The BEST Episodes of The Daily Show
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2021
Network: Comedy Central
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#1 - Ray LaHood
Season 14 - Episode 160 - Aired Dec 15, 2009
#2 - Vivica A. Fox
Season 3 - Episode 42 - Aired Mar 26, 1998
#3 - 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."
#4 - 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
#5 - 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
#6 - 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.
#7 - Richard Lewis
Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 9, 2001
#8 - Elizabeth Warren
Season 15 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 26, 2010
Wall Street responds to President Obama's threat, and Jon wants to make out with Elizabeth Warren.
#9 - 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.
#10 - Matthew McConaughey
Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 23, 2001
#11 - Tony Blair
Season 15 - Episode 115 - Aired Sep 14, 2010
Author, "A Journey"
#12 - Sam Harris
Season 15 - Episode 126 - Aired Oct 4, 2010
#13 - Reza Aslan
Season 18 - Episode 127 - Aired Jul 17, 2013
Eliot Spitzer and Anthony Weiner poll well in NYC, Lewis Black responds to Rick Perry's job offer, and Reza Aslan considers the historical Jesus in his book, "Zealot".
#14 - Sybrina Fulton & Tracy Martin
Season 22 - Episode 56 - Aired Jan 30, 2017
Hasan Minhaj examines a Muslim-targeted travel ban, Neal Brennan accuses President Trump of being too sensitive, and Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin discuss "Rest in Power."
#15 - Rep. Keith Ellison
Season 22 - Episode 60 - Aired Feb 6, 2017
President Trump lashes out at a federal judge on Twitter, Trevor examines Steve Bannon's role in the White House, and Keith Ellison discusses the Democratic Party's future.
#16 - 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.
#17 - Elaine Welteroth & Phillip Picardi
Season 22 - Episode 64 - Aired Feb 13, 2017
President Trump meets with Japan's Shinzo Abe, Trevor profiles Trump's senior adviser Stephen Miller, and Elaine Welteroth and Phillip Picardi discuss Teen Vogue.
#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 - Marc Edwards
Season 22 - Episode 92 - Aired Apr 19, 2017
Fox News fires Bill O'Reilly, Hasan Minhaj investigates a Texas town's contaminated water supply, and Professor Marc Edwards talks about the ongoing lead crisis in Flint, MI.
#20 - 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."
#21 - 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."
#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."