Topic: The Daily Show

Esquire Brings Back Satirical Magazine SPY to Make You Laugh, Not Cry, Over the Election

Online publication will run for 4 weeks

Does this election feel different to you? Newspapers are trying to get ahead of this intense cycle with early endorsements. Presidential campaigns are embracing #TBT photos. Not to mention the kinds…

Custom Spots for Honda Help Promote Comedy Central's Late-Night Comedy Crossover

3 programs merge for one night only

Two of Comedy Central's late-night correspondents, Jordan Klepper and Mike Yard, have found a new use for Honda's 2016 Civic: drag racing, at least until the network's legal department wisely…

How Arby's Turned Its Brand Around After Years With an Identity Crisis

CMO Rob Lynch got the chain back in the conversation

Arby's brand president and marketing boss Rob Lynch realized shortly after joining the fast-food chain famous for those stacked-to-the-ceiling roast beef sandwiches that he had his work cut out for…

Jon Stewart Picks His Post-Daily Show Landing Spot: HBO

4-year deal begins with short-form digital content

After spending 16 years at Comedy Central as host of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart has found a new network to call home: HBO. The comedian signed a four-year deal with…

How Trevor Noah Is Making The Daily Show His Own, Without Changing It Completely

Late night’s only millennial host opens up about his first month

On Sept. 28, the final piece of the recast late-night lineup clicked into place with the debut of The Daily Show With Trevor Noah. Replacing an icon like Jon Stewart…

In Just 9 Months, Comedy Central Reshaped Late Night and Kept Advertisers Happy

Network rebounded after losing Stewart and Colbert

Not so long ago, Comedy Central's late-night lineup consisted of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report. What a difference a year makes. "If you had told…

Infographic: How the Late-Night Host Shuffle Has Changed the Price of Ads

Buyers place their bets on Fallon and Colbert

Networks and advertisers typically spend every fall focused on the new prime-time lineups. Not this year. All eyes are on late night, and with good reason. "Outside of sports, it's…

Here's How The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Will Shake Up Late-Night Advertising

Comedy Central's longtime ad reign is over

When it comes to late-night dominance among advertisers, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert were the clear winners in recent years. But starting next week, it will likely all come down…

In a Year of Poignant TV Farewells, Jon Stewart's Topped Them All

Fond goodbyes from his peers, protégés and punching bags

This past year has felt like an extended period of mourning for TV lovers, as one iconic legend or program after another has bowed out. David Letterman, Stephen Colbert (and…

Here's the Incredible Social Buzz Arby's Has Created Around Jon Stewart's Departure

7,926 tweets about chain within 13 hours of Daily Show ad

Sometimes it pays to laugh at yourself. Last night, Arby's thanked Daily Show host Jon Stewart for all the mockery at its expense over the years with a 60-second spot during…