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Trevor Noah Didn’t Hide His Laughter While Reflecting Upon How Far Rudy Giuliani Has Fallen After Being Dubbed ‘America’s Mayor’ On 9/11

The Daily Show returned on Monday night, and right out of the gate, host Trevor Noah went to town on Rudy Giuliani’s bizarre speech at a 9/11 memorial event where the disgraced Trump attorney launched into a gooffy aside about Prince Andrew. Noah personally found the speech captivating because it showed how much things have […]

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Trevor Noah Trolled MAGA Insurrectionists With A Full-Page Ad For A Fake Law Firm

The Daily Show isn’t currently airing new episodes, but that doesn’t mean Trevor Noah can’t troll the far right while he’s enjoying his time away from the at-home studio. The host of Comedy Central’s political programming put a real ad in real newspapers for a very fake law firm hoping hapless insurrectionists give him a […]

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Comedy Central Expands The Daily Show With Trevor Noah Podcast, Launches New Series Hosted by Roy Wood Jr.

(L-R) Cover art for the new The Daily Show with Trevor Noah podcast series, Beyond the Scenes; Roy Wood Jr. at the 26th Annual Critics Choice Awards on March 07, 2021.Photo: Courtesy of Comedy Central/ Getty Images for the Critics Choice Association (Getty Images) Comedian and TV correspondent for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, […]

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Trevor Noah Dove Deep Into How Spotify Treats Non-Major Artists On ‘The Daily Show’

For years now, streaming services like Spotify have faced criticism about how much they pay the artists whose music they depend on. It’s a nuanced situation, so on The Daily Show last night, Trevor Noah broke it down and spoke about how hard it is on make money on Spotify as a non-major artist. After […]

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Rita Moreno Enters the In the Heights Colorism Chat, Says ‘Can’t You Just Wait a While and Leave It Alone?’

Screenshot: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (YouTube) Let’s get this out of the way up front: Rita Moreno is a national treasure and legend of stage and screen who has been delighting and inspiring audiences for over 70 of her 89 years on Earth. She has earned her accolades and deserves her flowers. That […]

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Black Creativity Abounds in These Latest Project Announcements From Issa Rae, Kenya Barris, John Legend and Sanaa Lathan

(L-R) Issa Rae, Kenya Barris, John Legend, Sanaa Lathan.Photo: Jamie McCarthy for Michael Kors/Jon Kopaloff/Arturo Holmes for Tribeca Festival/ Emma McIntyre (Getty Images) Look, whoever said I have the same 24 hours as Issa Rae lied. I don’t. And chances are, you probably don’t either. You wanna know how I know? It’s because despite the […]

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Trevor Noah Can Barely Stand To See Noted Zoom Wanker Jeffrey Toobin On His TV Again

Jeffrey Toobin is back, baby! And Trevor Noah just can’t look. But as his job sort of requires it, The Daily Show host steeled himself and watched through his fingers as Toobin made his triumphant return to CNN on Thursday, where he sat down to chat about recent legal news with CNN Newsroom co-host Alisyn […]

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VSB Co-Founder Damon Young Wins the Thurber Prize for American Humor

Photo: Thurber Prize/Sarah ‘Huny’ Young, courtesy of Damon Young It’s Lit!It’s Lit!Where all things literary live at The Root Once you’ve been a part of The Root family, we will forever claim you (because Black excellence deserves Black pride). So, despite his recent departure from the daily grind of our beloved news and opinion site, […]

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