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Jon Stewart Rips Apart Judith Miller Over Iraq Reporting: You Pushed Us Into Devastating Mistake

Former New York Times journalist Judith Miller walked into the lions den on Wednesday when sheappeared on The Daily Show and went head-to-head with Jon Stewart over her reporting duringthe lead up to the Iraq War. Millers reporting of Saddam Hussein sWeapons of Mass Destruction(WMDs) both before and after the 2003 invasion sparked intense controversy when it was discovered to be based on faulty information especially from now-discreditedsource Ahmed Chalabi andStewart was quick to point the finger of blame for the conflict at the disgraced journalist.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/jon-stewart-rips-apart-judith-miller-over-iraq-reporting-you-pushed-us-into-devastating-mistake/

Jon Stewart Mocks CNN's Baltimore Coverage With 'Hunger Games' Parody

'The Daily Show' host took the network to task for prioritizing the White House Correspondents' Dinner.   Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/Tr7zsnuRZpI/story01.htm

'Daily Show': White House goes 'Hunger Games' while Baltimore burns

Over the weekend, the "nerd prom," a.k.a. the White House Correspondents' Dinner, took place in Washington, D.C. and fun was had by all. However, social media was abuzz about how the political bigwigs and Hollywood elite were wining and dining just 50 miles south of Baltimore, where thousands have been protesting and rioting over Freddie Gray's death while in police custody. "The Daily Show" had a little fun with this Monday (April 27), as you can see in the above video. RELATED: 'The Wire' creator calls riots an affront to Freddie Gray's memory"Here was the problem," says host Jon Stewart. "Whilst the A-list of America's political complex fiddled on this Saturday night ... "And it cuts to riot footage, where Baltimore is burning. "The Daily Show" takes a few swings at cable news, lambasting the way they were covering the WHCD red carpet with barely a mention of the Baltimore riots. But the knockout... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Zap2it/~3/kA8Y4yCCJUU/daily_show_white_house_goes_hunger_games_while_baltimore_burns-2015-04

Jon Stewart and Dana Perino have very different ideas about a 'Daily Show'-'The Five' mashup

Dana Perino, White House press secretary under the second President Bush and co-host of Fox News show "The Five," was on "The Daily Show" Wednesday (April 22) and it was actually a rather delightful interview -- even if she and host Jon Stewart have different opinions on what it would look like if their two shows joined forces. RELATED: Jon Stewart and Jeff Garlin ragging on each other for 8 minutes is amazing When talk turns to one of "The Daily Show" writers who is obsessed with "The Five" -- more specifically, he has a giant crush on host Andrea Tantaros -- Perino says, "Who would have thought that 'The Daily Show' and 'The Five' would be like Reese's Peanut Butter cups, like peanut butter and chocolate. Maybe we could all get together here and have a mashup." "I think of it more as like a s*** taco," says Stewart, cracking up. "I'm not... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Zap2it/~3/Fe2ehLZgHKk/jon_stewart_dana_perino_very_different_ideas_about_daily_show_the_five_mashup-2015-04

Jon Stewarts Blasts GOP Candidates Over Gay Marriage Answers (Video)

Jon Stewart went to town on the Republican candidates Tuesday for their array of answers, or non-answers, on gay marriage. The Daily Show host spliced clips of reportersasking Governor Scott Walker, Governor John Kasich and Senator Ted Cruz if they would attend a same-sex wedding.  Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/jon-stewarts-blasts-gop-candidates-over-gay-marriage-answers-video/

Jon Stewart Sets Date for His Final 'Daily Show'

The longtime host of the Comedy Central series announces his farewell episode will air on August 6.    Read More... http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/00082417.html

Jon Stewart explains why he quit 'The Daily Show'

Back in February, Jon Stewart announced hed soon be leaving The Daily Show and according to a new interview with The Guardian, his decision to leave partly stemmed from an increasing sense of dissatisfaction. Its not like I thought the show wasnt working any more, or that I... http://feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/mCJ3B9t3Fe4/jon-stewart-daily-show-why-quit

Jon Stewart Pans Hillary Announcement: This is Boring as Sh*t (Video)

Jon Stewart responded to Hillary Clintons presidential launch Monday, saying he was underwhelmed by her video. This is boring as shit, Stewart said about Clinton dropping a series of average Americans in her video before even appearing. Its ordinary people stuffopening doors, changing gravel bucketsoh I know that lady! He then played TV clips explaining her new strategy of pounding the pavement to earn every Americans vote.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/jon-stewart-pans-hillary-announcement-this-is-boring-as-sht-video/

Jon Stewart skewers GOP's response to Hillary Clinton's announcement video

Hillary Clinton has finally announced that she's officially running for president in 2016, and she did so via a folksy video that "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart likens to "a State Farm commercial gone viral." But as funny as Clinton's video may be, the real "comedy" comes from the Republicans' response to it. Above, Stewart has clips from Rand Paul, Reince Priebus, Ted Cruz all lambasting her presidential announcement, but the real gems come from NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPierre and Fox News pundit Brit Hume. RELATED: Samantha Bee's segment on rapists' parental rights will infuriate youHume wonders if Americans really want "four more years of the Clintons and their weird marriage," while LaPierre says, "Eight years of one demographically-symbolic president is enough."Jessica Williams has a response to that -- to get the GOP vote, you have to check all three boxes: White, male and not in a weird marriage.... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Zap2it/~3/NR4VjhD-HJc/jon_stewart_skewers_gop_response_hillary_clinton_announcement_video-2015-04

Trevor Noah to Succeed Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

After only three appearances on the Comedy Central show, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa will step up as its new host.   Read More... http://rss.nytimes.com/c/34625/f/640354/s/44ef7b5e/sc/14/l/0L0Snytimes0N0C20A150C0A30C310Carts0Ctelevision0Ctrevor0Enoah0Eto0Esucceed0Ejon0Estewart0Eon0Ethe0Edaily0Eshow0Bhtml0Dpartner0Frss0Gemc0Frss/story01.htm
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