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Guardian Unlimited
Obama to film episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls during Alaska visitJust when you think American politics cannot get weirder, the White House annou
Obama to film episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls during Alaska visit
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 hours ago
Just when you think American politics cannot get weirder, the White House announced that Barack Obama will trek through the Alaskan wilderness with Bear Grylls for an upcoming episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls. It sounds like an Onion spoof,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
President Obama to appear on 'Running Wild with Bear Grylls'President Obama is about to get a little wild. Obama will appear on a special
President Obama to appear on 'Running Wild with Bear Grylls'
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
President Obama is about to get a little wild. Obama will appear on a special episode of the NBC outdoor adventure show Running Wild with Bear Grylls, the network announced Monday in a news release. The president and the host will be trekking... Read more
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The Irish Times
Marc Maron: ‘The first 100 episodes are me asking celebrities for help’ Comedian Marc Maron was an embittered recovering alcoholic before he found his
Marc Maron: ‘The first 100 episodes are me asking celebrities for help’
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Comedian Marc Maron was an embittered recovering alcoholic before he found his way as a podcast interviewer of brutal honesty. Not even Obama refused the call Marc Maron: ‘The... Read more
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Mashable
Podcasting: A decade outside the mainstreamImage: Illustration by Bob Al-Greene Video may have killed the radio star some
Podcasting: A decade outside the mainstream
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Image: Illustration by Bob Al-Greene Video may have killed the radio star sometime in the 1980s, but the podcast Serial seems have resurrected him. A milestone in podcasting came in October 2014, almost 10 years after the birth of the first... Read more
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Orange County Register
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowdComedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowd
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Comedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who spent time living in Los Angeles before settling in Las Vegas a few years ago, said he loves the weather and the fans who come out to see his shows. He’s spent a lot of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Netflix's stand-up comedy specials a barrel of laughsMenu of stand-up comedy specials brightens a dreary night in. Jen Kirkman's I'
Netflix's stand-up comedy specials a barrel of laughs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Menu of stand-up comedy specials brightens a dreary night in. Jen Kirkman's I'm Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine) has a very funny routine about being a predatory cougar. Photo / Supplied You 'aving a laugh, mate? If you're not then you really... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
The Podcast Movement“I’d like to thank the Academy.” One hand nervously in his pocket, the other g
The Podcast Movement
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
“I’d like to thank the Academy.” One hand nervously in his pocket, the other gripping the podium, Danny Peña looked down at a room full of his fans, his peers, and over a thousand people who, when they finished feting him, would go back to being... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Yawning for Fire: Yep, 'Digging for Fire' is standard white malaise fareFor years I’ve griped—sometimes in these pages—that there are no American movie
Yawning for Fire: Yep, 'Digging for Fire' is standard white malaise fare
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
For years I’ve griped—sometimes in these pages—that there are no American movies made for adults. Then along comes Joe Swanberg’s Digging for Fire, a movie made for adults. Unfortunately, it’s made for adults who think their first-world problems are... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Fear the Walking Dead,' NFL, KatrinaThe AMC drama arrives with a 90-minute episode at 9 p.m. Sunday. It asks fans t
'Fear the Walking Dead,' NFL, Katrina
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
The AMC drama arrives with a 90-minute episode at 9 p.m. Sunday. It asks fans to return to the early days of the zombie apocalypse as the residents of Los Angeles don't understand what's unfolding. Viewers, however, understand all too well. "Fear"... Read more
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/Film
'Creed', 'Star Trek Beyond', 'The X-Files', 'Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials', 'Can't Hardly Wait'After the jump: Jason Bateman admits Horrible Bosses 2 was a paycheck gig Jon
'Creed', 'Star Trek Beyond', 'The X-Files', 'Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials', 'Can't Hardly Wait'
/Film / Posted 10 days ago
After the jump: Jason Bateman admits Horrible Bosses 2 was a paycheck gig Jonathan Ames is still working on that Bored to Death movie President Obama (or rather a portrait of him) photobombs an X-Files set pic The Maze Runner shares an... Read more
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Reality TV World
Jason Bateman admits 'Horrible Bosses 2' failedadmitted that Horrible Bosses 2 bombed in the box office, joking the 2014 flick
Jason Bateman admits 'Horrible Bosses 2' failed
Reality TV World / Posted 11 days ago
admitted that Horrible Bosses 2 bombed in the box office, joking the 2014 flick was just a "paycheck" for the cast. ADVERTISEMENT The actor spoke with Marc Maron on the WTF podcast earlier this month to discuss his career and the Horrible Bosses... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Interview: Wyatt CenacWyatt Cenac wants to blow up the world. In a hypothetical situation in which he
Interview: Wyatt Cenac
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 14 days ago
Wyatt Cenac wants to blow up the world. In a hypothetical situation in which he is president of DC or Marvel comics, he would blow up the whole thing every 10 years and start over — and solve the nerd-world infighting and byzantine storylines in film... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Is Howl The "Netflix Of Podcasts" We've Been Waiting For?Long before the breakout of last year's Serial podcast from This American Life,
Is Howl The "Netflix Of Podcasts" We've Been Waiting For?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
Long before the breakout of last year's Serial podcast from This American Life, the medium of podcasting had evolved into a cultural phenomenon, thanks in large part to the success of WTF With Marc Maron. That show, launched in 2009 by comedian Maron... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
WTF? Marc Maron, the podcaster with presidential approvalIt was the evening of Thursday 18 June and Marc Maron was worried. Specifically
WTF? Marc Maron, the podcaster with presidential approval
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
It was the evening of Thursday 18 June and Marc Maron was worried. Specifically, he was worried that someone might have tampered with his fusebox. It hadn’t been an ordinary day up to that point. That morning, 50 secret service guys were being... Read more
17d
Salon.com
A moderately forceful high-five for Obama’s summer music and reading choicesTo people who dislike him, he’s a socialist Muslim from Kenya who faked his bir
A moderately forceful high-five for Obama’s summer music and reading choices
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
To people who dislike him, he’s a socialist Muslim from Kenya who faked his birth certificate. Even to many of those who like him, he’s almost a cipher, a guy so guarded and studiously moderate that you need to penetrate numerous layers to see how he... Read more
19d
Lifehacker Australia
What Podcasts Should I Be Listening To?Dear Lifehacker, Could you recommend some podcasts to me? I’ve been listening t
What Podcasts Should I Be Listening To?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 19 days ago
Dear Lifehacker, Could you recommend some podcasts to me? I’ve been listening to This American Life, TED and Radiolab and want to broaden my horizons with some fresh content. I’m most interested in podcasts in mp3 format as I like to download them to... Read more
19d
Salt Lake City Weekly
Summer RewindAnother Period(Comedy Central) After a meh first episode, Natasha Leggero and R
Summer Rewind
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
Another Period(Comedy Central) After a meh first episode, Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome's Downton Abbey/Kardashians parody became bolder and funnier (and dirtier) every week. It's Wet Hot 1902 Summer. Halt and Catch Fire(AMC) Just ended and most... Read more
19d
Gawker
Landing An Interview With Barack Obama Isn't Cool AnymoreThere was a time—say, in January—when getting an interview with President Barac
Landing An Interview With Barack Obama Isn't Cool Anymore
Gawker / Posted 19 days ago
There was a time—say, in January—when getting an interview with President Barack Obama was the biggest fish a budding new media behemoth could reel in. But now we have way too many of those fish. On Monday, the website Mic—the news source for people... Read more
19d
DMNews
Podcast Upfront to Debut in SeptemberShare this article: The Interactive Advertising Bureau launches a preview even
Podcast Upfront to Debut in September
DMNews / Posted 19 days ago
Share this article: The Interactive Advertising Bureau launches a preview event for digital audio marketers. Listen up, podcast lovers, the channel is getting its own “upfront” content showcase next month. Sponsored by the Interactive Advertising... Read more
19d
Daily Mail
Jason Segel reveals how he gained weight to play David Foster Wallace'I put myself on a Hot Pockets diet': Jason Segel reveals how he gained weight
Jason Segel reveals how he gained weight to play David Foster Wallace
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
'I put myself on a Hot Pockets diet': Jason Segel reveals how he gained weight for his role as literary icon David Foster Wallace Jason Segel took up an unusual diet to prepare for his role as literary icon David Foster Wallace. The 35-year-old... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A year without Robin WilliamsActor and comedian Robin Williams took his own life one year ago today, stunnin
A year without Robin Williams
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
Actor and comedian Robin Williams took his own life one year ago today, stunning the world and leaving behind a plethora of great work that cements his status as a universally beloved artist and iconic funnyman. The news of the actor’s death rocked... Read more
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Faster Louder
The 10 best music interviews on WTF with Marc MaronMarc Maron has recorded over 600 episodes of his podcast WTF since its debut in
The 10 best music interviews on WTF with Marc Maron
Faster Louder / Posted 21 days ago
Marc Maron has recorded over 600 episodes of his podcast WTF since its debut in 2009, interviewing almost every comedian on earth about their anxieties, fears, families and drug issues. He’s also spoken to half of Hollywood, a stack of writers and... Read more
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Salon.com
“If you smell something, say something”: With a final, inspirational sermon, Jon Stewart bids a fitting farewell to “The Daily Show”Jon Stewart is less a comedian and more a preacher-man. Hear me out; for his (a
“If you smell something, say something”: With a final, inspirational sermon, Jon Stewart bids a fitting farewell to “The Daily Show”
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
Jon Stewart is less a comedian and more a preacher-man. Hear me out; for his (and our) liberal base, even a metaphor approaching organized religion is hard to stomach. But politics is, for better or worse, a belief system, and we have needed, in the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart AdieuJon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart Adieu
KGTV San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
Jon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and memorable years on 'The Daily Show.' But there was no way his merry cast of correspondents was going to let him leave quietly. Forty-five of Jon's closest pals stopped in... Read more
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Naples Daily News
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart AdieuJon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart Adieu
Naples Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Jon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and memorable years on 'The Daily Show.' But there was no way his merry cast of correspondents was going to let him leave quietly. Forty-five of Jon's closest pals stopped in... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart AdieuJon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart Adieu
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 25 days ago
Jon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and memorable years on 'The Daily Show.' But there was no way his merry cast of correspondents was going to let him leave quietly. Forty-five of Jon's closest pals stopped in... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart AdieuJon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and
'The Daily Show' Correspondents Bid Jon Stewart Adieu
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 25 days ago
Jon Stewart signed off for the last time Thursday night after 16 hilarious and memorable years on 'The Daily Show.' But there was no way his merry cast of correspondents was going to let him leave quietly. Forty-five of Jon's closest pals stopped in... Read more
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25d
The Memphis Daily News
Loving What You DoLast week, I had an experience that inspired me. I want to share it in hopes th
Loving What You Do
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Last week, I had an experience that inspired me. I want to share it in hopes that it might inspire your day the way it has mine. I attended a conference in Fort Worth, Texas, called the Podcast Movement. I went with relatively low expectations – to... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Meet The Most Important Person In Entertainment You've Never Heard OfJesse Thorn borrowed the name of his college radio show-turned-podcast The Soun
Meet The Most Important Person In Entertainment You've Never Heard Of
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 25 days ago
Jesse Thorn borrowed the name of his college radio show-turned-podcast The Sound of Young America from an early slogan of Motown Records. The name was more than a little tongue in cheek, but from the perspective of 2015, it now seems less like a... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show' Legacy: Changing How Americans See SatireFor The Daily Show fans, this may be the final, bruising indignity. As the cur
Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show' Legacy: Changing How Americans See Satire
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
For The Daily Show fans, this may be the final, bruising indignity. As the curtain falls tonight on the very first Republican presidential debate — featuring joke-magnet Donald Trump as the election season begins in earnest – satirist supreme Jon... Read more
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Naples Daily News
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
Naples Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duoNEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest
U2 grants rare long-form interview to podcasting duo
KGTV San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK CITY - One of the world’s most powerful bands didn’t grant its latest long-form interview to MTV, Rolling Stone or Howard Stern — instead it sat down with a pair of comedians with microphones. U2 is getting in on the podcast... Read more
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Faster Louder
Marc Maron announces 2015 Australian tourEveryone’s favourite curmudgeonly podcaster Marc Maron is coming to Australia t
Marc Maron announces 2015 Australian tour
Faster Louder / Posted 26 days ago
Everyone’s favourite curmudgeonly podcaster Marc Maron is coming to Australia this October. The comedian will appear at The State Theatre in Sydney on October 15, the Palais Theatre in Melbourne on Friday October 16 and City Hall in Brisbane on... Read more
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Salon.com
“People talk about political correctness as if they are being oppressed”: Bobcat Goldthwait on the healing powers of dark comedy, getting sober and the legendary comedian-activist Barry Crimmins“Call Me Lucky” is director Bobcat Goldthwait’s affectionate—and highly affecti
“People talk about political correctness as if they are being oppressed”: Bobcat Goldthwait on the healing powers of dark comedy, getting sober and the legendary comedian-activist Barry Crimmins
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
“Call Me Lucky” is director Bobcat Goldthwait’s affectionate—and highly affecting—portrait of curmudgeonly comedian/activist Barry Crimmins. This documentary is, like most of Goldthwait’s work, funny and disturbing. After comedians like Patton... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Ferguson Protests WorkedFERGUSON, Mo. -- Nearly a half-century ago, a University of Missouri law profes
The Ferguson Protests Worked
The Huffington Post / Posted 26 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. -- Nearly a half-century ago, a University of Missouri law professor named T.E. Lauer issued a warning. Missouri’s network of municipal courts, he wrote, were “a modern anomaly” generally “overlooked or ignored as the misshapen... Read more
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Slate
How Ferguson Changed AmericaWho's winning, who's losing, and why. On Aug. 9, one year ago, Officer Darren
How Ferguson Changed America
Slate / Posted 29 days ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. On Aug. 9, one year ago, Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown after a brief scuffle in the middle of a small street in Ferguson, Missouri. There wasn’t any video of the encounter, but many... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' this weekOf course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' this week
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Of course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "The Daily Show," where his run ends on Thursday, Stewart was known mainly as a comedian and sometime comic actor. He sometimes puts a highly comic spin on his interviews,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Jon Stewart's finale 'Daily Show'Of course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "
Jon Stewart's finale 'Daily Show'
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Of course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "The Daily Show," where his run ends on Thursday, Stewart was known mainly as a comedian and sometime comic actor. He sometimes puts a highly comic spin on his interviews,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' this weekOf course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' this week
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Of course, people expect Stewart to be funny most of the time. Before joining "The Daily Show," where his run ends on Thursday, Stewart was known mainly as a comedian and sometime comic actor. He sometimes puts a highly comic spin on his interviews,... Read more
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WA Today
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily ShowJon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearanc
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily Show
WA Today / Posted a month ago
Jon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearance on CNN's Crossfire in 2004, co-host Tucker Carlson listened to Stewart for a time and lamented, "I thought you were going to be funny. Be funny." Of course, people... Read more
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The Age
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily ShowJon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearanc
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily Show
The Age / Posted a month ago
Jon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearance on CNN's Crossfire in 2004, co-host Tucker Carlson listened to Stewart for a time and lamented, "I thought you were going to be funny. Be funny." Of course, people... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily ShowJon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearanc
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily Show
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
Jon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearance on CNN's Crossfire in 2004, co-host Tucker Carlson listened to Stewart for a time and lamented, "I thought you were going to be funny. Be funny." Of course, people... Read more
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Canberra Times
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily ShowJon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearanc
Jon Stewart: A serious student of absurdity ends his run on The Daily Show
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
Jon Stewart destroys Donald Trump When Jon Stewart made a now-iconic appearance on CNN's Crossfire in 2004, co-host Tucker Carlson listened to Stewart for a time and lamented, "I thought you were going to be funny. Be funny." Of course, people... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Podcast | This American Life | RadiolabIn a world overflowing with screens, audio-only is exploding. In the gray, qui
Podcast | This American Life | Radiolab
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 1 months ago
In a world overflowing with screens, audio-only is exploding. In the gray, quick-fading winter light, they gather. In living rooms, in kitchens or on front porches, attentive and transfixed, they listen as voices spill out of the speakers. Huddled... Read more
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