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Words From Friends: Q&A With Inside Amy Schumer Executive Producer, Daniel Powell

Jonathan Savitt | Posted 06.27.2016 | Entertainment
Jonathan Savitt

Embed from Getty Images Daniel Powell has done a little bit of it all when it comes to comedy and entertainment. From his time working on the Emmy ...

Watch Jon Stewart Living His Best Farm Life Playing With His Rescue Pigs

The Huffington Post | Kalya Koltes | Posted 04.20.2016 | Good News

Updated: April 21, 2016, 5:30 p.m. ESTWhat a bunch of camera hogs! In a video posted last week by The Daily Squeal, Jon Stewart showers his rescue pi...

150 Years After the Civil War, How That Flag Comes Down

Robin Koerner | Posted 06.23.2015 | Politics
Robin Koerner

A mature society realizes that the present identity of all of its members depends on every single bit of its history - the bits of which today we are ashamed as well as the bits of which we are proud.

Scalia and Alito: Have You No Sense of Decency, Sirs?

Bill Quigley | Posted 05.04.2016 | Politics
Bill Quigley

It is past time for family, friends, lawyers, legal associations and law schools to ask Alito and Scalia to halt and to answer the question "Have you no sense of decency, sirs?"

Here's What You Need To Know About Trevor Noah, New 'Daily Show' Host

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 03.30.2015 | Entertainment

Meet Trevor Noah, the new host of "The Daily Show." There's no set date for when he'll start hosting for good, but Jon Stewart is expected to step dow...

How Millenials Consume News and What the Departure of Jon Stewart Means

Jessica Beeli | Posted 05.13.2015 | Media
Jessica Beeli

The way we access and consume information is evolving. We've got more information than we know what to do with. No longer are we limited to an hour of nightly news or the black and white pages of your local paper.

Mark Blumenthal

HUFFPOLLSTER: Here's What Voters Think Should Happen To Brian Williams | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 03.09.2015 | Politics

More voters than not want Brian Williams back at NBC News. Republicans divide over Jeb Bush. And there is more than one way to assess Scott Walker's e...

Detroit's Death Knell? Austerity, Structural Racism, Water Wars

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 01.18.2015 | Detroit
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

The post-industrial dystopia emerging on the streets of Detroit may be shocking, but it is not surprising. The crisis results from the convergent forces of fiscal austerity and structural racism in a region defined by its extreme segregation of race, wealth and opportunity.

Inspired by John Oliver, Recalling Malcolm X: Comedy's Explosive Potential for the Left

Sam Sussman | Posted 01.07.2015 | Politics
Sam Sussman

What primarily seems funny to Colbert and Stewart is politics itself, with its hypocrisies, oversized egos, and 'gotcha' moments. For Oliver, its real humor is the tragicomic efficiency with which powerful corporations can get away with pretty much anything they want.

The Term Homophobia Is Improper

Mark Baer | Posted 11.30.2014 | Politics
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Mark Baer

Religion aside, I firmly believe that those who argue that homosexuality is a choice do so in order to justify senseless beatings of gays and lesbians, and continued discrimination and mistreatment against them. I also believe without a doubt that it is a choice to be a nasty human being.

Jon Stewart To Those Who Want To Deport Kids: 'What The F*&k Is Wrong With You'

The Huffington Post | Ana Maria Benedetti | Posted 07.17.2014 | Latino Voices

Jon Stewart proves, once again, that no one does it better. "The Daily Show" host takes on conservatives who oppose immigration reform in his "Immi...

What John Oliver Really Hates About 'Last Week Tonight'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.05.2014 | Comedy

Having your own late night talk show seems like a sweet deal, but John Oliver revealed to David Letterman that that isn't always the case. The "La...

Is GOP Marriage Counseling the Path to Immigration Reform?

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.27.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

House Speaker John Boehner has announced that Republicans probably won't do anything on immigration reform, because "there's widespread doubt about wh...

'Isn't This the Best Pope Ever?!'

Ed Shurna | Posted 11.30.2013 | Chicago
Ed Shurna

I think he will challenge everyone, include everyone and invite everyone to see that we are all in this together.

The Race to Be Wrong - Is It Right?

David Sable | Posted 07.06.2013 | Media
David Sable

Some would say that the CNN and other broadcast news problem is the need to fill 24 hours of airtime with meaningful content, while the digital issue is how to verify the source when torrents of information assault the system.

'We're So F*cking Dumb'

Posted 10.17.2012 | Comedy

"Do you know how hard it is to make volunteering at a homeless shelter look like a negative thing?" Jon Stewart couldn't hold back his aggravatio...

The Power of Foster Care Politics

Daniel Heimpel | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics
Daniel Heimpel

While the nation bemoans a "gridlocked" Congress and Comedy Central's Messrs. Stewart and Colbert aptly ridicule both presidential candidates for a disregard of specificity on one hand and hubris on the other, I have borne witness to a very different vision of our elected leadership.

WATCH: Esperanza Spalding Goes To Second Bass With John Stewart

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 04.13.2012 | Latino Voices

Esperanza Spalding is always surprising people. Last February, the 27-year-old jazz bassist and singer took everyone by surprise when she beat out...

"It's the Democracy, Stupid!": The "Vague" Goals of the Other 99%

David J. Dunn, PhD | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics
David J. Dunn, PhD

To help my students think about the way the market works, and especially how it affects real people, I have them play Monopoly. But I modify the rules to make the game more realistic.

Bonnie Christian

Green Activist Escorted Off Plane By 6 Policemen For 'No Reason' | Bonnie Christian | Posted 12.06.2011 | Green

Being escorted by six policemen at JFK Airport is a great way to jump the lines, green activist John Stewart tells The Huffington Post. Stewart, ch...

WATCH 'Moneyball' Author Discusses Film Adaptation On Daily Show: 'I Thought It Was Gonna Suck'

Madeleine Crum | Posted 12.05.2011 | Books

Last night on The Daily Show, Michael Lewis spoke with Jon Stewart about his newest book, "Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World." His journalisti...

Delta Passenger Investigated, Denied Entry To U.S.

Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

UPDATE: 10/1: The organization that organized Stewart's American tour issued a press release with the following statement: On September 29, St...

Seeds We Sow: Chatting With Lindsey Buckingham Plus Robert Earl Keen and Rose Hill Drive's Video Premiere

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.24.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


WATCH: Jon Stewart Mocks Obama's Non-Campaign Bus Tour

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.17.2011 | Comedy

Just like he did when Sarah Palin launched her "One Nation" bus tour at the beginning of the summer, on Tuesday night Jon Stewart said there's no way ...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Rips Fox News' Religious Hypocrisy

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 09.27.2011 | Comedy

On Wednesday night's "Daily Show," Jon Stewart put aside the debt ceiling debate to focus on the recent terrorist attacks in Norway, or at least how F...