Daily Show correspondent Jessica Williams said on Tuesday that supporters for both Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) shared the blame for the arguments surrounding the role of gender in their vote. “Both sides are being straight-up booty right now,” she told host Trevor...
The Daily Show tonight relentlessly mocked Hillary Clinton's campaign for putting out surrogates to imply something suspicious about young women supporting Bernie Sanders over her.
"The Daily Show's" Jessica Williams had a few choice words for those unwise enough to diss Beyoncé's Super Bowl halftime performance, and the empowering message it sent to black Americans. One such comment came from former New YorkShow More Summary
Post by Eve Vawter. The Daily Show's Jessica Williams, Senior Beyoncé Correspondent (Note to self: ask about getting this title for myself), had some choice words for all those old, white dudes conservatives who took issue with Beyoncé's brilliant performance of Formation during SB50 halftime. Show More Summary
If nothing else, the premiere of TBS's Full Frontal With Samantha Bee proves how versatile the Daily Show–styled satirical news-show format can be. Samantha Bee, the fifth former Daily Show correspondent to spin off a solo show, sticks close to the familiar template while adding stylistic flourishes (delivering most of... More »
There’s a scrappy quality to Full Frontal, the new TBS late night talk show led by former Daily Show correspondent Samantha Bee. Confident and natural on stage, the host—who’s currently (as no one’s been able to let her forget) the only woman in late night—strikes out immediately with a fury that’s startling and invigorating. Read more...
From the February 9 edition of Fox Business' Varney & Co.: STUART VARNEY (HOST): I regret to say that Varney & Co. once again made an appearance on The Daily Show. This time for our Super Bowl halftime coverage. Roll tape. [BEGIN VIDEO] VARNEY:...Show More Summary
The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams best summed up the magic of Beyoncé and the "Formation" video last night, when she described Queen Bey as a “beautiful black Dumbledore, except with a really nice weave, in $3,000 worth of Gucci.”Who could take offense to that? Someone always can — even when... More »
Samantha Bee's new late-night show, "Full Frontal," couldn't have come at a better time for the former "Daily Show" correspondent and political humorist.
Thank the TV gods for Samantha Bee's new TBS show. "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" debuted on Monday night, and the former "Daily Show" correspondent immediately brought a new life force to the late-night landscape. With lightning quickness,...Show More Summary
Jessica Williams, The Daily Show's long-running Senior Beyonce Correspondent, stepped up to the desk last night to address the complaints made about Bey's Super Bowl performance.
Beyoncé’s Super Bowl Halftime Show performance was obviously badass, and it doesn’t really need defending. But yesterday, certain members of the Republican outrage industrial complex got all up in arms about it. Former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani said that its relatively subtle black-empowerment message amounted to an “attack” on police, saying that the Super […]
"Republicans laid out an all-you-can-eat banquet of crazy." Former "Daily Show" correspondent Samantha Bee’s highly anticipated show, "Full Frontal," premiered last night and, holy cow, it was pretty great. Bee and her writing team took a no-holds-barred approach, densely packing her opening monologue with jokes that totally met their marks. Show More Summary
In response to Fox News deciding that the takeaway from Beyoncé’s part in the Super Bowl halftime show was to be (...)
Tonight we’ll return to the seemingly never-ending sideshow that is our nation’s presidential campaign, but until then, let us talk Beyoncé and only Beyoncé. The black women of late night convened Monday to hash out the one thing you and everyone else on the planet have been talking about: Who exactly... More »
"The Daily Show" correspondent Jessica Williams fired back at those who are criticizing Beyoncé's Super Bowl halftime performance of her new song, "Formation." During Monday's episode of "The Daily Show," Williams praised the release...Show More Summary
This weekend was good for football fans, but great for Beyoncé fans, as the artist surprise-dropped a new single—complete with music video—right before delivering a killer Super Bowl halftime performance and announcing a world tour.Show More Summary
If you're still struggling with your feelings about Beyoncé, just take a minute and listen to Jessica Williams. Beyoncé's Super Bowl halftime show and "Formation" music video (which dropped the day before the game) were incredible blends of music, choreography and technical skill. Show More Summary
Samantha Bee wasted no time winning everyone over. In the debut of her half-hour comedy show, “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” on TBS, there was no trace of her newbie status. Granted, she was a correspondent on “The Daily Show” for 12 years, so it’s not like she hasn’t been in front of a camera […]
The Daily Show's Jessica Williams tore into those critiquing Beyoncé's Superbowl half-time show for including homages to sociopolitical racial justice issues.