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  1. 'Daily Show': John Oliver Makes Hilarious Debut as Host (Video)

    6:54 am 6/11/2013

    The temporary Jon Stewart replacement gets through his first day without a hitch, but acknowledges having an "anxiety dream" about interviewing Jaden Smith.Read more

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  2. 'Daily Show': John Oliver Gives Jon Stewart Unceremonious Sendoff (Video)

    11:37 pm 6/6/2013

    The guest host hijacks his boss' moment of zen ahead of Stewart's eight-week hiatus from the Comedy Central show.Read more

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  3. Guest Host John Oliver Will Try Not to Destroy 'The Daily Show' (Q&A)

    5:00 am 5/31/2013

    The self-deprecating British comedian, who fills in for Jon Stewart beginning June 10, talks about his disdain for cable news, contempt for American politics and suffering on the stand-up circuit. Read more

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  4. 'Inside Amy Schumer' Renewed for Season 2 at Comedy Central

    6:29 pm 5/27/2013

    The comedian announced the news Monday via Twitter.Read more

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  5. Jon Stewart Slams Department of Justice for Jailing Potheads, Not Wall Street (Video)

    6:57 am 5/24/2013

    The "Daily Show" host wonders: "What are they, too big to jail?"Read more

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  6. Hannibal Buress Inks Big Comedy Central Deal (Exclusive)

    7:00 am 5/22/2013

    The wide-ranging pact includes a pilot commitment, a recurring role on upcoming scripted comedy "Broad City," a one-hour stand-up special and a nationwide tour.Read more

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  7. TV Ratings: Comedy Central's 'Inside Amy Schumer' Gets a Strong Start

    2:35 pm 5/1/2013

    The female-fronted combination of standup and sketch comedy tops the network's 2013 premieres and bests all non-sports programming in the network's targeted male demos.Read more

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  8. Comedy Central's Kent Alterman on Leno, Rape Jokes and a Jon Stewart-Free 'Daily Show' (Q&A)

    11:00 am 5/1/2013

    The programming chief tells THR about Jon Stewart's upcoming hiatus -- "We're interested in him being fulfilled and happy here" -- and the downside of being politically correct. Read more

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  9. Chris Hardwick Tapped to Host Comedy Central Late Night Show

    10:35 am 4/30/2013

    The cable network is finally expanding past midnight, where it has long smelled opportunity but had concerns about financials.Read more

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  10. Inside Amy Schumer: TV Review

    7:49 am 4/30/2013

    The genuinely funny and stylish series uses stand-up and sketch comedy to lampoon contemporary love and sex.Read more

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