'The Daily Show' On Vacation: 12 Huge Stories Stewart Missed Out On Mocking

05/25/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Katla McGlynn Senior Comedy & Viral Editor, The Huffington Post

With "The Daily Show" on vacation this week after the historic health care bill was voted in, we feel as if we're being deprived of important, hilarious punditry from Jon Stewart and "The Best F***ing News Team." As it turns out, a major news story breaking while our favorite news parody show was on hiatus has happened quite often. Of course, Stewart delivers when he returns, but he's usually sore that he missed out on delivering the laughs as timely as the networks deliver the news. Here are 14 stories that broke while Stewart was away. It's a wonder we even found out about them at all!

Daily Show Missed Opportunties