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Jon Stewart taking a break from The Daily Show

Jon Stewart taking a break from The Daily Show

Jon Stewart will relinquish hosting duties on The Daily Show for three months this year to free up time to direct his first feature film Rosewater. Talk show fansite LateByte report “Jon Stewart will not be presenting the Daily Show this summer. He will be replaced by John Oliver, the Senior British Correspondent on the show, for three months, so he can dedicate his time to directing his first feature film”. LateByte – “Stewart leaving Daily Show to make Movie”

Letterman & Jon Stewart featured in Rolling Stone magazine

Letterman & Jon Stewart featured in Rolling Stone magazine

David Letterman is featured in the current issue of Rolling Stone magazine. The Rolling Stone feature is in issue 1140 of the magazine dated the 29th September 2011, and is called “David Letterman: Year One How a failed morning-show host and a band of misfits and rejects changed TV forever”. David Browne of the Parade website looks back at his own Top 10 list of memorable moments from the show’s early days – click here. Jon Stewart is also featured…

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The 2010 TIME 100 Poll

The 2010 TIME 100 Poll

Conan O’Brien is currently ranked at number 1 in The 2010 TIME 100 Poll. Stephen Colbert is at number 12, Jon Stewart at number 13 and Jay Leno is ranked at number 72. Vote for your favourite now.

Jon Stewart’s criticism of US financial TV networks

Jon Stewart’s criticism of US financial TV networks

David Letterman welcomed The Daily Show host Jon Stewart to the Late Show on Thursday night. Jon Stewart criticized US financial TV networks saying “there are three 24-hour financial networks… all their slogans are like ‘we know what’s going on on Wall Street’ but then you turn it on during the crisis and they’re like ‘we don’t know what’s going on’”. This continues on from CNBC’s Rick Santelli pulling out of his appearance on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart…

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Jon Stewart on Letterman tomorrow

Jon Stewart on Letterman tomorrow

Jon Stewart will be a guest on the Late Show With David Letterman tomorrow night (Thursday). The host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central (and More 4 on UK TV) will join Dave to no doubt talk about politics including President Barack Obama.