In a somber interview just over a week after the violence in Charlottesville, The Daily Show brought on Equal Justice Initiative founder Bryan Stevenson and singer-songwriter Andra Day to discuss how the debate surrounding “Southern heritage” and monuments further marginalizes the history of African-Americans. “We’re burdened by a history of ... More »
Correspondent Roy Wood Jr. went in on “Michael The Black Man,” the black Trump supporter standing behind the president during his unhinged speech in Phoenix, Arizona.
As The Opposition With Jordan Klepper unveiled its first promo today, Comedy Central’s upcoming late-night series — a spinoff from The Daily Show — also has been building a roster of correspondents. I have learned that The Opposition...Show More Summary
The Daily Show had a great segment of Donald Trump's amazing, huge, beautiful and detail filled prime time "Distract us all from the Nazi loving speech" presentation from Monday. He even showed how dramatically different it was fromShow More Summary
'The Daily Show' will be the only program to break into the wall-to-wall showings of the series' 254 installments. read more
When co-writers Samantha Bee and Jo Miller first came up with the idea for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, they were both already seasoned television writers, having spent many years working on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. But their...Show More Summary
Comedians Jessica Williams (The Daily Show) and Phoebe Robinson (Broad City) bringing their very popular WNYC podcast 2 Dope Queens to HBO for four one-hour specials.... Continue reading…
Because President Donald Trump’s Phoenix rally did not begin until well after The Daily Show had taped Tuesday’s edition, Trevor Noah focused on previous night’s “Book Report Trump” who unveiled his 180 on Afghanistan. Trump acknowledged...Show More Summary
Jordan Klepper is the latest Daily Show correspondent to earn Comedy Central’s coveted 11:30 spot, the time previously held by Stephen Colbert and Larry Wilmore. His show, The Opposition With Jordan Klepper, will give you shades of Alex Jones’s manic far-right-right rants (sans those spooky nutraceuticals) though a release says he’ll satirize ... More »
We’re getting the first look at Comedy Central’s new late-night talker helmed by Jordan Klepper. Comedy Central says The Opposition With Jordan Klepper “will satirize the hyperbolic, conspiracy-laden noise machine that is the alternative-media landscape on both the right and left. Show More Summary
In a Venn diagram featuring miniskirts and President Obama, who knew the two could overlap in a middle section titled Donald Trump’s Afghanistan War Strategy? During Tuesday night’s Daily Show, Trevor Noah picked apart the president’s vague speech that detailed in broad strokes the military’s plan to increase troops in ... More »
Taping times and the frenetic pace of the Trump administration collided again on Tuesday night, as Trevor Noah and The Daily Show took a look at Trump’s relatively (relatively!) coherent Afghanistan policy address from Monday night just as Trump went wildly off the rails in his Tuesday night “my Charlottesville response was a big success” speech. Show More Summary
Trevor Noah returned on Monday from his less-than-relaxing two-week vacation to find the United States (still) in chaos, so The Daily Show caught up on Charlottesville and Trump’s equivocal response to it. Analyzing the video of Trump’s...Show More Summary
Returning after a two-week hiatus, The Daily Show host Trevor Noah said he’d decided to escape the racial tension in this country during his vacation, by visiting his native South Africa. But it was “chaos” there, so he returned to the U.S. Show More Summary
Trevor Noah has an amusing theory on why the president seemed to stare at sun
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 133, published August 22, 2017. The daily show. If The New York Times’ The Daily and NPR’s Up First — taken collectively as, like, an index fund of the daily news podcast construct writ large — have taught us anything, it’s that there’s a...
Whether they participated in the giddy party vibes or not, every American will remember where he or she was during Monday’s solar eclipse. Those same Americans will undoubtedly also remember where they were when they saw President Trump look directly up at the eclipse without proper eye protection, the same ... More »
Of course he did.
‘The Daily Show’ returned from a two-week break with a blistering assessment of Donald Trump’s fans in the wake of a neo-Nazi march in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Jon Stewart might not have the The Daily Show platform at his disposal any longer, but that hasn't stopped the comedian from sharing his political stream of consciousness with the world. During one of Dave Chappelle's Radio City Music...Show More Summary