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09.04.14 Rhett Jones

Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater premiered at the Telluride Film Festival over Labor Day weekend to reportedly “some of the longest lines in Telluride history.” This is the movie that he was working on when he took last summer off, giving us the rise of John Oliver. Rosewater tells the story of Maziar Bahari, a journalist who […]

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05.05.11 Bucky Turco

Although prominent Republicans are demanding that President Obama release postmortem photos of Bin Laden as an overall strategy to debase the White House, others on the left, like Jon Stewart (and liberal columnist Eugene Robinson), are motivated by other factors. […]

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04.27.11 Bucky Turco

Last night, Jon Stewart ripped a Republican politician for adding a provision to the 9/11 Health Care Bill that would require first responders who worked in the ruins of the World Trade Center to prove they’re not terrorists before collecting benefits. […]

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03.11.11 Bucky Turco

Although Congressman Peter King wasted tax payer money on Thursday with his hearings, he did successfully generate lots of chatter about his history as a terrorist sympathizer and The Daily Show once again highlighted the Republican’s hypocritical bullshit. Watch with glee! […]

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03.09.11 Bucky Turco

There may be one benefit to Congressman Peter King’s anti-Muslim hearings after all: It has everyone talking about his IRA past! […]

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03.01.11 Bucky Turco

In last night’s episode of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart and his writers eviscerated CNN for devolving into an entertainment network that pulls content from YouTube and then intersperses it with important news bits that must be voted on to be watched. Their hosts have basically become video bloggers, but worse. Much worse. […]

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01.06.11 Bucky Turco

Wikipedia, the 5th most visited website on the internet is approaching its 10 year anniversary and so founder Jimmy Wales appeared on the Daily Show Wednesday night. He restated his promise to keep the site free of banner ads and fielded questions from Jon Stewart about how easy it would be to edit his page […]

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08.20.10 Bucky Turco

Using the same loose formula as Fox News, the Daily Show demonstrates how Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. supports and funds terrorism. […]

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08.17.10 Bucky Turco

Last night, The Daily Show took on the president’s flip-floppy mosque comments, Fox News’ hypocritical characterizations regarding the imam behind Cordoba House, and the pesky Constitutional issues the media is completely ignoring. […]

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05.02.10 Bucky Turco

It’s no wonder Barack Obama killed it at last night’s White House Correspondents Dinner, he had some really good help. According to media guy Anthony De Rosa, David Axelrod confirmed that writers from The Daily Show “helped” the president with his schtick. Poor Jay Leno, he didn’t have a fighting chance from the get. See […]

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