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The Daily Show

The Daily Show

Air date - Tue 4th of January 2005

Star of "Sideways", Paul Giamatti! Paul Giamatti talks about what it's like to appear in an intelligent, well-acted film.

Air date - Wed 5th of January 2005

Actor Don Cheadle talks about his role in the film "Hotel Rwanda".

Air date - Thu 6th of January 2005

Author Howard Zinn!

Air date - Mon 10th of January 2005

Author John Grisham!

Air date - Tue 11th of January 2005

Actor Samuel L. Jackson talks about his new film and the many other films he's made this year.

Air date - Wed 12th of January 2005

Actor Dennis Quaid! Plus, Lewis' "Back In Black"!

Air date - Thu 13th of January 2005

Actress Annette Benning!

Air date - Mon 17th of January 2005

ABC Reporter, Brian Ross!

Air date - Tue 18th of January 2005

Author of "God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It", Jim Wallis!

Air date - Wed 19th of January 2005

Author Michael Beschloss!

Air date - Thu 20th of January 2005

Senator Joe Lieberman! Democratic Senator Joe Lieberman talks about his secret to getting along with the Republican party.

Air date - Mon 24th of January 2005

Author of "America's Right Turn: How Conservatives Used New and Alternative Media to Take Power", Richard Viguerie!

Air date - Tue 25th of January 2005

Author of "Chain of Command: The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib", Seymour Hersh!

Air date - Wed 26th of January 2005

Actor John Leguizamo! John Leguizamo talks about Sundance, skiing, and being named a sexy hombre.

Air date - Thu 27th of January 2005

Former head of the EPA, Christine Todd Whitman! Christine Todd Whitman talks about her new book "It's My Party Too."

Air date - Mon 31st of January 2005

Author of "The Future of Freedom", Fareed Zakaria!

Air date - Tue 1st of February 2005

Judge on "American Idol", Paula Abdul!

Air date - Wed 2nd of February 2005

Host of "Anderson Cooper 360", Anderson Cooper!

Air date - Thu 3rd of February 2005

Author, Joe Klein!

Air date - Mon 14th of February 2005

Author Redmond O'Hanlon!

Air date - Tue 15th of February 2005

Member of "Monty Python", Eric Idle!

Air date - Wed 16th of February 2005

Actor Alan Cumming! Alan Cumming talks to Jon about the myriad double entendres that can be derived from his name. Plus, Lewis' "Back In Black"!

Air date - Thu 17th of February 2005

Air date - Tue 22nd of February 2005

Star of "Constantine", Rachel Weisz!

Air date - Wed 23rd of February 2005

Host of "Peter Jennings Reporting: UFOs - Seeing Is Believing", Peter Jennings!

Air date - Thu 24th of February 2005

Star of "Cursed", Christina Ricci! Plus, Lewis' "Back In Black"!

Air date - Mon 28th of February 2005

Senator Ben Nelson! Nebraska Senator Ben Nelson talks to Jon about the joys of being nicknamed by George W.

Air date - Tue 1st of March 2005

Author of "The Superpower Myth: The Use and Misuse of American Might", Nancy Soderberg!

Air date - Wed 2nd of March 2005

Star of "Be Cool", The Rock! The Rock discusses transitioning from the art of beating people up to film.

Air date - Thu 3rd of March 2005

Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer discusses whether the press corps is obsolete.

Air date - Mon 7th of March 2005

Author of "Denial and Deception: An Insider's View of the CIA from Iran-Contra to 9/11", Melissa Boyle Mahle!

Air date - Tue 8th of March 2005

Jon helps NBC News Anchor Brian Williams tell the difference between the Daily Show and his news.

Air date - Wed 9th of March 2005

Actor Bruce Willis talks about his new movie, "Hostage".

Air date - Thu 10th of March 2005

Economist Paul Krugman talks about his new book and the potential collapse of the New Deal.

Air date - Mon 14th of March 2005

Princeton philosophy professor Harry Frankfurt talks about his book "On Bullshit".

Air date - Tue 15th of March 2005

Author Tom Fenton explains why the news business is at an all-time low.

Air date - Wed 16th of March 2005

Guest star is the Reverend Al Green. The Reverend Al sings to Jon and analyzes the power of his own voice.

Air date - Thu 17th of March 2005

Craid Ferguson, the host of the Late Late Show, guest stars. Craig Ferguson tends to classify himself only with puppets.

Air date - Mon 21st of March 2005

Actress Sandra Bullock guest stars. Sandra Bullock discusses the sexy power of shooting an automatic weapon.

Air date - Tue 22nd of March 2005

Star of "The Interpreter," Catherine Keener. Plus, Lewis "Back In" Black.

Air date - Wed 23rd of March 2005

Steve Carell, who has been off the show for more than a year, working on other shows, made a cameo in a bit on the show.

Air date - Thu 24th of March 2005

Member of "Wu-Tang", The RZA!

Air date - Mon 4th of April 2005

Steve Carell made a cameo in a bit on the show, as Produce Pete. This is Steve's second appearance in the past few days, after being away for more than a year.

Air date - Tue 5th of April 2005

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman talks about his new book, "The World is Flat."

Air date - Wed 6th of April 2005

Star of "Sahara", Matthew McConaughey.

Air date - Thu 7th of April 2005

Actress Drew Barrymore guest stars. Drew Barrymore talks about bum rushing the Red Sox.

Air date - Mon 11th of April 2005

Author of "The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy", Byron York! Plus, Colbert reports on "Tattoo Discrimination."

Air date - Tue 12th of April 2005

Author of "One Soldier's Story: A Memoir," Senator Bob Dole! Plus, Lewis "Back In" Black.

Air date - Wed 13th of April 2005

Author of "Independent Nation," John P. Avlon! Plus, Ed Helms reports on "Promoting the US."

Air date - Thu 14th of April 2005

Star of "Trust the Man," David Duchovny! Plus, Samantha Bee reports on "Casting a Town Hall Meeting."

Air date - Mon 18th of April 2005

Robert Reich discusses his book, "Reason: Why Liberals Will Win the Battle for America." Plus, Stephen Colbert in "This Week in God".

Air date - Tue 19th of April 2005

Author of "Assassination Vacation," Sarah Vowell!

Air date - Wed 20th of April 2005

Host of CNBC's "Dennis Miller," Dennis Miller! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "Dormaid."

Air date - Thu 21st of April 2005

Author of "No god but God," Reza Aslan! Plus, "International Pamphlet."

Air date - Mon 25th of April 2005

Author of "Speaking Freely", Floyd Abrams! Plus, Ed Helms reports on "Tax Shelter."

Air date - Tue 26th of April 2005

Star of "XXX: State of the Union," Ice Cube! Plus, Samantha Bee reports on "Weyco, Inc."

Air date - Wed 27th of April 2005

Author of "One Nation Under Therapy," Christina Hoff Somers! Plus, "International Pamphlet."

Air date - Thu 28th of April 2005

Author of "Freakonomics," Steve Levitt!

Air date - Mon 2nd of May 2005

Author of "A Deficit Of Decency," and US Senator from Georgia, Zell Miller.

Air date - Tue 3rd of May 2005

CNN International Correspondent, Christiane Amanpour! Plus, Stephen Colbert reports on the "Rick James Sign."

Air date - Wed 4th of May 2005

Star of "Jiminy Glick in Lalawood," Martin Short! Plus, Jon investigates the use of web logs on television in "Blogisphere."

Air date - Thu 5th of May 2005

Former Secretary of Homeland Security, Tom Ridge! Plus, Bob Wiltfong reports on "Sexy Cheerleading Band."

Air date - Mon 9th of May 2005

Star of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?," Kathleen Turner!

Air date - Tue 10th of May 2005

Star of "Monster-in-Law," Wanda Sykes! Samantha Bee reports on "Heavy Betting." Plus, Jon investigates the use of web logs on television in "Blogisphere."

Air date - Wed 11th of May 2005

Star of "The Today Show", Al Roker. Plus, Lewis Black drops by with another segment of "Back In Black."

Air date - Thu 12th of May 2005

Comedian and actress Tracey Ullman.

Air date - Tue 31st of May 2005

Author of "Secrets of the Kingdom," Gerald Posner! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "The Price of a Gallon of Gas."

Air date - Wed 1st of June 2005

Runner-up of "American Idol," Bo Bice! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Thu 2nd of June 2005

Star of "Cinderella Man," Russell Crowe! Plus, Ed Helms reports on the "Man Saves Chicken Tale of Survival."

Air date - Mon 6th of June 2005

Author of "Never Call Retreat," Newt Gingrich! Plus, Stephen Colbert with "This Week in God".

Air date - Tue 7th of June 2005

Author of "Everything Bad Is Good for You," Steven Johnson! Plus, Ed Helms reports on the "Guns for Tots Revisited."

Air date - Wed 8th of June 2005

Former Secretary of State, Colin Powell! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Thu 9th of June 2005

Co-Anchor of "The Today Show," Matt Lauer! Plus, Samantha Bee reports on "Wal-Mart Union."

Air date - Mon 13th of June 2005

Author of "Squandered Victory : The American Occupation and the Bungled Effort to Bring Democracy to Iraq", Larry Diamond! Plus the latest headlines!

Air date - Tue 14th of June 2005

Star of "Bewitched," Will Ferrell!

Air date - Wed 15th of June 2005

Author of "Inheriting Syria," Flynt Leverett! Plus, Ed Helms reports on the "Speedo Ban."

Air date - Thu 16th of June 2005

Author of "Countdown to Crisis," Kenneth Timmerman!

Air date - Mon 20th of June 2005

Musician, Ringo Starr! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "Visiting America."

Air date - Tue 21st of June 2005

Musician, Dwight Yoakam! Dwight was on promoting his new CD, "Blame The Vain". Plus, Lewis' "Back In Black" and the latest headlines!

Air date - Wed 22nd of June 2005

Journalist, Bill Moyers! Plus, Samantha Bee reports on "Bullying."

Air date - Thu 23rd of June 2005

Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, Howard Dean! Plus, Stephen Colbert reports on "Republican Party Chairmen."

Air date - Mon 27th of June 2005

Hanna Rosin! Plus, Jon discusses the President's current agenda.

Air date - Tue 28th of June 2005

Executive Producer of "30 Days," Morgan Spurlock! Plus, Lewis' "Back In Black."

Air date - Mon 11th of July 2005

Author of "God vs. the Gavel," Marci Hamilton! Plus, Ed Helms reports on "The Fountain of Youth."

Air date - Tue 12th of July 2005

Author of "Spanking the Donkey," Matt Taibbi! Plus, "Wide World Quasi Sports."

Air date - Wed 13th of July 2005

Author of "100 People Who Are Screwing Up America," Bernard Goldberg! Plus Stephen Colbert reports on Network Storm Tracker Coverage.

Air date - Thu 14th of July 2005

Newsweek editor, Michael Isikoff! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "Harry Potter Book Security."

Air date - Mon 18th of July 2005

Washington Post editors, Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein!

Air date - Tue 19th of July 2005

Star of "Bad News Bears," Billy Bob Thornton! Plus Lewis "Back In" Black.

Air date - Wed 20th of July 2005

Co-Host of "Ring of Fire," Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.! Plus, Rob Corddry and Ed Helms report on the President's Supreme Court nominee.

Air date - Thu 21st of July 2005

Editor of Newsweek International, Fareed Zakaria! Plus, Samantha Bee reports on "Schwarzenegger Pothole."

Air date - Mon 25th of July 2005

Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on Lance Armstrong's recent win of the Tour de France.

Air date - Tue 26th of July 2005

Star of "Must Love Dogs," Diane Lane! Samantha Bee reports on "Gay Nascar. Plus, Lewis Black is back for another "Back In Black" segment.

Air date - Wed 27th of July 2005

Host of "On the Record," Bob Costas! Plus, Jon Stewart reports on the news that Eliot Spitzer, New York State Attorney General, has brought a suit against the music industry regarding Payola - the illegal practice of record companies paying radio stations and disc jockeys to play particular songs.

Air date - Thu 28th of July 2005

Star of "Happy Endings," Maggie Gyllenhaal! Plus, Stephen Colbert with "This Week in God".

Air date - Tue 2nd of August 2005

Senator Joe Biden, D-Delaware!

Air date - Wed 3rd of August 2005

Author of "The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell," John Crawford! Plus, the latest headlines.

Air date - Thu 4th of August 2005

Anchor of CNN's "American Morning," Miles O'Brien! Plus, Stephen Colbert reports on "Cooter."

Air date - Mon 8th of August 2005

Star of "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Paul Rudd! Plus, the first installment of "Indecision 2008."

Air date - Tue 9th of August 2005

Star of "The Skeleton Key", Kate Hudson. Plus, Rob Corddry reports on Ethanol.

Air date - Wed 10th of August 2005

Journalist, John Hockenberry! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Thu 11th of August 2005

Star of "Four Brothers," Andre Benjamin! Plus, Stephen Colbert reports on "This Week in God".

Air date - Mon 15th of August 2005

Star of "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Steve Carell! Plus, the latest headlines.

Air date - Tue 16th of August 2005

Investigative journalist, Seymour Hersh! Plus, Ed Helms visits the Bassmaster Classic Tournament in Pittsburgh to meet the sport's most controversial figure in "Punk Bass Fisherman."

Air date - Wed 17th of August 2005

Author of "Until I Find You," John Irving! Plus, Ed Helms reports on "So You Want to be a Supreme Court Judge?"

Air date - Thu 18th of August 2005

Author of "My Father The Spy," John H. Richardson! Plus, Lewis "Back In" Black!

Air date - Mon 22nd of August 2005

Host of "FOX News Sunday," Chris Wallace! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Tue 23rd of August 2005

Star of "The Constant Gardener," Rachel Weisz! Plus, Stephen Colbert reports on "This Week in God."

Air date - Wed 24th of August 2005

Senator Trent Lott of Mississippi talks about his new book: "Herding Cats, A Life in Politics". Plus, Samantha Bee investigates "Ousted Councilmen."

Air date - Thu 25th of August 2005

Author of "Thomas Jefferson : Author of America," Christopher Hitchens! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Tue 6th of September 2005

Author of "False Alarm," Dr. Marc Siegel! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Wed 7th of September 2005

Star of "The Man," Samuel L. Jackson! Plus, the latest headlines!

Air date - Thu 8th of September 2005

Host/Anchor of "NBC Nightly News", Brian Williams!

Air date - Mon 12th of September 2005

Author of "The Republican War on Science"," Chris Mooney! Plus, Ed Helms takes us on an "Evolution Heritage Tour" in Dayton, TN. This is Day 1 of "Evolution Schmevolution: A Daily Show Special Report".

Air date - Tue 13th of September 2005

Author of "A Man without a Country ", Kurt Vonnegut! Plus, Ed Helms takes us on an "Evolution Heritage Tour" at the Bronx Zoo. This is Day 2 of "Evolution Schmevolution: A Daily Show Special Report".

Air date - Wed 14th of September 2005

Guest Panel! Plus, Ed Helms takes us on an "Evolution Heritage Tour" at a Creationist gift shop. This is Day 3 of "Evolution Schmevolution: A Daily Show Special Report".

Air date - Thu 15th of September 2005

Star of "Proof", actress, Gwyneth Paltrow! This is Day 4 of Evolution Schmevolution: A Daily Show Special Report.

Air date - Tue 20th of September 2005

Author of "Never Have Your Dog Stuffed," Alan Alda! Plus, new correspondent Dan Bakkedahl reports on "Bumvertising."

Air date - Wed 21st of September 2005

Star of "The Office", Ricky Gervais! Plus, Jon takes a relatively closer look at the history of the White House press secretary.

Air date - Thu 22nd of September 2005

Star of "Good Night, and Good Luck", George Clooney! Plus the latest headlines.

Air date - Mon 26th of September 2005

Director, at the National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Dr. Irwin Redlener. Plus, Stephen Colbert in "This Week in God".

Air date - Tue 27th of September 2005

Star of "A History of Violence", Viggo Mortensen!

Air date - Wed 28th of September 2005

Star of "Curb Your Enthusiasm", Jeff Garlin!

Air date - Thu 29th of September 2005

Senator of New York, Senator Charles Schumer!

Air date - Mon 3rd of October 2005

Author of "Don't Get Too Comfortable", David Rakoff! Plus, Lewis Black with "Back in Black!"

Air date - Tue 4th of October 2005

Star of "In Her Shoes", Cameron Diaz! Plus, Nate Corddry reports on the "U.S.S. Iowa."

Air date - Wed 5th of October 2005

Former Democratic Senator, John Edwards!

Air date - Thu 6th of October 2005

Star of "Capote," Philip Seymour Hoffman! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "Girls Gone Wild for Kartrina Relief Aid."

Air date - Mon 17th of October 2005

Country singer, Dolly Parton!

Air date - Tue 18th of October 2005

Host of "The O'Reilly Factor", Bill O'Reilly! Plus, Lewis Black with "Back in Black."

Air date - Wed 19th of October 2005

Author of "My FBI", Louis Freeh! Plus, Rob Corddry with "This Week in God".

Air date - Thu 20th of October 2005

Star of Doom, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson!

Air date - Mon 24th of October 2005

Managing editor of "The Weekly Standard", Bill Kristol! Plus, Lewis Black with "Back in Black".

Air date - Tue 25th of October 2005

Author of "The Truth (with jokes)", Al Franken!

Air date - Wed 26th of October 2005

Author of "Team of Rivals", Doris Kearns Goodwin!

Air date - Thu 27th of October 2005

Author of "One Woman's Army", Janis Karpinski!

Air date - Mon 31st of October 2005

Host of "Weekends at the D.L.", D.L. Hughley!

Air date - Tue 1st of November 2005

California Senator, Barbara Boxer!

Air date - Wed 2nd of November 2005

Author of Between You and Me: A Memoir, Mike Wallace! Plus, Rob Corddry reports on "The Price of a Gallon of Gas."

Air date - Thu 3rd of November 2005

The former independent counsel who investigated the Monica Lewinsky case and Whitewater during the Clinton years, Robert Ray!

Air date - Mon 7th of November 2005

Democratic Senator from Illinois, Barak Obama!

Air date - Tue 8th of November 2005

Republican Senator from Arizona, John McCain!

Air date - Wed 9th of November 2005

Star of "Pride & Prejudice," Keira Knightley! Plus Rob Corddry on "You Paid For It ... With Your Money," and Lewis Black with "Back in Black."

Air date - Thu 10th of November 2005

Author of "The Shroud of the Thwacker", Chris Elliott! Plus "This Week in God" with Rob Corddry!

Air date - Mon 14th of November 2005

Star of "Martha" and "The Apprentice: Martha Stewart", Martha Stewart!

Air date - Tue 15th of November 2005

Star of "Rent", Rosario Dawson! Plus, Lewis Black with "Back in Black."

Air date - Wed 16th of November 2005

Author of "The Areas of My Expertise", John Hodgman!

Air date - Thu 17th of November 2005

Author of "The Scorpion's Gate", Richard Clarke!

Air date - Mon 28th of November 2005

Star of "King Kong", Adrien Brody!

Air date - Tue 29th of November 2005

Author of "John Paul the Great: Remembering a Spiritual Father", Peggy Noonan!

Air date - Wed 30th of November 2005

California Congresswoman, Nancy Pelosi!

Air date - Thu 1st of December 2005

The White Stripes perform!

Air date - Mon 5th of December 2005

Author of "Our Endangered Values: America's Moral Crisis", former President Jimmy Carter!

Air date - Tue 6th of December 2005

Star of "Memoirs of a Geisha", Michelle Yeoh!

Air date - Wed 7th of December 2005

Author and historian, David McCullough!

Air date - Thu 8th of December 2005

Editor of "The New Yorker", Ken Auletta!

Air date - Tue 13th of December 2005

Radio talk show host, Howard Stern!

Air date - Wed 14th of December 2005

Former anchor of "NBC Nightly News", Tom Brokaw!

Air date - Thu 15th of December 2005

Star of "The Family Stone", Sarah Jessica Parker!