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  1. Oliver adds a little journalism to his comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Daily Herald

    ... the pageant's scholarship program was the latest example of how Oliver has quickly moved beyond his roots at "The Daily Show" to produce something distinctive, and usually hilarious. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for ...

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  2. Washington Football Fans Freak Out when Confronted by Actual Live Native AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Daily Kos

    So on Thursday night "The Daily Show" did another little live real world comedy/reality bit contrasting and comparing a set of pro-Washington Footballs fans with a set of actual real live, breathing, and not exactly happy with their team's name Native Americans. Here's the segment as it aired, which followed a long and uncharacteristic explanatory preamble by host Jon Stewart [which is cut off in this youtube version of the clip].

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  3. Our five favorites of the week: John Oliver, "Busytown" and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    " which airs Sunday nights on HBO, is "The Daily Show's" angrier, smarter younger brother that has the guts to go deep on stories that only get a snippet of airtime on the nightly news. It usually takes comedies like this months, if not years, to figure things out.

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  4. 'Daily Show' airs controversial Redskins segmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Navajo Times

    _ ``The Daily Show with Jon Stewart'' on Thursday night aired a controversial segment pitting Washington Redskins fans against a group of American Indians who want the team to change its mascot. The segment got attention days before, after one of the ...

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  5. The Daily Show Airs Controversial Segment On Redskins -- That Wasn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Crooks and Liars

    After a weeklong buildup of a supposed confrontation between Washington Redskins fans and a group of Native American advocates the resulting segment leaves out the confrontation. The Washington Post breathlessly reported a "tense situation" last week when the Daily Show' s Jason Jones "suddenly confronted" them by bringing on a larger group of Native American activists.

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  6. 'Daily Show' segment on NFL team name goes nowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Arizona Republic

    ... were about to use the word, correspondent Jason Jones shouted that he was going to shut it down. To be sure, "The Daily Show" airs on a network called Comedy Central. But the show tackles subjects that are rarely funny, trafficking in absurdity ...

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  7. Spanking should be obsolete: Regina BrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Cleveland.com

    ... was video of Peterson, all 6 foot 1 and 217 pounds of him, thrashing a preschooler. Jon Stewart said this on The Daily Show: "You can't do something to a four-year old that you're not allowed to do to a 300-pound lineman in a helmet and pads." Yet ...

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  8. John Oliver adds journalism to his comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... the pageant's scholarship program was the latest example of how Oliver has quickly moved beyond his roots at "The Daily Show" to produce something distinctive, and usually hilarious. Oliver, who subbed for Jon Stewart as host of "The Daily Show" ...

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  9. 'Daily Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    Hours before a controversial segment of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" aired Thursday night, a lawyer for the four Washington Redskins fans featured in it sent one of the program's producers a letter revoking their consent to appear in the piece. The attorney, Virginia state Sen. J. Chapman "Chap" Petersen, asserted in the letter to Matt Polidoro, one of the program's producers, that the fans were persuaded to go on the show based on "intentionally false" statements.

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  10. 'Daily Show' Native guest says Washington football fans threatened him at gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Raw Story

    One of the Native American guests featured on The Daily Show on Thursday said Washington, D.C. football fans mocked and threatened him during the making of the segment. "A blonde little wisp of a girl completely freaked me out as I waited in line for the bathroom," comedian and educator Migizi Pensoneau wrote in a column for the Missoula Independent.

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  11. The Daily Show Made a One Direction Joke, and Teenage Girls Are Freaking OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Genesee Country Express

    ... The hashtag was actually in reference to something that happened during Tuesday night's broadcast, in which The Daily Show 's Jessica Williams joked about how quickly terrorist groups were multiplying in the Middle East. Williams told host Jon ...

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  12. Here's How A Terrorist's Son Became A Peace ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Switched

    ... performers after being taught his whole life that being gay was a sin. Ebrahim also credited Jon Stewart and "The Daily Show" with forcing him to challenge his beliefs and teaching him "that a person's race, religion or sexual orientation had ...

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  13. 'Daily Show' Ambushes Redskins Fans in Unfair SegmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Outside the Beltway

    An as-of-yet-unaired segment of "The Daily Show" confronts ordinary fans of the Washington Redskins about the team's nickname. WaPo 's Ian Shapira describes the segment: The four die-hard Redskins fans thought the opportunity was as golden as the vintage helmets of their favorite football team: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" wanted them to appear on the Comedy Central program to defend the team's name, which has been under relentless attack.

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  14. Report: 'Daily Show' Ambushed and Humiliated Redskins FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    The four die-hard Redskins fans thought the opportunity was as golden as the vintage helmets of their favorite football team: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" wanted them to appear on the Comedy Central program to defend the team's name, which has been under relentless attack. The Redskins Nation citizens eagerly signed up, most of them knowing that they might be mocked in their interview with correspondent Jason Jones.

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  15. Daily Show punks DC football fans by inviting Native Americans on episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Raw Story

    Invited to appear on Jon Stewart's The Daily Show to defend the team mascot and nickname, several Washington Redskins fans believe they were set-up by the comedy show, with one participant running out in tears before later calling the police. According to the Washington Post , several members of 'Redskins Nation' agreed to appear on the show despite its reputation for mocking guests in interviews.

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  16. Daily Show Ambushes Redskins Fans with Native Americans; Showdown EnsuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Mediaite.com

    Some Washington Redskins fans are upset with The Daily Show after the Comedy Central show invited them on to defend the team's monicker, only to ambush them with Native American activists who'd confront them about the hurtful nickname. The Redskins Nation citizens eagerly signed up, most of them knowing that they might be mocked in their interview with correspondent Jason Jones.

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  17. Everyone Gets Mad on Daily Show Shouting Match Between Redskins Fans and Native AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Time

    ... participants on the comedy news show. Four hardcore Redskins fans signed up to be in an upcoming episode of the Daily Show , knowing they were likely to be mocked in an interview with correspondent Jason Jones, the Washington Post reports. But three ...

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  18. WashPost Exposes 'Daily Show' Lying Ambush on Redskins Fans With Leftist Indian ActivistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | NewsBusters.org

    ... Redskins fans thought the opportunity was as golden as the vintage helmets of their favorite football team: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" wanted them to appear on the Comedy Central program to defend the team's name, which has been under ...

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  19. The Daily Show springs tense showdown with Native Americans on Redskins fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The four die-hard Redskins fans thought the opportunity was as golden as the vintage helmets of their favorite football team: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" wanted them to appear on the Comedy Central program to defend the team's name, which has been under relentless attack. The Redskins Nation citizens eagerly signed up, most of them knowing that they might be mocked in their interview with correspondent Jason Jones.

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  20. Scrivener v. Clark CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... the 2005-06 school year); made light of her interview by impersonating Jon Stewart, host of television's The Daily Show; and requested applicants with " 'funk,' " " 'i.e., youthfulness.' " Scrivener, 176 Wn.App. at 410. A 10 Clark College counters ...

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