All Jon Stewart stories

Fred Schneider Punches Up Scott McClellan’s White House Tell-All

Politics on Stereogum? Thank the B-52s. Former White House Press Secretary Scott McLellan wrote a book called What Happened about how the White House wa…
Amrit Singh | June 3, 2008 - 11:01 am

This Week The Roots Became Comedy Central’s House Band

The most fabulous Roots crew have a new record out soon, and it looks like they're raising awareness by any means necessary: whether that entail…
Amrit Singh | April 16, 2008 - 11:37 am

Bill Gates Plans To Spend Retirement With Bono, Jay-Z, Jon Stewart, And Lots Of Democrats

It's (Consumer Electronics) Show time in Vegas, and last night's keynote address came packing a pop culture-savvy video designed to give some morale back to…
Stereogum | January 7, 2008 - 6:52 pm

Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel Still Mining R. Kelly’s Closet For Laughs

Expect to see a lot of R. Kelly's this Hallow's Eve? Or maybe you think the Trapped In The Closet fun's all played out? Oh,…
Stereogum | October 25, 2007 - 2:42 pm

The Daily Show Upgrades Its Web Presence

After 10+ years of The Daily Show and piggybacking on-line as part of the Comedy Central site, Jon Stewart and friends finally have their ow…
Stereogum | October 19, 2007 - 6:30 pm

New R. Party Video – “Trapped In The Men’s Room”

Although Meet The Press occupies a slot in the Stereogum TiVO queue (true), it took the writers at The Daily Show to break down thi…
Stereogum | September 11, 2007 - 5:50 pm

Pat Benatar’s Passion, RIYL “Intuition”

“This summer, with a little help from Pat Benatar, JELL-O’s all about living passionately.” The iconic ’80s rocker has traded Candies for Gelatin fruit cu…
Stereogum | August 3, 2007 - 9:56 am

Green Day Cover “The Simpsons Theme”

Remember that will-not-confirm-or-deny-anything 20th Century Fox intrigue over whether Green Day were in fact getting Groening'd? That lasted about two minutes? Internet's fun like that.
Stereogum | July 24, 2007 - 7:19 pm

Tom Waits Jokes With Jon Stewart, Dave Letterman

Another reason to love Jon Stewart: He's (almost) visibly nervous to chat with Tom Waits! The iconic troubadour did the NYC talk show circuit thi…
Stereogum | November 29, 2006 - 1:44 pm

Crooked Rain People Can Slam A Cock

The A.V. Club asks Daily Show correspondent Rob Corrdry to do the iPod Shuffle… Pavement, “Stereo” Oh wow, I’m awesome. Brighten The Corners? I would…
Scott Lapatine | July 26, 2006 - 10:24 am

Sufjan Stevens Picks Next State?

Indie rock’s John Philip Sousa talks to Filter. FILTER: Have you found people clamoring for you to write about their state? SUFJAN STEVENS: It happe…
Scott Lapatine | June 21, 2006 - 10:17 am

The White Stripes Rock The Daily Show

Jon Stewart pointed out that music and news have always gone together. “I think we remember Zeppelin on Koppel … Brokaw: known as the Do…
Scott Lapatine | December 1, 2005 - 11:32 pm

ReAct Now Concert

I’m at work now, lending a hand to the MTV/VH1/CMT Katrina Benefit Concert website. I’ll be here ’til at least 2 AM, but it’s for…
Scott Lapatine | September 10, 2005 - 7:13 pm

Talking Hats

Steven Johnson, author of Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter visited The Daily Show yesterday. STEVEN
Stereogum | June 8, 2005 - 4:45 pm

Jon Stewart & Cameron Diaz Talk Politics & Religion

Watch Jon get his ass kissed on Oprah After The Show. And after the break — learn to dress ten pounds thinner!
Stereogum | April 20, 2005 - 10:22 am

Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Puppy

Funny old Daily Show clip. I assume it was a rehearsal? Thanks Golden Fiddle for the link.
Stereogum | December 2, 2004 - 2:32 pm

Jon Stewart Internet Commercial

Can’t get enough Jon Stewart? Watch his exclusive commercial for America: The Book here (.wmv). The future of marketing is here, and it’s funny.
Stereogum | November 1, 2004 - 2:57 pm

Morrissey Hearts Jon Stewart

First, the post from, then the story behind his shirt… “With all my heart I urge people to vote against George Bush. Jon Stewart…
Stereogum | October 28, 2004 - 9:20 pm

Jon Stewart Takes On Tucker Carlson

Highlights from Friday’s Crossfire (thanks Kevan for the heads up): TUCKER CARLSON: You have a chance to interview the Democratic nominee. You asked him questio…
Stereogum | October 17, 2004 - 8:07 pm

The Jon Stewart Post

BILL O’REILLY: You actually have an influence on this presidential election. That is scary. JON STEWART: If that were so, that would be quite frightening.
Stereogum | September 23, 2004 - 5:25 pm