In entertaining and insightful examination of the Emmy-award winning American satirical news show, broadcast on Comedy Central in the US, and (in an edited edition) on More4 in the UK and CNN International around the world.* Includes discussion of both The Daily Show and its spin-off show, The Colbert Report* Showcases philosophers at their best, discussing truth, knowledge, reality and the American Way* Highlights the razor sharp critical skills of Jon Stewart and his colleagues* Faces tough and surprisingly funny questions about politics, religion, and power head on
|Title of host publication||The Daily Show And Philosophy|
|Subtitle of host publication||moments of zen in the art of fake news|
|Place of Publication||USA|
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - 2008|
Vanderheiden, S. (2008). America (The Book): Textbook Parody and Democratic Theory. In J. Holt (Ed.), The Daily Show And Philosophy: moments of zen in the art of fake news (16 ed., pp. 205-217). Blackwell.