Jon Stewart: Put Up or Shut Up

October 28th, 2023 1:30 PM

“The Problem with Jon Stewart” never overcame the show’s biggest obstacle. Ratings.

Did Apple Sacrifice Jon Stewart to Appease Communist Chinese Gov’t?

October 24th, 2023 10:03 AM

Comedian Jon Stewart has finally found a topic that anti-free speech Apple can’t stomach.  


On CNN, Jon Stewart TRASHES GOP on CRT, Argues DEI Is a Weak 'Salve'

March 27th, 2023 10:54 AM

Does Jon Stewart ever really face a conservative interviewer? Someone who would challenge his lazy multi-millionaire leftist assumptions? Because on Sunday’s Fareed Zakaria GPS on CNN, the host gushed about “a rare conversation with the great Jon Stewart” that offered no pushback as Stewart uncorked on complaints about critical race theory as a “purposeful distortion field” from…


Economist Steve Hanke Takes Jon Stewart to School on Inflation Crisis

October 19th, 2022 12:55 PM

A Johns Hopkins University economist wasn’t having any of has-been comedian Jon Stewart’s gaslighting over the true source of America’s inflation crisis: a drastically inflated money supply.


Cabrera Slimes GOP, Wonders If Republicans Are ‘Anti-Veteran'

August 3rd, 2022 9:32 PM

What's the worst, most simplistic way to attack Senate Republicans? If you're a journalist at CNN, you suggest GOP members are “anti-veteran.” Discussing the new toxic exposure bipartisan bill traveling through the House and the Senate, on Tuesday’s CNN Newsroom with Ana Cabrera, the host interviewed liberal activist Jon Stewart. This new bill, according to…


Colbert Flips Off, Accuses GOP of Retribution on Veteran Health Care

August 2nd, 2022 10:25 AM

On Monday’s installment of The Late Show on CBS, host Stephen Colbert flipped off Republicans for voting against the PACT Act, alleging they oppose health care for veterans solely to get back at Democrats for Chuck Schumer and Joe Manchin coming to a climate agreement. Naturally, Colbert omitted other, less malicious explanations.


Jon Stewart: Your Organs Can Be Forcefully Harvested With Dobbs Ruling

July 5th, 2022 7:38 PM

The hysteria that has been boiling over since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade was joined by comedian Jon Stewart last Thursday, on his The Problem podcast. And as you can see from the headline, things reached a fever pitch. According to this amateur legal scholar and bioethicist, the ruling meant that the government would be allowed to forcefully have your organs…

Mark Twain Prize Honors Propagandist Stewart, Ignores Cancel Culture

April 30th, 2022 1:53 PM

Comedy’s grand gala turns into an embarrassing display of chutzpah. Imagine gathering the biggest names in comedy and leaving out an existential threat to creative freedom. The minds behind the Mark Twain Prize organized just such an effort Sunday to fete Jon Stewart for its latest honors.

WashPost Touts Jon Stewart, Our 'Moral Compass,' 'But What's Missing?

April 24th, 2022 8:52 AM

The Washington Post gushed all over Jon Stewart in the Sunday paper as "the country's moral compass during the Bush and Obama years," but something was missing: his recent rant against the media for ridiculously over-selling the Mueller probe.


Bezos-Owned WashPost Whines IRS ‘Needs More Money’ Day Before Tax Day

April 21st, 2022 11:30 AM

The newspaper owned by the second richest man in the world actually claimed that the Internal Revenue Service needs— wait for it — more money. The Washington Post Editorial Board published an extraordinarily tone-deaf piece the day before Tax Day 2022 headlined, “The IRS urgently needs more money and staff.”


Andrew Sullivan: I Was 'Ambushed' By 'Super-Woke' Jon Stewart

April 4th, 2022 4:14 PM

As NewsBusters documented a week ago, comedian Jon Stewart had joined the woke crusade in setting out to label ALL white people racist. And a key feature of his “The Problem With White People” episode was a disturbing three-on-one fight as columnist Andrew Sullivan was assailed by white leftist radicals accusing all white people of being just like the KKK. But in a Substack post on Friday,…


Jon Stewart: 'The Problem With White People,' All Like Klansmen

March 28th, 2022 5:10 PM

The week after releasing a more or less decent critique of the media’s “bulls***” and “jail-gasm” antics with the Mueller report in his The Problem With show, Jon Stewart squandered the goodwill. With the next episode dedicated to “The Problem With White People,” Stewart and radical leftist guests (all of whom were white) engaged in a type of self-flagellation to score virtue points…


Stewart BUSTS Media's 'Jail-Gasm' Over Mueller, Perverse Incentives

March 25th, 2022 6:27 PM

As NewsBusters previously reported, comedian Jon Stewart dedicated an entire episode of his Apple TV show, The Problem With Jon Stewart to how the media overplayed their hand with the Mueller report and filled their coverage with “bulls***,” and effectively turned it into a “noose-tightened, closed-walled, family-style jail-gasm.” But there was more to the show as he brought on media…


'We're F***ed!' Jon Stewart BLASTS Media 'Bulls**t' With Russia Probe

March 24th, 2022 9:01 PM

On March 17’s edition of The Problem With Jon Stewart, the comedian set his sights on the media as he spelled out how their outdated use of ratings coupled with perverse incentives were driving them into oblivion. And to make this point, Steward focused on how the media was addicted to the largest story of the Trump presidency: Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into the…