The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Season 13 Episode 68

Matt Taibbi

Aired Weekdays 11:00 PM May 27, 2008 on Comedy Central
out of 10
User Rating
7 votes

By Users

Write A Review

Episode Summary

Matt Taibbi
Tonight, journalist and author of Jon Stewart concludes the show with his interview of Matt Taibbi, author of The Great Derangement: A Terrifying True Story of War, Politics, and Religion at the Twilight of the AmericanEmpire.

Jon begins the show looking at President Bush's awesome overuse of the word awesome.

Next, the Clinton's once played the blame game against the vast right-wing conspiracy and now have begun to sing a different tune, blaming the left-wing conspiracy of the media for her losses in a segment entitled "The War on the Clintons: The Great Delegate, Superdelegate and Popular Vote Robbery". Senior Political Correspondent John Oliver reports from Puerto Rico on Hillary's vow to continue fighting no matter what.

Finally, Rob Riggle talks about his journey with the press pool following Barack Obama around the country in a segment called "The Spiels on the Bus".moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Matt Taibbi

Matt Taibbi


Guest Star

Rob Riggle

Rob Riggle


Recurring Role

John Oliver (II)

John Oliver (II)


Recurring Role

Episode Discussion

Join the discussion of this episode Episode Discussion

Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

See All Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions Trivia & Quotes
  • Wed, March 12, 2014 - Jason Bateman

    S 19 : Ep 77

    Aired 3/12/14

  • Tue, March 11, 2014 - Andrew Napolitano

    S 19 : Ep 76

    Aired 3/11/14

  • Mon, March 10, 2014 - Paul Taylor

    S 19 : Ep 75

    Aired 3/10/14

  • Thu, March 6, 2014 - Kimberly Marten

    S 19 : Ep 74

    Aired 3/6/14

Season 13 Episodes

See All
Ep 161
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Ep 160
Don Rickles
Ep 159
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Ep 158
Matthew Alexander
Ep 157
Ron Howard
Ep 156
Arianna Huffington
Ep 155
Calvin Trillin
Ep 154
Anne Hathaway
Ep 152
Richard Belzer
Ep 152
Jon Meacham
Ep 150
Denis Leary
Ep 149
Sir David Frost
Ep 148
Bill O'Reilly
Ep 147
T. Boone Pickens
Ep 146
Thomas Friedman
Ep 145
Paul Rudd
Ep 144
Chris Wallace
Ep 143
Indecision 2008 - Ameri...
Ep 142
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Ep 141
Bill Kristol
Ep 140
Barack Obama
Ep 139
Steve Martin
Ep 138
Campbell Brown
Ep 137
Jon Corzine
Ep 136
Tom Brokaw
Ep 135
Christopher Buckley