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  • ‘Homeland’ completely dominates the Emmys

    Last night’s 64th Primetime Emmy Awards revealed a new reality – the American viewer would much rather be scared by potential terrorists than sexist advertising agencies – as television show “Homeland” grabbed six Emmys and denounced “Mad Men” as the top drama on TV. “Homeland” had a pretty impressive Emmy run, including Outstanding Drama, best… More ▸

  • Jews prefer Jon Stewart, reveals least surprising survey ever

    A survey conducted by Jewish dating website JDate and Christian dating website Christian Mingle asking “Who is your favorite political news funnyman?,” the “Daily Show” host earned the favor of 51% of young Jewish singles, whereas Christians prefer Stewart’s Catholic counterpart, Stephen Colbert (39%). According to LA Times, For Jewish voters, Bill Maher of HBO’s… More ▸

  • 18 Jewish celebrities doing (or wearing) American things

    Happy Fourth of July Everyone!
    America is celebrating its 236th birthday and we decided to show some of our favorite Jewish celebrities celebrating America the way it should be celebrated – by doing American things and wearing outrageously patriotic red, white and blue gear!
    So how are the Jewish celebrities celebrating the 4th?
    1. Natalie Portman is drinking a beer More ▸

  • Manger anger? Delta pulls ‘Daily Show’ ads

    A few weeks ago we reported that Jon Stewart’s “vagina manger” joke has angered the Catholic League, which started a boycott campaign in response. Now a major company is pulling its ads from “The Daily Show”: Delta Airlines. Coincidence? While Delta spokeswoman Leslie Parker told Buzzfeed that the airline is “constantly evaluating our advertising strategy… More ▸

  • Jason Segel’s suggested ending for ‘How I Met Your Mother’ is epic

    The incredibly nice “How I Met Your Mother” star, Jason Segel, sat down with Jon Stewart to talk about his upcoming film “The Five Year Engagement.” During the interview, Stewart asked Segel the most common question actors from “HIMYM” are asked — when are we going to find out how the show’s main character, Ted, met… More ▸

  • The Catholic League is really upset with Jon Stewart

    On Monday “The Daily Show” had a segment in which Jon Stewart criticized Fox News for dismissing suggestions that there is a “war on women,” even as the cable channel warns of a “war on Christmas.” His proposal for how to get Fox to be more alarmed about the state of the political discourse around… More ▸

  • Ricky Gervais jokes about Anne Frank, upsets people

    Not quite sure exactly why Anne Frank was Ricky Gervais’ latest target, but last week when Gervais visited “The Daily Show” for an interview with Jon Stewart, it took him only a few seconds to drop his Holocaust joke bomb. Gervais, who is promoting his show “An Idiot Abroad,” said that his show’s co-star, Karl… More ▸