Segments: - - Guest: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman talks about his new movie Doubt.
- Blagojevich mispronunciations and multiple corruption charges including shaking down a children's hospital - Jason Jones reviews old interview footage he did with Blagojevich - John Oliver talks with Rob Riggle who will be leaving the show about his uniquely physical interview Guest:
Comedian Don Rickles talks about his new book Rickles' Letters.
- Illinois Governor arrested - Newspapers on the brink of bankruptcy due to the internet
Former Republican presidential contender Mike Huckabee talks about his run for the presidency in his new book Do the Right Thing: Inside the Movement That's Bringing Common Sense Back to America.
Segments: - Canadian Prime Minister dissolves Canada's Parliament - Unemployment rates up and our two President's are on the case Guest: U.S. military intelligence officer Matthew Alexander talks about his new book How to Break a Terrorist: The U.S. InterrogatorsWho Used Brains, Not Brutality, to Take Down the Deadliest Man in Iraqmoreless
Segments: - A cross decorated with Christmas lights reminiscent of a good ole fashioned cross burning - Big Three automakers fly together to D.C. to ask for money - Dr. Aasif Mandvi files a report about the disease called liberalism Guests: Director Ron Howard talks about his new movie Frost/Nixon
Segments: - Indiana chapter of Planned Parenthood gift certificates - Bush's first exit interview with Charlie Gibson - John Hodgman talks about Bush's lame duck presidency Guests:
Political blogger and author of The Huffington Post Complete Guide to Blogging, Arianna Huffington.
Segments: - Obama's new cabinet members built of rivals - Rob Riggle reports on the new Obama members - Georgia runoff election with the Republican contender fondling his grandaughter Guests: Poet Calvin Trillin talks about his new book Deciding the Next Decider: The 2008 Presidential Race in Rhyme.
- Black Friday deaths
- Mumbai terrorist act with John Oliver reporting
- New York Giants wide receiver shoots himself in the leg
- MSNBC is bizarro FOX News
Actress Anne Hathaway promotes her new movie Rachel Getting Married
Segments: - Iraq surrenders by making a timetable for when US troops have to leave - Auto industry on the verge of bankruptcy - Pirate attacks Guest:
Author of I Am Not a Cop! Richard Belzer
Segments: - Cheney and Gonzalez Indictment in a segment called "You Don't Know Dick" - Lieberman's betrayal forgiven and Stevens conviction - Lewis Black jabs at Obama merchandise Guest:
Newsweek editor Jon Meacham
Tonight, actor Aaron Eckhart discusses his role in The Dark Knight.
Former President Bill Clinton stops by the show tonight to discuss the current election.
Jon talks to former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.
Charlize Theron talks about her new movie Battle In Seattle.
Ricky Gervais talks about his new film, Ghost Town.
Jon Stewart discusses the importance of blinking. Sarah Palin will talk to the press as soon as they stop asking her questions. Jason Jones is the only correspondent in the news team with his own spin-off. Washington Post reporter Barton Gellman discusses his book Angler about Dick Cheney's time as the vice-president.moreless
Former presidential contender Mike Huckabee voices in on the current election.
The Daily Show News Team evaluates the Republican Convention, targeting the locale, speeches, and news coverage, especially The O'Reilly Factor. Newt Gingrich is the guest and faces difficult questions on whether Palin is qualified and ready for the vice presidential slot.