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  • Trevor Noah’s ‘Daily Show’ Takeover Begins Sept. 28

    May 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *It was announced today that South African comedian Trevor Noah will begin hosting “The Daily Show” on Sept. 28, replacing the outgoing Jon Stewart. He has appeared only a handful of times on the show as a contributor since last year and is relatively unknown in the United States, but has a massive following online […]

  • Larry Wilmore on What He’s Learned from Jon Stewart

    Apr 15, 15 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment

    *Before Larry Wilmore spun off from “The Daily Show” to “The Nightly Show,” the actor, writer and producer was able to soak up some valuable knowledge under the tutelage of Jon Stewart. As the show’s resident Senior Black Correspondent, it was Wilmore’s task to extract humor from issues of race that would make headlines. With […]

  • Jewish Org Out to Nix Trevor Noah As Jon Stewart’s Replacement

    Apr 11, 15 by Qwest7 7 Comments

    *The American Jewish Congress is not happy about Trevor Noah replacing Jon Stewart as the host of “The Daily Show.” And they want to something done about it. On Tuesday (April 7), the AJC started circulating a letter requesting signatures on a petition to block Noah from becoming “The Daily Show” host, according to TheGrio.com. […]

  • ‘Daily Show’s’ Jon Stewart Says Give Trevor Noah a Chance (Watch)

    Apr 7, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *As expected, Jon Stewart had the back of his “Daily Show” successor Trevor Noah on Monday’s broadcast, calling the incoming host “incredibly thoughtful and considerate and funny and smart.” It was Stewart’s first chance to comment on the hubbub over some of Noah’s past tweets that were deemed sexist and anti-Semetic. The tweets were uncovered […]

  • Trevor Noah to Replace Jon Stewart on ‘The Daily Show’

    Mar 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *South African comedian Trevor Noah has been chosen as Jon Stewart’s replacement on “The Daily Show,” the New York Times reports. The 31-year-old made his debut as a contributor to the satirical program in December. His first appearance took aim at racial tensions in Ferguson, saying: “I never thought I’d be more afraid of police […]

  • Common: Black People Extend ‘Hand in Love’ to Whites to Heal Race Relations (Watch)

    Mar 19, 15 by Qwest7 7 Comments

    *As it stands now, race relations are very shaky among folks in this day and age. But Common has a way to for folks to heal. According to the rapper, it all lies in black people extending a “hand in love” to white people in an effort to “forget about the past.” “If we’ve been […]