11:27 PM EDT 08/19/2016
Originally posted 08/19/2016 11:40AM
Larry Wilmore has signed off.
On Thursday, The Nightly Show host said his final goodbyes following the announcement that Comedy Central was canceling the late night show. Before Wilmore made his exit, his longtime friend Jon Stewart appeared on stage with champagne to see him off with an emotional farewell speech.
"Your last show?" Stewart said. "Oh my God! What did you, piss off Peter Thiel?"
Originally posted 08/18/2016 02:20PM
On Thursday, Larry Wilmore and his team will say their goodbyes to the canceled Comedy Central series, but not without the help of Stewart, 53, the late night host's longtime friend.
Originally posted 07/22/2016 12:15PM
Reflecting on the commentary offered during the week's four-day Republican National Convention, Stewart attacked conservative pundits, saying that "those fighting to be included in the ideal of equality are not being divisive – those fighting to keep those people out are."
Originally posted 07/19/2016 11:45AM
In a highly anticipated on-camera reunion, Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart teamed up to take on the Republican National Convention
Originally posted 07/14/2016 08:05PM
Jon Stewart Quashes Fans' Hopes, Says He Won't Return to TV – but Teases Short Web 'Cartoons' on Election 2016
Originally posted 05/09/2016 04:25PM
If the rise of Donald Trump in this presidential election has you missing Jon Stewart at The Daily Show anchor desk, you'll be disappointed to hear that Stewart doesn't feel the same – and won't be coming back.
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Originally posted 12/11/2015 08:15AM
Originally posted 12/08/2015 10:45AM
The 53-year-old paid a visit to his old Comedy Central stomping ground on Monday to bring attention to an issue he said he cares about very deeply.
Donning a gray T-shirt and his ever-growing scruffy beard, Stewart blasted Congress for not automatically renewing the Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act, a now-expired bill providing healthcare to first responders who worked at the site of the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 attacks.
"I want to get some attention paid to it, but I was realizing that I don't have a show and nobody gives a s--- anymore," he told host Trevor Noah.
Originally posted 11/03/2015 02:35PM
Jon Stewart's new deal will involve commenting on daily news events
Originally posted 10/19/2015 12:55PM
"So I grew a beard because everybody who quits a talk show grows a beard," Stewart, 52, said during a stand-up gig at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, according to Politico.
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