‘Honest, critical, sane’: Jon Stewart’s welcome return to The Daily Show

‘Honest, critical, sane’: Jon Stewart’s welcome return to The Daily Show

The surprise once-a-week return of the ex-host, who left the late-night comedy show in 2015, showed a political satirist at the top of his fame When Comedy Central announced that Jon Stewart would return once a week to the Daily Show desk, left hostless for more than a year since Trevor Noah stepped down and heir apparent Hasan Minhaj became embroiled in fabrication controversies, it seemed to symbolize all the wrong things. A show that was supposed to be charting …