'Daily Show' takes to streets of China

'Daily Show' takes to streets of China

There are 2 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Aug 13, 2008, titled 'Daily Show' takes to streets of China. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

Foreign correspondency on the fake news of The Daily Show usually amounts to someone standing in front of a video screen on the New York set, a few steps from Jon Stewart's desk.

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Waldo

Palm Bay, FL

#1 Aug 14, 2008
I hate to admit it but Rob Riggle's reports from China have NBC beat. At first I really thought he was in front of a green screen but as his reports went on it did become obvious that he was really there. I don't know how they managed to get him in the country when so many others have had their visa's denied. He must have slipped through a chink in their armor. His pocket Chinese translator was a riot. Even then, he couldn't get people to talk to him. I seems the Chinese do not have a sense of humor. Way to go Rob and Comedy Central. Great job at putting some levity in the Olympics.
Umm

Pendleton, IN

#2 Aug 14, 2008
You mean to tell me that the Daily Show is fake news. Next you'll be telling me that Fox News is actually a real news network.

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