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Jon Stewart rips Fox News over 'hypocritical' Benghazi coverage

Jon Stewart rips Fox News over 'hypocritical' Benghazi coverage

NEW YORK, May 6 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart ripped Fox News on "The Daily Show" Monday for their outrage over the Benghazi attack and their lack of equal outrage over the problems in Iraq.
Aileen Graef
Jon Stewart on Sarah Palin's waterboarding baptism comment: 'Huh?'

Jon Stewart on Sarah Palin's waterboarding baptism comment: 'Huh?'

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart rips Sarah Palin on "The Daily Show" for comparing waterboarding terrorists to baptism.
Aileen Graef
John Oliver opens his show slamming racism and western media

John Oliver opens his show slamming racism and western media

NEW YORK, April 28 (UPI) -- John Oliver opened his new show "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" slamming Donald Sterling, Cliven Bundy and American news coverage of the Indian elections.
Aileen Graef
Jon Stewart rips Cliven Bundy supporters

Jon Stewart rips Cliven Bundy supporters

NEW YORK, April 25 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart ripped rancher Cliven Bundy for his racist remarks and the Republicans who rallied around him during his standoff with the government.
Aileen Graef
Letterman, Seinfeld and Stewart booked for tribute to comedy icon Don Rickles

Letterman, Seinfeld and Stewart booked for tribute to comedy icon Don Rickles

NEW YORK , April 18 (UPI) -- David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart and Tracy Morgan are to headline Spike TV's "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles."
Karen Butler
Jon Stewart says he supports Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman

Jon Stewart says he supports Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman

NEW YORK, April 10 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart says he thinks Stephen Colbert is the best replacement for David Letterman.
Annie Martin
Jon Stewart slams conservative critics of 'Noah'

Jon Stewart slams conservative critics of 'Noah'

NEW YORK, April 9 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart slammed conservative critics of the film "Noah" who complain about the "artistic liberties" taken and the failure to mention the word "God."
Aileen Graef
Peter Dinklage: We have phone thrower on 'Game of Thrones' set

Peter Dinklage: We have phone thrower on 'Game of Thrones' set

April 1 (UPI) -- Game of Thrones' Peter Dinklage was on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart and said the show has a man who will throw the phone of anyone trying to sneak video
Aileen Graef
Jon Stewart rips news coverage of Malaysia Airlines flight 370

Jon Stewart rips news coverage of Malaysia Airlines flight 370

March 25 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart showed no mercy as he raked CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC over the coals on "The Daily Show" for the deficiencies in their coverage of flight 370.
Aileen Graef
YouTube and Viacom end 7-year copyright court battle

YouTube and Viacom end 7-year copyright court battle

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 18 (UPI) -- YouTube and Viacom have reached a settlement over a 7 year battle; Viacom alleged that YouTube facilitated the posting of copyrighted material on its site.
Ananth Baliga
Liam Neeson joins controversial NYC horse carriage debate

Liam Neeson joins controversial NYC horse carriage debate

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Actor Liam Neeson is not happy that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio intends to ban the city's horse-drawn carriages.
Annie Martin
Joel McHale to host the White House Correspondents Dinner

Joel McHale to host the White House Correspondents Dinner

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Joel McHale is to serve as host of the White House Correspondents' Association dinner in Washington this spring, organizers announced Friday.
Jon Stewart slams NFLers who call gay players a 'distraction'

Jon Stewart slams NFLers who call gay players a 'distraction'

NEW YORK, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart thinks NFL scouts and executives who say coming out would diminish a player's chances of getting drafted are full of it.
Gabrielle Levy

Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef back on air

CAIRO, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Egyptian television host and satirist Bassem Youssef's show "al-Bernameg" has returned to air three months after it was suspended.
GOP senator slams VA for slow response to veterans' disability claims

GOP senator slams VA for slow response to veterans' disability claims

WASHINGTON, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., slammed the Obama administration Saturday for a backlog of veterans' claims, saying the delays "have real life implications."
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Comedian Jon Stewart speaks to the press after he received the USO Merit Award for charitable servicemember support at the USO-Metro Annual Awards dinner in Arlington, Virginia on March 25, 2008. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)
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Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz; November 28, 1962) is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of The Daily Show, a satirical news program that airs on Comedy Central.

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