The Daily Show took on both the legislative and judicial branches of the government last night.
First, Oliver addressed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the part of the Voting Rights Act that called for federal oversight of states with a his more
Political satirist John Oliver invited "Daily Show" viewers Monday to turn their attention to a "satirical politician": Minnesota Sen. Al Franken.
Oliver played a clip of the former "Saturday Night Live" writer and star as he explained that credit rati more
"Daily Show" summer host John Oliver has had a breakthrough about Sarah Palin: He doesn't have to think about her.
He admitted it would be hard. The former vice presidential candidate set herself up for punchlines by returning to Fox News just months a more
"The Daily Show" has won 10 Emmys in a row for Outstanding Variety Series, and they’re probably hoping for that to go up to a "Spinal Tap" 11 this year. But the stage could be set, finally, for a change-up in the category. Read More... http://www.hi more
Somewhere in the Middle East, Jon Stewart is breathing a huge sigh of relief: "The Daily Show" hasn't exploded after three days of John Oliver hosting. In fact, federal whistleblowers are giving him plenty of material. Read More... http://www.thewrap more
The furor over the National Security Agency's data collection isn't splitting neatly along party lines. "The Daily Show" has some fun with that. Watch the clip. Read More... http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/06/12/the-daily-show-on-the-gop-split-over-th more
The temporary Jon Stewart replacement gets through his first day without a hitch, but acknowledges having an "anxiety dream" about interviewing Jaden Smith.
John Oliver didn't get to do his jokes about Mary Poppins on his first night hosting "The Daily Show" -- but it worked out just fine. Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/tv/article/daily-show-john-oliver-comes-out-swinging-first-night-host-video-96561