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  1. Watch Jimmy Fallon Play Donald Trump: Problem-Solving With Giant Walls, Nabbing Cecil the Lion

    6:39 am PDT 08/04/2015
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    "The media loves me, they try to act like they don't but they do," Fallon as Trump explained. "They keep coming back for more. They're like Chris Christie at a Golden Corral buffet." READ MORE

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  2. Hollywood May Welcome a Joe Biden Candidacy, But Fundraisers Back Hillary Clinton

    6:08 pm PDT 08/03/2015
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    Some politicos in the industry say they still want "a real field" of presidential candidates to choose from. READ MORE

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  3. Watch John Oliver Sing for Washington D.C.'s Statehood on 'Last Week Tonight'

    6:27 am PDT 08/03/2015
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    "And if you're totally convinced that there should be just fifty states, well then let's all kick out Florida 'cause no one thinks they're great." READ MORE

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  4. 'Grease' Director Objects to His Image Being Used to Promote Hollywood Pedophile Movie

    7:11 pm PDT 07/31/2015
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    'An Open Secret' shows Randal Kleiser briefly, and the movie's producer says he has no intention of removing him from the trailer. READ MORE

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  5. Hollywood Gives $4.5 Million to Pro-Hillary Clinton Super PAC

    3:54 pm PDT 07/31/2015
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    Haim Saban, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Steven Spielberg and J.J. Abrams are among the top donors to Priorities USA. READ MORE

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  6. Jon Stewart Defends White House Visits: Obama Wanted to Know Why I'm "Such an Asshole"

    11:53 pm PDT 07/29/2015
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    The 'Daily Show' host also revealed that he secretly met with Fox News President Roger Ailes in 2010. READ MORE

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  7. Jon Stewart Jokes About White House Meetings in 'Nightly Show' Appearance

    1:16 pm PDT 07/29/2015
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    Sipping a beer, the "Senior Don't Give a Shit Anymore Correspondent" told Larry Wilmore that President Obama invited him there to "hang out, eat nachos [and] watch 'King Ralph.' " READ MORE

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  8. Morgan Freeman, Jack Black Urge Iran Deal Support in Bizarre Comedy Video

    11:29 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    In a star-studded video also featuring Queen Noor of Jordan, actor Farshad Farahat adds "we'd be dead" without the deal limiting Iran's nuclear capabilities. READ MORE

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  9. Jon Stewart Analyzes Mike Huckabee's Iran Deal Comments Without Saying a Word

    7:53 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    "We never had the balls to try that...I've been working way too hard," Stewart said of the segment later in the show. READ MORE

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  10. Obama, "Hollywood Jews" Targeted by Posters in L.A. at Anti-Iran Deal Rally

    11:43 am PDT 07/26/2015
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    Street artist Sabo tells THR that the event's organizers asked him to remove the incendiary signs, but he refused. READ MORE

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  11. Jackie Mason Is Rare Entertainer Defending Donald Trump

    3:33 pm PDT 07/24/2015
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    His opponents are trying to figure out a way to "get rid of the guy," says the legendary comic. "It’s going to reach the point that, pretty soon, sooner or later, one guy is going to take a gun and shoot him.” READ MORE

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  12. Jon Stewart Sings Trump 'Grease' Cover, Says Run "Like Eating Ice Cream on a Roller Coaster Made of Blow Jobs"

    7:45 am PDT 07/24/2015
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    "Donald Trump is the candidate version of the hot dog crust pizza: you don't want it, you never ordered it, you can't believe someone came up with it, but now it's all you want to eat!" READ MORE

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  13. Donald Trump Says 'Daily Show' "Begging" Him to Appear on Jon Stewart's Final Episode

    12:44 pm PDT 07/23/2015
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    Stewart has delighted in covering Trump's presidential run, regularly mocking the real estate mogul's comments. READ MORE

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  14. Funny or Die Mocks Donald Trump's John McCain Comments, Calls Him a "Prisoner of Wharton"

    5:43 am PDT 07/23/2015
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    "Instead of being free to fight for his nation, Trump was forced to stay on his college campus and slog through the swampy minefields of hotel/resort management," a voiceover in the video says, mocking the real estate mogul's lack of service in Vietnam. READ MORE

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  15. Fox News' Roger Ailes Responds to Rupert Murdoch-Donald Trump Flap

    5:00 am PDT 07/23/2015
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    "My relationship with Rupert has never been better — I talked to him three times today, and none of the conversations involved Donald Trump or The New York Times," Ailes tells THR of the media coverage highlighting a feud between his boss and the Republican presidential contender. READ MORE

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  16. Jon Stewart on Donald Trump Success: People Love "Spectacular Manmade Disasters"

    3:28 am PDT 07/23/2015
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    "Much like incessant masturbation, eventually you feel a deep sense of shame," Stewart said of constantly covering the presidential candidate. READ MORE

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  17. How Did Donald Trump Get a $110K SAG Pension?

    4:22 pm PDT 07/22/2015
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    His most visible TV work has been as host on 'The Apprentice' and 'The Celebrity Apprentice.' READ MORE

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  18. Obama to Jon Stewart: "I Can't Believe You’re Leaving Before Me"

    1:47 pm PDT 07/21/2015
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    "I am sure the Republicans are enjoying [Donald] Trump's current dominance in their primary," the president joked in his final 'Daily Show' interview. READ MORE

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  19. Donald Trump Orders Flags on U.S. Properties Flown at Half-Staff to Honor Chattanooga Victims

    9:57 am PDT 07/21/2015
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    The Republican presidential candidate has been under fire for mocking Sen. John McCain's reputation as a war hero for his service in Vietnam. READ MORE

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  20. Jon Stewart Slams Donald Trump's John McCain Comments: "Projectile Vomit of Dickishness"

    5:18 am PDT 07/21/2015
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    "What the f— is wrong with him?" the 'Daily Show' host asked about the rabble-rousing presidential candidate. READ MORE

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