Jessica Williams

‘The Daily Show’ Comedian Jessica Williams Is Going Off On Her Own

All good things eventually come to a bittersweet ending.

Tai Gooden | June 30, 2016 - 8:44 am

Hillary Clinton Is Having Brainstorming Sessions With Elizabeth Warren

Hillary Clinton met with Elizabeth Warren to brainstorm policy in December. [New York Times]
A new strain of HIV has been identified in Cuba. [MSN]
Women scientists…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 17, 2015 - 6:30 pm

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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 12, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Watch Phoebe Robinson & Jessica Williams Explore Kwanzaa

Curious about Kwanzaa? So were comediennes Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams. Watch them explain what it’s all about! …

Claire Hannum | December 22, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Frisky Q&A: “Daily Show” Correspondent Jessica Williams Gets Scientific

Last week, “Daily Show” correspondent Jessica Williams paid a visit to the NYU science labs to conduct some #EmojiScience experiments. The GE #EmojiScience campaign set out to prove that there’s…

Claire Hannum | December 19, 2014 - 10:00 am

Life Dream Status: Bill Nye & Jessica Williams Will Help Us Explore Science

GE’s #EmojiScience campaign, which launched today conducting experiments in NYU’s science labs, provides a divine outlet for we non-Ph.D. folk who stew over burning scientific questions while wishing we had an…

Claire Hannum | December 10, 2014 - 2:00 pm

“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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 3, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Watch “The Daily Show” Take Down Catcalling

This week, “The Daily Show” continued its crusade against political bullshittery by delving into the rampant sexism in Congress. After a bunch of creepy dudes weigh in how to properly “compliment”

Claire Hannum | September 5, 2014 - 12:30 pm