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Venezuela’s Assassination Scare & Alex Jones’s Media Exile | The Daily Show

Right now the nation of Venezuela is not having a good time. The country is bankrupt, there’s food shortages, and something tells me, everyone is not a fan of the president. Next, the alleged assassination attempt playing out on live TV. The president of Venezuela speaking in a public square, interrupted by a series of […]

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Back in Black – Social Media Helps Measles Make a Comeback | The Daily Show

When a news story falls through the cracks, Lewis Black catches it for a segment we call Back in Black. -♪ ♪ -(cheering, applause) You know, America has been blessed with some top-notch diseases. Swine flu, bird flu, and, of course, pizza rat chlamydia. I’ve had ’em all! Well, good news– now we’re even more […]

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S.E. Cupp – The Media’s Obsession with Non-Scandals – The President Show – Comedy Central

I’m here at beautiful… I don’t know where. Beats the hell out of me. But my guest tonight is a New York Daily News columnist and CNN contributor. Her new show, S.E. Cupp Unfiltered, premieres July 17 on HLN. Please welcome S.E. Cupp. -(cheers and applause) -Nice to see you. Nice to see you. (mumbles) […]

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Facebook’s Sexual Emoji Ban, Las Vegas’s Homeless Curb & A 911 Boss Streams Netflix | The Daily Show

The big social media controversy. Recently, Facebook said that it would not ban political ads even if they made false statements, and everyone said, “Oh, man, we’re screwed.” And now Facebook is saying, “Oh, no. We’ll make sure you’re not screwed.” NEWSWOMAN: Facebook and Instagram users who post emojis or emoji strings in a sexual […]

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The Nightly Show – Panel – Donald Trump’s Abusive Relationship with the Media

All right, welcome back. I’m here with my panel. First up,Nightly Show contributor Rory Albanese. (applause and cheering) AndNightly Showcontributor Franchesca Ramsey. (applause and cheering) You can see him in the spring premiere episode ofEmpire, “Death Will Have Its Day,” on Wednesday, March 30 at 9:00 p.m. on Fox. Actor Jussie Smollett, everybody. (applause and […]

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Electronic Brainwashing: Cambridge Analytica’s Sinister Facebook Strategy | The Daily Show

This is a story involving Facebook and a company called Cambridge Analytica. Which I know sounds like a Harry Potter spell that does your homework, but… it’s actually a data analytics company dedicated to one thing: figuring out how to manipulate you at all costs. NEWSMAN: Beginning in 2014, many Facebook users were paid to […]

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Howard Schultz’s 2020 Bid, a Facebook-WhatsApp Merger & Peace Talks in Afghanistan | The Daily Show

There are now only 644 days until the 2020 presidential election. And I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve already set my DVR. Yeah. I even added an extra five minutes in case it goes long. And this race was going to be pretty simple, right? It was gonna be the best Democrat running […]

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Polarized Media: Consuming News from Inside Your Bubble: The Daily Show

But let’s get straight into it. The presidential election, with just two weeks left– it looks like the gloves are finally coming off. Vice President Joe Biden campaigning for Hillary Clinton in Wilkes-Barre, and here’s what he said about Donald Trump. The press always asks me, don’t I wish I were debating him. No. I […]

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