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Daily Show : The Book: An Oral History (Hardcover) (Chris Smith)
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For sixteen years (1999-2015), The Daily Show was a game-changer in television, blurring the line between opinionated news reportage and comedy. It launched careers, lampooned legions of public figures and garnered 18 Emmys. Now the fascinating behind-the-scenes antics, controversies and relationships will be chronicled by legendary host Jon Stewart and the players themselves. Starting with the inception of the show and Craig Kilburn's turn as host, this history will cover the groundbreaking election coverage, Jon's famous monologue in the wake of 9/11, conflicts between correspondents,The O'Reilly Factor, the war with CNN and every satirical moment inbetween, including all the legendary cast members Samantha Bee, Stephen Colbert, Lewis Black, Jon Hodgeman, Steve Carrell, John Oliver and a foreword from Jon Stewart.
Number of Pages: 304
Genre: Performing Arts
Publisher: Grand Central Pub
Author: Chris Smith
Street Date: November 22, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-9250
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