11 hrs ago
Egypt satirist says show's suspension wasn't nice
Popular Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef said Wednesday that he'll take the military and the government it backs at their word that they were not behind the decision to take his weekly TV program off the air, but he said it still doesn't make them look "very nice."
15 hrs ago
The Daily Show's John Hodgman To Bring His Show I Stole Your Dad to...
Author, comedian, Daily Show correspondent and Apple commercial star John Hodgman will debut his solo show John Hodgman: I Stole Your Dad at the Public Theater's upcoming Under the Radar Festival.
17 hrs ago
HBO Signs 'The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl'
HBO is known for staying fresh and different, even groundbreaking with their network and television series.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Daily Show's Gaywatch, Feat. Ian McKellen, Rick Santorum, and Cardinal Dolan
From mocking Cardinal Dolan for his comment that the Roman Catholic Church has been "outmarketed" on the issue of marriage equality to feeling bad for Rick Santorum and chatting with out actor Ian McKellen, last night's episode of the Daily Show was overflowing with LGBT goodies.
Jon Stewart Offers Half-Hearted Congratulations To Healthcare.gov Fixes
Jon Stewart returned this week with a message for the Obama administration: Congratulations on fixing Healthcare.gov so that it's expected to work for all but 1% of users! It only would have been nice if it had happened before citizens' faith in government was badly damaged.
The Huffington Post
Orlando Bloom Makes A Huge 'Lord Of The Rings' Confession On 'Kimmel'
Orlando Bloom made millions of women swoon as he rocketed to superstardom on the Legolas express during the original " The Lord of the Rings " trilogy.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Creative Loafing Tampa
Movings and shakings in TV land
A lot has happened in the world of television recently. Here's a quick rundown.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
In The World Of Podcasts, Judge John Hodgman Rules
Jesse Thorn plays the bailiff on Judge John Hodgman. "I'm the guy who hosts the People's Court who's not Judge Wapner," says Thorn, "And I'm also sort of Roz from Night Court ."
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Happy 2013 Birthday to America's Best News Anchor Jon Stewart and ...
Today we offer a happy 51st birthday to one of the most genuine fake news guys on the air, the incomparable Jon Stewart, and a happy 70th to the very funny piano man, Randy Newman.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
As Olaf in Frozen
From his early days as a correspondent on The Daily Show to his breakthrough role as sweet compulsive liar Elder Cunningham in Broadway's The Book Of Mormon, Josh Gad has carved out a special place in comedy history.
Peace Train: Giving thanks
This Thanksgiving provides a good chance for reflection about what we value. For me, I am most grateful for family and friends.
Buenos Aires Herald
UK's Bean wins top prizes at Emmys
Irish actor Sean Bean poses with his "Best Performance by an Actor" award for his role in Accused at the 2013 International Emmy Awards Gala in the New York.
The Daily Courier
Samantha Bee, Donovan Bailey among debaters for 2014 CBC Canada Reads
"The Daily Show" correspondent Samantha Bee, sprinter Donovan Bailey and former UN ambassador Stephen Lewis have signed on to the CBC Canada Reads competition.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
4 foreign journalists get Press Freedom Awards
Four foreign journalists were honored with Press Freedom Awards Tuesday evening recognizing their work in the face of severe reprisals, including physical threats and imprisonment.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'Daily Show' Correspondent Joins Tim Robbins/Jack Black Project at HBO
A correspondent for Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" is joining an HBO comedy project.
Hollywood Hosts Downplay Harry Reid's Nuclear Option
Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart recently scurried to the defense of the wily Harry Reid.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Detroit Free Press
International Emmys to honor J.J. Abrams
Ten months into his first term and less than a year out from the end of what he hopes is a... Director J.J. Abrams, shown in August, will accept a special honor at the 41st International Emmy Awards Gala on Monday at the Hilton New York.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Cocaine Bust Derails Fledgling GOP Congressman
From the outset, U.S. Rep. Trey Radel - a brash and digitally savvy darling of the political right - was determined to make a name for himself.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Huffington Post
Sarah Silverman On Jonah Hill's Roast Jokes: 'It Hurt, But I'll...
Sarah Silverman's new HBO stand-up special, "We Are Miracles," has surprised many critics with her new style of comedy that relies on earnestness and honesty rather than shock value.
Signs and Wonders: Cosby tells Stewart to watch his mouth
Cosby speaks truth. Bill Cosby appeared in a recent episode of comedian Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show."