Jon Stewart Articles


Obama to Make Final Appearance on 'Daily Show With Jon Stewart'

Give the liberal host a final send off.
11:08 AM, Jul 17, 2015

President Obama will appear on the Daily Show With Jon Stewart. The appearance will be next week in New York City. Stewart's last scheduled show is August 6.

The Comedy Central show put out a press release announcing the presidential visit:

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A Swing and a Miss from Jon Stewart

His latest foray into media criticism leaves much to be desired.
10:44 AM, Jun 04, 2015

Jon Stewart’s shrewdness as a crowd pleaser has never been more evident than in his treatment of Caitlyn Jenner. Earlier this week, when Bruce Jenner’s sexual transformation made the cover of Vanity Fair, Stewart strung together a series of television commentaries about Jenner’s appearance.

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Drop and #GiveThem20!

A great way to thank our veterans.
9:31 AM, Jun 03, 2015

Many Americans have a friend or family member who has served in the military. Now, American Corporate Partners (ACP), a non-profit that helps returning veterans transition into new post-service careers, is promoting a unique way to honor them. It’s called #GiveThem20. Give them 20 push-ups or sit-ups, that is, to thank them for their service. Then, once you’ve caught your breath, spread the word on social media and nominate two of your friends to do the same.

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Democrats Lament Stewart Exit

4:29 PM, Feb 11, 2015

Late-night cable comedian Jon Stewart announced he would be leaving The Daily Show on Tuesday night's broadcast, and Democrats are not too happy. The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee sent out a fundraising email Wednesday asking supporters to "Sign our card for Jon Stewart." See a screenshot of the email below:

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The Myth of Jon Stewart’s ‘Millennial’ Following

11:27 AM, Feb 11, 2015

As a “millennial” (roughly speaking, someone between the ages of 18 and 29), I’ve grown used to being tarred with fallacious accusations. We millennials are spoiled and mollycoddled! (Nope.) We’re tech-obsessives who would never even think of picking up something as fuddy duddy as a book! (Wrong again.) We’re irredeemable narcissists!

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Help Sarah Palin and Jon Stewart Help Veterans

12:17 PM, Apr 07, 2014

As far as political odd couples go, it doesn't get any odder than Sarah Palin and Jon Stewart. However, the two have come together to help veterans and have cut an ad in support of ACP AdvisorNet, which helps vets get jobs. ACP AdvisorNet is an innovative idea -- it's a virtual community service opportunity to assist those who have served by connecting them with business leaders to help jump start their careers.

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Liberal Comedian Jon Stewart Assails Obamacare Implementation

11:14 AM, Oct 22, 2013

Jon Stewart, host of Comedy Central's Daily Show, took on the disastrous launch of the Obamacare health insurance exchange website on Monday evening.

"All the Democrats have to do to gain, like, an 80 percent to 20 percent advantage in this country, all that stands in their way is a mildly competent implementation of the health care policy they battled so hard to keep," said the liberal host before documenting the incompetence of the exchange implementation. Watch the video below:

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Obama to Make Sixth Appearance on Comedy Central's 'Daily Show'

3:35 PM, Oct 12, 2012

President Barack Obama is set to make his sixth appearance next week on Comedy Central's Daily Show with Jon Stewart. From the press release:

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Happy Hour: Smells Like Solyndra

6:00 PM, Sep 16, 2011

Jon Stewart skewers the Obama administration on Solyndra.

Was Solyndra actually looking at getting another loan from the federal government?

Vince Vaughn is a Ron Paul fan

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'I Hope He Runs'

7:48 AM, Aug 19, 2011

The boss made a cameo on Jon Stewart's Daily Show the other night, encouraging Paul Ryan to run for president:

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Glenn Beck Viewers Smarter than Daily Show Viewers

11:41 AM, Jun 21, 2011

Louis Jacobson at Politifact debunks Jon Stewart's claim that Fox News viewers are the "most consistently misinformed media viewers." This nugget from a 2010 Pew survey must be particularly embarrassing for Stewart:

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Video: The Daily Show Tortures a Camel in Madison

11:31 AM, Feb 23, 2011

Madison, Wisc.

No joke: The Daily Show brought a camel to the protests in Madison the other day, presumably to help make fun of the Cairo/Madison comparisons. As this video shows, the gag didn't turn out so well: 

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