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By Meredith Blake source It’s a few minutes after 6 p.m. on Thursday night, and as Donald Trump prepares to accept his nomination at the Republican National Convention, a weary-looking Stephen Colbert is rehearsing a few hundred miles away at the Ed Sullivan Theater. Dressed in rumpled khakis and nursing a massive Starbucks coffee, the host runs […]

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By Jason Lynch Source If you’re lamenting Jon Stewart’s departure from The Daily Show last August and wishing he was still a presence in late night, your wish has come true. In the end, Stewart’s late-night hiatus didn’t even last a month. The former host has been an important force on The Late Show With […]

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By Tammy La Gorce Source Tracey Stewart is finally getting her sheep. “When I first started dating Jon, I would get bothered by people coming up to us as we were living our lives and wanting to talk to him,” she said of her husband, Jon Stewart, the former host of “The Daily Show.” “But […]

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By Ray Rahman Source As longtime viewers know, Stephen Colbert’s time on The Daily Show actually precedes Jon Stewart — he was a correspondent back in the Craig Kilborn days.

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By Ray Rahman Source Like Olivia Munn, former Daily Show correspondent Rob Corddry really wishes that Jon Stewart would clean his desk. However, that’s not Stewart’s only eccentricity, as Corddry reveals to EW in a conversation about his former boss. The comedian, who was an essential part of the Daily Show roster during his tenure […]

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By Ray Rahman Source When Rob Riggle joined The Daily Show in 2006, he was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Marine Corps Reserve. He was prepared to go back into active duty in order to provide for his family, until Jon Stewart not given him the role that would arguably define his career. Seven years after leaving […]

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By Ray Rahman Source When Rob Riggle joined The Daily Show in 2006, he was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Marine Corps Reserve. He was prepared to go back into active duty in order to provide for his family, until Jon Stewart not given him the role that would arguably define his career. Seven years after leaving […]

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By Ray Rahman Source As one of the more successful correspondents to come out of The Daily Show , Ed Helms is able to look back on his tenure and his working relationship with Jon Stewart with a kind of thoughtful hindsight after so many years of post-Daily Show success in the industry. In a […]

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By Ray Rahman Source As a correspondent on The Daily Show from 2010–2011, even her comparatively brief tenure allowed Olivia Munn to witness Jon Stewart’s inarguable impact on pop culture — in particular, his way of delivering the news in a way that made a younger generation sit up and take notice despite his humble insistence that […]

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By Ray Rahman Source As a correspondent on The Daily Show from 2010–2011, even her comparatively brief tenure allowed Olivia Munn to witness Jon Stewart’s inarguable impact on pop culture — in particular, his way of delivering the news in a way that made a younger generation sit up and take notice despite his humble insistence that […]

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By Robert Faires Source Getting hired as a correspondent for The Daily Show With Jon Stewart was, without question, a great break for Hasan Minhaj. But it isn’t as if the 29-year-old comedian was sitting around waiting for his cell to ring. This is a guy who in just a few years has made a mark in stand-up, […]

October 2nd, 2013: The Taping ReporT!

By Anna-Neko Source This was my second time going (went with a friend last year), and just the day before got to experience ‘The Daily Show’ too!

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