Tag: Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah, ‘Daily Show’ cohorts serve up politics, profanity at Clusterfest

Though it seemed like a huge commercial for Comedy Central, the network’s second Clusterfest still went down well over the…

5 months ago

Stewart ends ‘Daily Show’ with ‘moment of Zen,’ Springsteen

NEW YORK — Jon Stewart said goodbye to "The Daily Show" on Thursday, America's foremost satirist of politicians and the…

3 years ago

‘Daily Show’ comic Al Madrigal takes on S.F., politics, burritos

Native son Al Madrigal has gotten used to proving his San Francisco street cred. “The city kids try to double-check…

3 years ago

Jon Stewart signing off ‘Daily Show’ fake newscast for real

NEW YORK — After more than 16 years and nearly 2,600 telecasts, Jon Stewart can feel proud of his scads…

3 years ago

‘Rosewater’ an absorbing political drama

"Rosewater" follows the ordeal of Maziar Bahari, a journalist who was accused of espionage, tortured and imprisoned for 118 days…

4 years ago

Jon Stewart journeys from ‘Daily Show’ to film director

First-time film director Jon Stewart had to adjust and improvise making "Rosewater," even after 16 years of running "The Daily…

4 years ago

Comic John Oliver on the rise

It's been a robust 12 months for British comedian John Oliver, who is not about to let 2013 go without…

5 years ago

Jon Stewart: Halperin comment 'one of the greatest things I've seen' on television

>Jon Stewart highlighted Mark Halperin's gaffe on Morning Joe, calling it "maybe one of the greatest things I've seen in…

7 years ago