Posts tagged "jon stewart"

Stephen Colbert Is Back!

Stephen Colbert is back to all of our late-night televisions, hurrah! His “Late Night” debut kicked off with one last introduction from a now-retired Jon Stewart, who was seen most recently smacking John Cena with a chair at WWE Summer Slam, as you may remember. He then moved on to gorge on the

Rebecca Vipond Brink / September 9, 2015

Jon Stewart’s Next Job: Professional Wrestler?

A lot of Jon Stewart’s fans have been hoping that he’ll run for office following his departure from “The Daily Show,” but it appears he has other ambitions – namely, professional wrestling.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 24, 2015

Kim Kardashian Kaptured Yet Another Selfie For Her Kollection

Kim Kardashian snatched Hillary Clinton’s soul in another selfie for her selfie collection, and “The Daily Show” closed out an era with every Jersey boy’s dream: Bruce Springsteen. …

Megan Reynolds / August 7, 2015

Jon Stewart Signs Off From “The Daily Show”

Last night, Jon Stewart sat down for an epic finale to his 16-year stint as host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.” It was not your usual episode — and really, after that two-hour clown show known as the GOP presidential debate, what “Daily Show” fans likely needed and wanted out of Stewart was a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 7, 2015

No Jokes: Jon Stewart and Larry Wilmore Get Serious About Charleston Mass Murder

Comedy Central took a somber turn as Stewart and Wilmore discussed Charleston.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 19, 2015

Jon Stewart Perfectly Skewers Media Coverage Of Caitlyn Jenner, Welcomes Her To Life As A Woman In America

“Now you’re a woman, which means your looks are the only thing we care about.”…

Megan Reynolds / June 3, 2015

Jon Stewart Rightfully Tears CNN A New One For Their Shameful “Coverage” Of The Riots In Baltimore

“All we ask is that you be honest about what you do.”…

Megan Reynolds / April 28, 2015

Jon Stewart Defends Incoming “Daily Show” Host Trevor Noah

“I think without hesitation, Trevor Noah will earn your trust and respect, or not. Just as I earned your trust and respect, or did not.”

Megan Reynolds / April 7, 2015

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 in Nigeria are killing it. [NPR]
Sexual harassment at work has only become more complicated with the advent of social media. [Cosmopolitan]
Science says that BDSM sexuality…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 17, 2015

Female Comedians Who Should Replace Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart has announced he’s leaving “The Daily Show” at the end of the year, which means it’s time for the internet to start speculating about who his replacement should be. And it looks like the front-runner should definitely be a woman. From talented TV comedians who look like they could use a new gig…

College Candy / February 15, 2015

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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 12, 2015

Sob! Jon Stewart Is Leaving “The Daily Show”

Jon Stewart has broken all our hearts by announcing he will be leaving “The Daily Show” later this year, while Comedy Central hinted that the show would continue without him. But but but but but Jon NOOOOOOOO. [AV Club]
NBC has suspended Brian Williams without pay for six months, following his admission that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 11, 2015

Jon Stewart’s Take On Brian Williams’ “Misremembering” Is Perfect

When TV news networks cover Brian Williams’ “misremembering” of an Iraq War incident and the subsequent scrutiny over his reporting credibility, it’s hard not to roll my eyes. How do we know the other anchors doubting him aren’t cut from the same cloth? Jon Stewart, however, frames it in a way that actually makes sense &#8211…

Claire Hannum / February 10, 2015

Mike Huckabee Thinks Beyonce Will Turn Kids Into Strippers

Potential presidential candidate Mike Huckabee appeared on t”The Daily Show” last night to generally spew oddities and further put his foot in his mouth in regards to great American patriot Beyonce. He insisted that young girls want to be more like Bey (well, duh) and that she carries on “the culture of crude” with her…

Claire Hannum / January 20, 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.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 8, 2015

Stephen Colbert Says Goodbye With A Musical Number & A Few Famous Friends

The finale of “The Colbert Report” aired last night, and it included a visit from a freakish number of celebrity guests to sing him a send-off song. That guy sure has a lot of friends! Stephen will take David Letterman’s place on the “Late Show” next year, but it’s still a bittersweet goodbye. There wa…

Claire Hannum / December 19, 2014

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”…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 21, 2014
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