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    Reasons to Diss CNN (VIDEO)

    After Jon Stewart's hilarious take on CNN's coverage of missing Flight 370, we went looking for a reason to like CNN on their website. And found more evidence that no one’s watching the store.

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    Watch: Louis C.K. Talks His 1998 Directorial Debut 'Tomorrow Night' With Investor Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Show'

    Louis C.K.'s 1998 feature directorial debut "Tomorrow Night" is now available for $5 from the comedian's website. The 16mm black and white film, which C.K. wrote and directed, premiered at Sundance but was never picked up by a distributor, and C.K.'s now in a place where he could pay for a digital t...

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    Watch Jehane Noujaim, Director of 'The Square,' on 'The Daily Show'

    Netflix is releasing Jehane Noujaim's taut , smart, timely film The Square in January, but as she told Jon Stewart on The Daily Show last night, the film still cannot be shown in Egypt.

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    WATCH: 16-Year-Old Malala Yousafzai's Stunning, Eloquent Comment to Jon Stewart About Pacifism

    It's hard not to get choked up while watching the incredible answer about Pacifism 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai gave to Jon Stewart last night on the Daily Show. Stewart himself seems to be struggling for words, but ultimately comes up with a witty follow-up: "Would your father mind if I adopted you...

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    Jon Stewart to Bring Directorial Debut 'Rosewater' to TIFF, Starring Gael Garcia Bernal

    Following a summer-long hiatus from hosting "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart reclaims the anchor's chair Tuesday night just before taking his directorial debut "Rosewater" to TIFF later this week to share footage and pitch foreign buyers.

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    John Oliver Plays 'Where in the World is Edward Snowden?' (Video)

    During the reassuringly funny Jon Oliver era at The Daily Show, the substitute host has begun every night by telling us why Jon Stewart isn't around. Last night Oliver explained Stewart "is currently in Moscow, or Ecuador, or on a flight somewhere or has escaped from the National Zoo -- we don'...

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    Watch: Jon Stewart Appears on Bassem Youssef's 'The Program,' Egypt's Equivalent to 'The Daily Show'

    While on hiatus to shoot his directorial debut "Rosewater" in the Middle East, Jon Stewart paid a visit to "Al Bernameg" (The Program), the satirical news show hosted by Bassem Youssef that's often described as Egypt's answer to "The Daily Show."

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    Watch: Jon Stewart Explains How He Chose His Directorial Debut on the Last 'The Daily Show' Before His Hiatus

    Jon Stewart bid goodbye to "The Daily Show" for the summer last night, as he readied himself to head off to the Middle East to make his directorial debut "Rosewater," based on the 2011 memoir by Iranian journalist Maziar Bahari.

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    5 Things You Might Not Know About 'Star Trek Into Darkness'

    This week, one of the most hotly anticipated (and deliberately mysterious) movies of the summer movie season boldly goes into theaters nationwide. "Star Trek Into Darkness" is director J.J. Abrams' follow-up to the ridiculously entertaining 2009 "Star Trek" reboot, which introduced audiences to a yo...

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    Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut 'Rosewater' For Sale at Cannes Market

    "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart's directorial debut "Rosewater" will hit the Cannes market this May. Independent film finance company Sierra/Affinity will sell rights to the film, which is produced by Stewart, Scott Rudin and Gigi Pritzker, whose production company OddLot Entertainment will finance th...

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