Posts tagged "daily show"

Jessica Williams Gets My Vote For Next Daily Show Host

The sequel to [one of my guilty pleasure comedies] “Hot Tub Time Machine” called it, Newsweek is demanding it, and frankly, it’s just common sense: Jessica Williams should host “The Daily Show” when Jon Stewart leaves. I mean, hell, watch how natural she looks in the “Hot Tub Time Machine 2″ clip above, and the…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 12, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart’s Reaction To The Charlie Hebdo Massacre

One suspect, 18-year-old Mourad Hamyd, has been taken into custody for the attack on the headquarters of satirical comedy magazine Charlie Hebdo which left 12 people dead on Wednesday. Two other suspects, brothers Said and Cherif Kouachi, have yet to be found by French police.

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 8, 2015

Jon Stewart Got All Lovey Dovey On “Colbert”

It’s been interesting watching Jon Stewart do the media rounds to promote his movie, “Rosewater,” after building a long career out of lampooning the American news media. For example, prior to this week, the last time Stewart appeared on CNN was in 2004, when he got the “Crossfire” audience to applaud the idea that “Crossfire”…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 21, 2014

“The Daily Show” Solves Catcalling With A Few Simple Suggestions

“The Daily Show”’s Jessica Williams has figured out how to stop catcallers from harassing you on the street and had a few suggestions for women, including changing our route to work, acting “like a psycho,” and these three rules: “Rule number one: Always wear oversized headphones. Rule number two: Master the fake phone call. Rule number

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 3, 2014

Jon Stewart Gets Real About Fox News’ Racist Coverage Of Ferguson

“The Daily Show” was on a two-week break when unarmed teen Michael Brown was shot in Ferguson, Missouri, and when media coverage of the events began, Jon Stewart’s absence from the airwaves was a noticeable one. Stewart has a knack for knowing just what to say to bring events sharply into perspective, and when he…

By: Claire Hannum / August 27, 2014

Watch “The Daily Show” Dole Out Some Real Talk About Campus Sexual Assault

When three students at James Madison University sexually assaulted a classmate on tape, their punishment was expulsion — after they graduated. Yes, really. JMU, along with 55 other schools, are under investigation for their mistreatment of on-campus assault cases. Other recent absurd assault punishments have included 30-day suspensions and book report assignments. Jon Stewart was just a…

By: Claire Hannum / June 27, 2014

Yay: Huffington Post Has A “Sideboob” Section Now

It’s no secret that Huffington Post has some pretty ridic sections on its voluminous site. The idea behind the massive conglomeration of categories is to cover and “win” as many kinds of content on the web. We get that. But yesterday, after Jon Stewart made fun of all the sideboob on HuffPo on “The Daily

By: Julie Gerstein / June 6, 2012

Drew Barrymore Would Like Two Penises, Please

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Drew Barrymore was on “The Daily Show” last night and, per the usual, charmed the pants off of host Jon Stewart. She was mum on whether she and Mac Guy Justi…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 26, 2010

“The Daily Show” Does D.C.’s Big Gay Rights Parade

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There was a huge gay rights march in Washington, D.C. this weekend and “The Daily Show” had its best man on the case. John Oliver hit the streets to talk with rainbow-wearing folks about their nefarious aims—equal…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 14, 2009

The Daily Show Threesome

Jon Stewart is a sexy motherf*#%er. The suit, the smirk, the wit, he makes us Frisky gals weak in the knees. Sigh, but of course we’re not the only ones. Comedy Central Insider has been assembling the 25 Sexiest Daily Show Moments, which is quite a daunting task since Stewart is at the…

By: Simcha / July 11, 2008