The Daily Show provides a comedic view of the news and political world, complete with segments by "correspondents" and interviews with guest celebrities and politicians. Craig Kilborn was the host until the fourth season, when Jon Stewart came in to take over after Kilborn left for CBS.
Jon Stewart is just hitting his stride at the age of 38. It's amazing that it has taken this long for ...
Jon Stewart is considered one of America's top social and comedic voices. Over the past 14 years, Stewart has redefined political satire in American culture from his perch atop the anchor chair on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." In fact, surveys have shown that the overwhelming majority of men and women under the age of 35 list "The Daily Show" as their primary source of television news. To date, Stewart and "The Daily Show" have received 50 Emmy Award nominations and won 19. In 2001, "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" received the prestigious Peabody Award for its "Indecision 2000" campaign coverage. The show received the Peabody Award again in 2005 for "Indecision 2004." The show has also been honored by the Television Critics Association for Outstanding Achievement in News and Information in both 2003 and 2005, winning over traditional news shows in the category.
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