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Late Night Show Hosts Bid Bill O’Reilly a Not-So-Fond Farewell (Videos)

By Natasha Hakimi

The Fox News star is officially off the airwaves, but Stephen Colbert, Trevor Noah and others are not, and they have a few parting words for “Papa Bear,” as Colbert likes to call O’Reilly.

Posted on Apr 20, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN
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Jimmy Dore: Television Comedians Are ‘Corporatists’ Who Are ‘Propping Up the Establishment’

In a discussion with Truthdig, the political commentator and comedian argued that “brilliant comedians” are becoming establishment mouthpieces.

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN

Save America From Donald Trump to Fix America, or, Did Your Mother Drop You on Your Head?


America is drowning, and voting for Hillary Clinton is the equivalent of rescuing it. It is the stiff arm to deal with a hysteria that will otherwise sink us.

Posted on Nov 2, 2016 READ MORE

Trevor Noah Isn’t Buying the ‘Locker Room’ Excuse Trump Loyalists Are Selling

After a brief interruption in Donald Trump’s regular brand of campaign-trail programming, in which he issued an approximation of an apology for his now-notorious 2005 exchange with Billy Bush during an “Access Hollywood” hot-mic moment, the GOP presidential nominee and his allies reverted to their “locker-room talk” excuse at rallies and in media appearances.

Posted on Oct 11, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

Trevor Noah Breaks Down Why It’s Possible to Be Pro-Cop and Pro-Black (Video)

“It always feels like in America, if you take a stand for something, you automatically are against something else,” the comedian notes, but “it shouldn’t have to work that way.”

Posted on Jul 8, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

Did Trevor Noah Blow His Chance to Get Real Answers Out of Debbie Wasserman Schultz? (Video)

“Doesn’t the idea of a superdelegate go against the very idea that people should be voting for the people who represent them at the convention?” the host of “The Daily Show” asked the Democratic National Committee chair in a recent interview.

Posted on Apr 5, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah: British Debate on Barring Donald Trump Was Mostly an Excuse to Ridicule the Guy

“The greatest part about this whole debate is that it actually wasn’t a debate,” says the “Daily Show” host about the U.K.’s recent discussion of a petition to bar Donald Trump from entering Britain. “It turns out Parliament didn’t even hold a vote. They were all just there to sit around and make fun of Donald Trump.”

Posted on Jan 20, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah: Sunday’s Debate Was All About Bernie Sanders

After making a few jokes about the recent debates, the “Daily Show” host points out that “Bernie was so in the zone” on Sunday night that “he didn’t even have to speak to get his point across.” What comes next is a priceless collection of both Republican and Democrat candidates’ ludicrous statements followed by Bernie’s perfect nonverbal responses.

Posted on Jan 19, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Admits He Agrees With Bernie Sanders’ Economic Plans to Tax the Filthy Rich

Now that the “surging Sanders” is starting to reveal himself as a strong contender for the Democratic nomination in the polls, “The Daily Show” decided to give viewers a brief primer on who the Vermont senator is and what he stands for.

Posted on Jan 13, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: ‘The Daily Show’ Prepares Us for Obama’s Last State of the Union Address

“What I do know for sure about this year’s speech,” says “The Daily Show” correspondent Roy Wood Jr., is that “Obama has no more f***s to give!”

Posted on Jan 12, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Fills Us In on What We Missed Over the Holidays — Guns, Trump and More

2016 has already started off as an eventful year for political comedy.

Posted on Jan 5, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Impersonates Ben Carson Over and Over Again

In this “Daily Show” compilation, host Trevor Noah lowers his energy level to better impersonate Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson.

Posted on Jan 4, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: The 2015 ‘Daily Show’ Year in Review

After rattling off a list of the many terrible mass shootings that took place this year, “Daily Show” host Trevor Noah declared that 2015 was a “shit year, really.” But for those of us who don’t want to end the year only on a gloomy note, Noah then highlights the “fun” events that also occurred.

Posted on Dec 22, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah: It’s Almost Like Republican Candidates Are Trying to Scare Their Way Into Office

“The Daily Show” host weighs in on Republicans’ fear-mongering tactics at Tuesday night’s debate.

Posted on Dec 17, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: ‘Daily Show’s’ Trevor Noah and Hassan Minaj Turn the Tables on Donald Trump, the ‘White ISIS’

“The Daily Show” comedians draw an enlightening comparison between Islamic State and Donald Trump that will have you nodding all day.

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Jon Stewart Visits ‘The Daily Show’ to Explain Absurd Congressional Inaction

Congress has failed to renew funding for the medical treatment of 9/11 first responders who got cancer by breathing in contaminated air—after the government had told them it was safe. Appalled by the inaction, a bearded Jon Stewart tells Trevor Noah how he stopped by senators’ offices to try to shame the officials into doing something.

Posted on Dec 8, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah on the COP21 Conference and the Suppression of Activism in Paris

The climate change conference is underway in Paris, and although French authorities have banned environmentalists from protesting after the recent terrorist attacks, activists have found a novel way to express their concerns about climate change.

Posted on Dec 2, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Slams Mike Huckabee for Comparing Syrian Refugees to Food

The “Daily Show” host recently discovered that GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee seems to have a bit of an obsession with bizarre food metaphors.

Posted on Nov 24, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Denounces American Politicians’ Racist Responses to the Paris Attacks

The “Daily Show” host lambastes certain politicians for the “bat shit crazy” comments they delivered in the aftermath of the Paris attacks.

Posted on Nov 18, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEOS: Late-Night Show Hosts Respond to Paris Attacks: ‘An Attack on Humanity Itself’

Comedians Trevor Noah, Stephen Colbert and John Oliver all took time during their late-night shows over the past few days to briefly talk about the Paris attacks that have left the world shaken.

Posted on Nov 17, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah: The Missouri Football Team Is Teaching Americans How to Protest

After analyzing the series of events that recently occurred at the University of Missouri, the “Daily Show” host figured out the secret behind how to effect change in the United States.

Posted on Nov 10, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Mocks Cops Afraid Of People Filming Police Activity

“The Daily Show” host explains how absurd it is, in the post-Ferguson era, that police are said to live in fear that “someone might whip out a phone and brutally film them.”

Posted on Nov 4, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah Slams Bernie Sanders for Not Slamming Hillary Clinton

The new host of “The Daily Show” expresses his disappointment at the fact that Sanders didn’t attack Clinton at Tuesday’s debate on a “whole host of issues, including the Keystone pipeline, the trans-Pacific trade policy, her ties to Wall Street and, of course, her emails.”

Posted on Oct 15, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

VIDEO: Trevor Noah on Ben Carson’s Genius Plans to Deal With Mass Shootings

After the recent shooting in Oregon, the Republican presidential candidate suggested some interesting ways we could tackle mass shootings in the U.S. And by interesting, we mean insensitive and insane, of course.

Posted on Oct 8, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

Will the Real Trevor Noah Please Stand Up?


The clip was quick, the jokes staccato, sketches were short and Noah was slick—maybe too slick.

Posted on Sep 29, 2015 READ MORE

Jon Stewart Gets a Send-Off Emmy for ‘The Daily Show’


At Sunday night’s Emmy Awards, Jon Stewart got one last chance to bask in the glow of industry goodwill directed at “The Daily Show.” At the ceremony he picked up a trophy for Outstanding Variety Talk Series to cap off his 16-year stint as “Daily Show” host.

Posted on Sep 20, 2015 READ MORE

Jon Stewart Defends ‘Daily Show’ Host Choice: ‘Trevor Noah Will Earn Your Trust’

Addressing some of the controversy surrounding Comedy Central’s decision to hire Trevor Noah as the new host of “The Daily Show,” Jon Stewart made a plea Monday night to his audience to give Noah a chance.

Posted on Apr 7, 2015 WATCH & LISTEN

Trevor Noah Chosen to Replace Jon Stewart on ‘The Daily Show’ Despite Calls for Female Host


Sure, Trevor Noah has proved he can make Americans laugh at themselves during his recent segments on “The Daily Show,” but what happened to all the great female comedians who were up for the job?

Posted on Mar 31, 2015 READ MORE

New ‘Daily Show’ Contributor Puts America to Shame With a Comparison to Africa

In a segment hilariously titled “Spot the Africa,” the latest addition to the “Daily Show” team, Trevor Noah, compares conditions in his home continent of Africa to those in the U.S. Let’s just say, the truth is more than a little unpleasant.

Posted on Dec 8, 2014 WATCH & LISTEN

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