Mark Twain Prize

Bassem Youssef - Thanks for Nothing, Buddy

Clip: Season 2022 | 2m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Bassem Youssef recounts the support he received from Jon Stewart for launching the hugely popular "El-Bernameg," his version of "The Daily Show" in the Middle East.

Aired: 06/22/22

Rating: NR

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Celebrating Jon Stewart

2022 Mark Twain Prize

Celebrating Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart is considered one of America’s top social and comedic voices. Over his 16-year run as host and executive producer of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Stewart redefined political satire in American culture.

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