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Comedian Jon Stewart Called The 'Most Disgusting Jew On The Planet'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- An American far-right activist, who was banned from Britain 2013 after a personal intervention from Home Secretary Theresa May, has accuse...

Jon Stewart Took Up Wrestling And It Was Incredible (And Painful)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Comedy

52-year-old host of 'The Daily Show' Jon Stewart isn't exactly the kind of guy you'd expect to be able to floor a professional wrestler but then this ...

Here's One Guy Who's Happy To See The Back Of Jon Stewart

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Amid the blanket plaudits and recognition that greeted Tuesday’s news that Jon Stewart was is to leave The Daily Show, there was of cour...

8 Reasons Why Jon Stewart Leaving 'The Daily Show' Is a Huge Loss For The World

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Comedy

News hit us on Tuesday that Jon Stewart will be stepping down as host of 'The Daily Show' this year. The comedy genius has hosted over 2,500 episod...

Terrible News For Jon Stewart Fans

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Comedy

NEW YORK -- In a move that’ll be as sharply felt in the UK as in the US, Jon Stewart has announced that he is to leave The Daily Show. The host said...

'Comedy Shouldn't Be An Act Of Courage'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Comedy

Following the tragic events in Paris on Wednesday, Jon Stewart paid tribute to the writers and cartoonists slain in the attack, reminding his viewers ...

Long Live the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK
Alex Ratcliffe

It's the media that makes the fuss, not the Royals themselves. So I hope the world will give them a break. They're not lauding it over anybody, nor would you ever hear a Cambridge say, as some celebrities have been known to, "Do you know who I am?" And if their loveliness is due to being "boring", really? Then give me some more "boring" to counter our high-drama, high-octane lives.

'If Comedy Is Tragedy Plus Time, I Need More F***ing Time': Jon Stewart Reacts To The Eric Garner Case

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Jon Stewart opened Wednesday night’s 'The Daily Show' with a damning take on the "utterly depressing” Eric Garner case. That day, a Staten Isla...

'Benedict, I Want To Rip Your Clothes Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

We already knew that Benedict Cumberbatch has got legions of fans all of a flutter - but now his unique appeal seems to have unsettled even the usuall...

Jon Stewart On Whether He'll Carry On With The Daily Show After 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Jon Stewart discussed his debut film Rosewater on HuffPost Live on Tuesday, telling Roy Sekoff about the difficulties of making the drama based on the...

LFF Review - Rosewater

Tom Linay | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

Jon Stewart is one of the most revered television personalities in America and judging by the reception he received at the Debate Gala of his new film, Rosewater, he's held in equally as high regard this side of the Atlantic.

Jon Stewart And Bill O'Reilly Debated White Privilege On 'The Daily Show', And It Turned Into A Shouting Match

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Comedy

"I want you to admit that there is such a thing as white privilege," Jon Stewart asked guest-slash-nemesis Bill O'Reilly on Wednesday night's 'The Dai...

'Cameron - What Are You Doing?!' Jon Stewart Is Amazed By The UK Debate On Iraq Air Strikes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Comedy

The House of Commons recently voted to support air strikes on ISIS targets in Iraq - much to Jon Stewart's amazement. Not that he was surprised th...

'F*** You And All Your False Patriotism': Jon Stewart Blasts Fox News In Style (Again)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Fox News are not happy that Barack Obama saluted troops while he also happened to be carrying a coffee cup. Not happy at all. And here's the con...

Maggie Gyllenhaal Tells Jon Stewart Of 'Honourable's Uncanny Timing With Israel-Gaza Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

All those following 'The Honourable Woman' on the BBC at the moment will already have marvelled at timing of the drama, leaning so heavily on the divi...

Russell Brand Is In Good Company: Here's Jon Stewart Vs Sean Hannity (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Russell Brand has found himself on the wrong - or to most of us, right- side of Fox News host Sean Hannity, telling him blasting his views on Gaza and...

The Daily Show's Jon Stewart: We Need To Talk About Israel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Comedy

In this clip from 'The Daily Show' (airing tonight at 00.30am on Comedy Central Extra) Jon Stewart explains how it's difficult to question - or even m...

The Daily Show Is Suitably Brilliant On The 'Asymmetrical' Conflict In Gaza

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Comedy

"Both sides ARE engaging in aerial bombardment," notes Jon Stewart. "But one side appears to be bom-better at it." Indeed. Check out The Daily Show...

Does Adele Need To Worry About Keira Knightley's Singing?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Keira Knightley visits The Daily Show tonight, promoting her new film 'Begin Again'. Jon Stewart begins by praising her singing voice in the film,...

Jon Stewart Gives It Straight To Ricky Gervais

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais takes his usual, comfy chair in the comradeship of Jon Stewart on tonight's Daily Show. But it isn't a comfy, complimentary conversa...

Jon Stewart On Solange's 'Attack' Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jon Stewart has weighed in with his views on the video that surfaced earlier this week allegedly showing Solange Knowles attacking her brother-in-law ...

Is Beyonce Too Sexy For Her Shirt?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Beyonce, despite her reign supreme as princess of pop, remains a figure of controversy, even as she towers over the rest of us from the cover of Time ...

WATCH: Clips From John Oliver's Very First 'Last Week Tonight'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Comedy

John Oliver's new weekly topical comedy show 'Last Week Tonight' debuted on US television on Sunday night. In it, the former 'Daily Show' corresponde...

WATCH: John Oliver Returns To The Daily Show (Briefly)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Comedy

In which Britain's very own John Oliver talks to former boss Jon Stewart about his new lifestyle, now that he's got a weekly show starting on HBO, wh...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Bids Farewell To The Daily Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Comedy

And so the farewell tour begins... Yes, Stephen Colbert turned up on 'The Daily Show' on Wednesday night to bid farewell to his former colleague Jo...