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Apparently Mike Rowe Was Almost Hired As The Daily Show Host

When you hear the name Mike Rowe, you probably conjure up images of him walking through filthy sewers. But can you picture him sitting behind The Daily Show desk? Apparently Rowe was very, very close to becoming the host not once, but twice.

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Watch Arby's Thank Jon Stewart For Making Fun Of Them For Years

Arby’s has no bad blood (outside of their sandwiches) with all the fun that Jon Stewart has made of them over the years, and it paid respect to the vacating talk show host with a pair of ads on Stewart’s penultimate Daily Show episode last night.

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The Joke Jon Stewart Played On Ed Helms During The Daily Show

More than a decade ago, Helms was a lesser-known TV personality working on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Now that Stewart is ending his run on the Comedy Central series, Ed Helms has shared a hilarious story about one of his first days on set.

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Donald Trump Claims Jon Stewart Is Begging Him To Appear On The Daily Show Finale

A few weeks ago, we learned that The Daily Show was reaching out to Stewart’s detracts for an amusing segment. Now, we can confirm that Donald Trump has definitely been asked by the series to appear toward the end of Jon Stewart’s tenure.

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Here's When President Obama Will Head To The Daily Show For The Last Time

Jon Stewart is getting ready to head into the home stretch of The Daily Show. His last show is set for August 6. It’s expected that his last dozen shows will contain a collection of big names and/or Jon’s favorite guests. We now have the date for the biggest name of them all.

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How The Daily Show Will Let Jon Stewart's Critics Respond

Jon Stewart’s run on The Daily Show may be close to ending, but he sure wants to go out with a bang. In fact, producers are reportedly already reaching out to his critics to tape a special segment for the final episode. Find out more after the jump.

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Why Amy Schumer Turned Down The Daily Show

Amy Schumer has become one hot commodity as of late. Now as the young comedian gears up for her feature film debut, she’s opened up about a few other opportunities she was offered in the past year, one in particular, the hosting position of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show.

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Watch Jon Stewart's Touching Response To The Charleston Church Shooting

When tragedy strikes as it did this week in South Carolina many people handle it in many different ways. But when this is the news of the day, what do you do when your job is to make fun of the news? For Jon Stewart, it was all about being serious.

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Why Chris Rock Said No To The Daily Show

Later this year, Comedy Central’s The Daily Show will feature its first new host in 16 years. Many names were tossed around about who could replace Stewart, but not a lot of people were talking about comedian Chris Rock, who actually passed on the opportunity.

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When The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Will Officially End

Although Jon Stewart hinted at leaving his post prior, we’ve known since February that Stewart is moving on from The Daily Show. However, during Monday’s episode, Stewart officially announced when he will be retiring from Comedy Central’s late night series.

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3 Big Celebrities The Daily Show Pursued After Jon Stewart Quit

When Jon Stewart announced that he would be stepping down as host of The Daily Show, reactions were split between “Oh no!” and “Who’s going to take his place?” And it seems like Comedy Central had some big names in mind.

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It's Official: Trevor Noah Is The New Host Of The Daily Show

After a long and lengthy search, Comedy Central has now locked down its new man of the hour. Trevor Noah will be the new host of The Daily Show, taking over the hit late night talk show after Jon Stewart retires from the series. More on the new host after the jump.

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The Daily Show May Replace Jon Stewart With One Of Its Newest Correspondents

With The Daily Show soon to be losing Jon Stewart later this year, it comes as no surprise the network would already be searching for its longtime host's replacement. Who would fill the shoes, up to this point, was anybody's guess but with the latest news that Comedy Central may be looking at one of its newest correspondents Trevor Noah, we may have found our answer.

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The Daily Show Is Losing Samantha Bee, Get The Details

Bee is currently the longest-running Daily Show correspondent, having joined the series back in 2003, and was a frontrunner in many fans’ minds to take over as host once Jon Stewart exits the show later this year. But that definitely won't be happening.

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Watch An Emotional Jon Stewart Announce He's Leaving The Daily Show

Tonight, the world witnessed one of the more depressing TV announcements in recent years, as Jon Stewart is officially ending his reign as the anchor of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show. To be expected, Stewart’s announcement to his studio audience was worlds more emotional than the statement released by the network.

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Jon Stewart Is Leaving The Daily Show

For years, TV viewers who have no time for 24-hour news cycles have looked to one name to fill in the blanks on America's biggest headlines: Jon Stewart. And though we may have hoped that the suavest of the suave anchor would remain at the head of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, it looks like our days with Stewart are numbered.

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Watch Jon Stewart Go Off On People Who Don't Vaccinate Their Kids

If you’ve been keeping tabs on local news, you may have noticed more and more reports of the measles creeping back into the States. And Jon Stewart is here to explain why, if you haven’t already, you should go and vaccinate your kids.

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Watch John Oliver's Triumphant Return To The Daily Show

The Daily Show has seen a lot of talented comedians come and go under the tutelage of Jon Stewart, and none have followed in his footsteps quite as closely as John Oliver. Well, his footsteps led to HBO instead of Comedy Central, but you get me.

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Jon Stewart Didn't Even Interview For Letterman's Job, Here's Why

Jon Stewart’s popularity stems from his ability to wring legitimacy out of satire, and his name was tossed into the mix in internet discussions over who should replace satire master David Letterman after his imminent retirement. But Stewart wanted nothing to do with it.

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Jon Stewart Could Be Done With The Daily Show In 2015

Comedy Central is already losing one of its biggest ratings bringers when Stephen Colbert’s The Colbert Report finishes its run at the end of the year. Now, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart has spoken out to talk about his own contract expiring in 2015, and his comments aren’t as reassuring as fans would hope.

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