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The Papillion Times
Jon Stewart might be real king of late night
After the latest upheavals in late-night television, with Stephen Colbert being picked to replace David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon establishing an early lead on Jimmy Kimmel, and the futures of Chelsea Handler and Craig Ferguson suddenly up in the air, the new king of comedy might be the star making the fewest headlines.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
New York Magazine
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Jim Jarmusch's latest is a neat little comedy about deadpan hipsters who happen to be undead-and confer funereal hipness on their famously dying city, Detroit.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
'Egyptian Jon Stewart' Removed From Airwaves Through Next Month's Election
Once again, Egypt's most famous satirist has been taken off the air. Bassem Youssef , often referred to as the "Egyptian Jon Stewart " for the Daily Show -esque program he hosts there, will not return until after Egypt's elections, scheduled for May 26-27, his Saudi-owned station said in a statement .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Spring TV Preview
Keeping track of the TV schedule used to be a much simpler affair. Shows premiered around September, took a few weeks off for Christmas, and usually wrapped up some time in May. Summertime? That was for reruns and playing outside.
Jessica Williams: I'm not taking the "The Colbert Report" time slot
No matter how badly these 2,000 people want her to, "The Daily Show" correspondent Jessica Williams is not taking over the 11:30 PM time slot that Comedy Central will have to fill after Stephen Colbert leaves to host "The Late Show" next year.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Carney's backhanded dig at Pulitzer winners
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Thursday seemed to question the Pulitzer Prize Board's decision to honor The Washington Post and The Guardian for their reporting on Edward Snowden's National Security Agency revelations.
WABC-AM New York
Carney Gets Candid: White House Press Secretary Opens Up to Students
With his press briefing book sitting closed next to him, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney didn't have much to refer to when a person asked if he wanted to take a "selfie."
The Huffington Post
Jon Stewart Was Obama's 'Toughest' Interview During The Presidential Campaign
Although critics have raised eyebrows at President Obama's late night appearances , White House press secretary Jay Carney said Thursday that "The Daily Show" might have been Obama's "toughest" interview during the 2012 campaign.
Colbert a wise choice for CBS
When it was announced earlier this month that David Letterman would be riding into the sunset and ending his time as the host of CBS' "Late Show," speculation ran rampant as to who would serve as his successor.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Man-Food Watcha : No, it's not just like an Egg McMuffinA
Author and humorist John Hodgman loves cooking eggs. Mainly because you get to eat them in the end.
WMGI-FM Terre Haute
A Minute With: John Oliver on channeling rage into...
British stand-up comedian John Oliver can sound downright angry at times, even though his star is on the rise.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Religion News Service
Laura Turner a " Stephen Colbert and the church of Late Night
It was a sad day when I learned that my longtime celebrity crush, David Letterman, was going to be retiring in 2015.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
US News & World Report
Eric Holder Does a Mean Lewis Black
It sounds like Attorney General Eric Holder is practicing a new act for the next time he testifies before Congress.
Colbert only for progressives?
Last week CBS announced that Stephen Colbert will take over "The Late Show" when David Letterman retires.
Christian Science Monitor
John Oliver of 'The Daily Show' moves to HBO with 'Last Week Tonight'
Fans of "The Daily Show" correspondent John Oliver don't have to worry - he'll still be offering a humorous take on the news, he'll just be doing it on a different channel.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Five Defends Colbert from Limbaugh: 'Less Confrontational' than Letterman
Rush Limbaugh went after CBS for declaring war on middle America with the hiring of Stephen Colbert , but the hosts of The Five defended Colbert from that criticism, with Dana Perino pointing out Colbert wouldn't be any more or less threatening than David Letterman was.
WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley
Late Night Hosts Salute Stephen Colbert's New CBS Gig
CBS announced on Thursday that Emmy winning Colbert Report host Stephen Colbert would be succeeding David Letterman at the host of CBS' The Late Show .
Networks: Kathleen Sebelius Exits on a 'Relatively High...
All three network morning shows on Friday highlighted the departure of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
Al Madrigal of 'The Daily Show' at Helium Comedy Club - PHOTOS
Last night everyone who was lucky enough to attend one of the sessions of Al Madrigal's show was treated to an outstanding performance of stand-up comedy.