Topic: the-daily-show

Watch Jon Stewart Announce To His Audience That He’s Leaving The Daily Show

Watch Jon Stewart Announce To His Audience That He's Leaving The Daily Show

His departure hadn’t been announced when Jon filmed last night’s show, so he had to break it to an unsuspecting audience. Of course, that very audience got the ball rolling on reports that he was leaving, so it’s weird to watch them hear the news after we’ve already heard it. I’m having a chicken-or-the-egg moment here, and it’s kind of weirding me out. More »

Jon Stewart Is Cheating On Us With Egypt, Just Appeared On Their Daily Show

Jon Stewart Is Cheating On Us With Egypt, Just Appeared On Their Daily Show

I bet you thought you could trust Jon Stewart, didn’t you? Sure, he left us for the summer in the (definitely British, probably capable) hands of John Oliver, but we have a history before that spanning almost a decade and a half. We had a life together, he and I and us, a life based on trust and respect and communication, and so we believed him when he said he needed to take a break from The Daily Show and we just assumed that meant all forms of the show. More »