Jon Stewart

Hillary Clinton Tells Jon Stewart She Wants an Office Without Corners
July 16, 2014

Hillary Clinton made a lighthearted appearance on last night's "Daily Show with Jon Stewart." 

Some Advice for John Oliver: Stop Imitating 'The Daily Show'
April 28, 2014

The first episode of John Oliver's new HBO show aired last night, and it's ... exactly like "The Daily Show."

Jon Stewart Mocks CNN For All The Wrong Reasons
October 30, 2013

In a video clip that has gone viral today, Jon Stewart rips into CNN for asking the same question of its guest: "Is X good or bad?" Whether the subject is Obamacare, the war in Syria, or the balance between liberty and security, CNN analysts seem int

Jon Stewart Was Made for Shutdown Jokes
October 10, 2013

Covering the shutdown may have diminishing returns for journalists, but for comedians it has provided seemingly endless grist.

BuzzFeed Feeds on Anthony Weiner's Diminishing Buzz
August 13, 2013

The New York media world met IRL Monday night for a BuzzFeed-hosted conversation with former congressman and current mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner at a packed bar not far from BuzzFeed HQ in Manhattan’s Flatiron District.

John Oliver is Still an Outsider
And that's just what the increasingly insidery, decreasingly funny 'Daily Show' needs
June 06, 2013

As “The Daily Show” has become increasingly rooted in the umbrage of Jon Stewart, card-carrying member of the media elite, it has also become less funny. Goofy outsider John Oliver can change that. 

Why the Anti-SOPA Band Hasn't Gotten Back Together
January 04, 2013

Last year, an unlikely coalition emerged to preserve Internet freedom. Where has it been since then?

Paula Broadwell, a Hanger-On in King Petraeus’s Court
November 14, 2012

Paula Broadwell was the kind of hanger-on whose arrival heralds a meritocracy in decline.

Was O’Reilly vs. Stewart Less Funny Than Romney vs. Obama?
October 08, 2012

The problem with entertainers who fashion themselves as political figures.