jon Stewart’s Replacement

Via the New York Times: In December, Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian, made his debut as an on-air contributor on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” offering his outsider’s perspective, as a biracial South African, on the United States. “I never thought I’d be more afraid of police in America than in South Africa,” he said with a smile. “It ...

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Jon Stewart On Ted Cruz 2016

As good as you’d expect.

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Jon Stewart On Kansas Gov. Brownback: There’s No Place Like Home…ophobia

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Jon Stewart Breaks The News

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