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CNNA comedian in exile - CNNPolitics.com - CNN.comCNNHe was known as the "Jon Stewart of Egypt." Now Bassem Youssef is trying to make it in America.Movie review: 'Tickling Giants' makes clear the price of inciting ...Online Athensall 3 news articles »
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 3:08 am
“Tickling Giants” chronicles Bassem
ArtsATL“Tickling Giants” chronicles Bassem Youssef, the Jon Stewart of EgyptArtsATLArtsATL's Jeff Stafford talks to Sara Taksler about her new film, "Tickling Giants," on Bassem Youssef, Egypt's answer to Jon Stewart.and more »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 10:37 am
The "Jon Stewart of Egypt"
Business InsiderThe "Jon Stewart of Egypt" explains how he earned his fame ...Business InsiderBassem Youssef is a former physician who became a satirist and comedian after the 2011 Egyptian Revolution. He rose to prominence on YouTube and later ...and more »
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 6:34 am
'The Daily Show' has ruined late night - New
New York Post'The Daily Show' has ruined late nightNew York PostEven before Jon Stewart retired from television in 2015 and was replaced with Noah, his spawn had already begun their conquest of late night: Stephen Colbert's “The Colbert Report” aired on Comedy Central from 2005 to 2014 and “Last Week Tonight With ...and more »
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 1:44 pm
Viral superstar bull that Jon Stewart
Asbury Park PressViral superstar bull that Jon Stewart rescued gets happy endingAsbury Park PressA year ago, this little bull busted out of the market. Frank the bull's story went viral the morning of April 1, 2016, as he went loose on the streets of Queens before being tranquilized by police. But with help from local animal rights advocates, and ...
Posted on 4 April 2017 | 7:06 am
Baratunde joins The Daily Show
The hire comes amid a much-anticipated reboot of the show. Starting September 28, Trevor Noah replaces outgoing Jon Stewart in the anchor chair. Recently, the world learned that Trevor Noah previously enjoyed making totally hilarious jokes about Jewish ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:01 pm
Ouch! Jon Stewart Body Slammed By WWE’s
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – That’s one way to enjoy your retirement. Jon Stewart, a lifelong wrestling fan, seems to have settled on at least one part of his post-“Daily Show” career: Professional wrestling. Stewart hosted the WWE’s “SummerSlam ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:24 pm
What will Jon Stewart do next?
Three weeks have passed since one of the College’s most well-known alums stepped away from his day job. After 16 years of inspired commentary and vicious Fox News takedowns, Jon Stewart retired from the Daily Show with a classy farewell episode capped by ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:10 am
Why Jon Stewart Must Host the 2016
For more than a decade, the most trusted name in American news was neither a journalist, policy expert, or politician, but a comedian from New Jersey and host of a late night news satire show. There is now a petition circulating online requesting this ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:34 am
Jon Stewart is a real journalist
On Aug. 6, Jon Stewart signed off for the last time. Stewart had hosted The Daily Show, a late-night comedy news show, for over 16 years when he announced that this season would be his last. Throughout his tenure as host, the show has been at the center of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:16 am