The BEST Episodes of The Daily Show
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 22, 2021
Network: Comedy Central
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#1 - John King
Season 7 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 30, 2002
#2 - Al Franken
Season 3 - Episode 43 - Aired Mar 30, 1998
#3 - Ray LaHood
Season 14 - Episode 160 - Aired Dec 15, 2009
#4 - Election Night Special
Season 22 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 8, 2016
The Best F#@king News Team, Ana Marie Cox, Douglas Brinkley and Keegan-Michael Key join Trevor for live coverage of the 2016 presidential election.
#5 - Katy Tur
Season 22 - Episode 160 - Aired Sep 25, 2017
NFL players take a knee in solidarity against President Trump, Trevor questions the White House's response to black people who protest, and Katy Tur discusses "Unbelievable."
#6 - Khizr Khan
Season 23 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 23, 2017
John Kelly lies about a congresswoman while defending President Trump, Fox News shows selective outrage over sexual harassment, and Khizr Khan discusses “An American Family.”
#7 - Sen. Joe Biden
Season 9 - Episode 94 - Aired Jul 28, 2004
Daily Show coverage of Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention. Highlights include: Speeches by Barack Obama, Ted Kennedy, and Howard Dean Stephen Colbert uses to word "turd" 8 times Interview with Senator Joe Biden
#8 - Chris Matthews
Season 9 - Episode 115 - Aired Sep 3, 2004
Daily Show coverage of Day 4 of the Republican National Convention. Highlights include: George W. Bush's acceptance speech Rob Corddry uncovers what protesters wanted and when they wanted it Interview with Chris Matthews
#9 - Ben Affleck
Season 8 - Episode 23 - Aired Feb 13, 2003
#10 - Indecision 2004: Prelude to a Recount
Season 9 - Episode 140 - Aired Nov 2, 2004
Prelude to a Recount: one-hour live election special airs at 10 PM with guest William Weld.
#11 - Robin Williams
Season 15 - Episode 42 - Aired Mar 30, 2010
Sarah Palin tries to save John McCain, and Robin Williams discusses his new cow valve.
#12 - Willem Dafoe
Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 15, 2001
#13 - Tony Blair
Season 15 - Episode 115 - Aired Sep 14, 2010
Author, "A Journey"
#14 - Sam Harris
Season 15 - Episode 126 - Aired Oct 4, 2010
#15 - Christiane Amanpour
Season 21 - Episode 132 - Aired Jul 20, 2016
From the RNC in Cleveland, Chris Christie leads anti-Hillary Clinton chants, Jordan Klepper examines Donald Trump's faith, and Christiane Amanpour discusses political unity.
#16 - Hannah Hart
Season 21 - Episode 152 - Aired Sep 14, 2016
A Missouri law may lift training requirements for gun owners, Roy Wood Jr. reports on a college protest that fights firearms with dildos, and Hannah Hart discusses "Dirty 30."
#17 - Boston Mayor Marty Walsh
Season 22 - Episode 61 - Aired Feb 7, 2017
President Trump accuses the media of underreporting terrorism, Michelle Wolf lauds Kellyanne Conway's duplicity, and Marty Walsh discusses Boston's sanctuary city status.
#18 - Helene Cooper
Season 22 - Episode 84 - Aired Mar 28, 2017
Roy Wood Jr. militarizes Meals on Wheels, Devin Nunes shares classified information in an investigation on President Trump, and Helene Cooper discusses "Madame President."
#19 - Robert Sapolsky
Season 22 - Episode 101 - Aired May 4, 2017
House Republicans pass an Obamacare replacement bill, Roy Wood Jr. uses an airline scandal to make Congress care about black people, and Robert Sapolsky discusses "Behave."
#20 - Djimon Hounsou
Season 22 - Episode 103 - Aired May 9, 2017
Sally Yates testifies about Michael Flynn in an open Senate hearing, Hasan Minhaj gives the media advice for the Trump era, and Djimon Hounsou discusses "King Arthur."
#21 - Valerie Jarrett
Season 22 - Episode 104 - Aired May 10, 2017
Trevor examines the fallout from the firing of FBI Director James Comey, and former presidential adviser Valerie Jarrett discusses the Obamas' post-White House activism.
#22 - D.L. Hughley
Season 22 - Episode 105 - Aired May 11, 2017
President Trump's rationale for firing FBI Director James Comey begins to unravel, Russian officials visit the White House, and D.L. Hughley discusses "The D.L. Hughley Show."
#23 - Susan Burton
Season 22 - Episode 108 - Aired May 17, 2017
President Trump allegedly asked James Comey to end the Russia investigation, Vladimir Putin comes to the White House's aid, and Susan Burton discusses "Becoming Ms. Burton."
#24 - Elizabeth Ford
Season 22 - Episode 110 - Aired May 30, 2017
President Trump goes on his first international trip, Jordan Klepper breaks down the Brussels NATO summit, and Elizabeth Ford discusses "Sometimes Amazing Things Happen."
#25 - Logan Browning
Season 22 - Episode 111 - Aired May 31, 2017
The White House praises President Trump's trip abroad, Michelle Wolf unpacks the expectations surrounding "Wonder Woman," and Logan Browning discusses "Dear White People."