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JON STEWART: NEW KING OF LATE-NIGHT?

November 5, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

For the first time in at least ten years, the monthly ratings winner among the key demographic group of 18-49-year-old adults was neither Jay Leno nor David Letterman — but Jon Stewart. According to Comedy Central, Stewart’s The Daily Show led during October with an average of 1.3 million viewers in that demo, versus 1.2 […]

SO, DID JON STEWART RESTORE SANITY?

November 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Like Glenn Beck’s “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington that preceded it, estimates varied vastly of the size of crowd that gathered for Jon Stewart’s “Rally to Restore Sanity” held on the National Mall on Saturday. The Associated Press said it numbered in the “tens of thousands.” CBS put the number at 215,000. And then there […]

JON STEWART TO STAGE “RALLY TO RESTORE SANITY”

September 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

If the Glenn Beck/Sarah Palin “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington D.C. last month could bring out an enormous crowd, how many people might turn out for a spoof of that rally by Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert? We may soon find out, following Stewart’s announcement Thursday night that he plans to stage the “Rally to […]