Season episodes list 15

S15E01

S15E01 : Michael Pollan (aired on 01/04/2010)

A Nigerian terrorist tries to blow up a U.S. airliner on Christmas day. The Best F**king News Team…
S15E02

S15E02 : George Lucas (aired on 01/05/2010)

John Oliver searches for the best time in American history, and George Lucas talks about his book.
S15E03

S15E03 : Adm. Mike Mullen (aired on 01/06/2010)

Obama finally responds to the Christmas terror plot, and Mike Mullen praises the U.S. military.
S15E04

S15E04 : Maggie Gyllenhaal (aired on 01/07/2010)

President Obama breaks a promise, and Maggie Gyllenhaal watches scary cartoons with her daughter.
S15E05

S15E05 : John Yoo (aired on 01/11/2010)

John Oliver explains the rules of terrorball, and John Yoo discusses the legal limits of torture.
S15E06

S15E06 : Paul Ingrassia (aired on 01/12/2010)

Wall Street hands out big bonuses, and Paul Ingrassia talks about the auto industry bailout.
S15E07

S15E07 : Ringo Starr & the Ben Harper Band (aired on 01/13/2010)

Sarah Palin joins Fox News, and Ringo Starr performs with Ben Harper and Relentless7.
S15E08

S15E08 : Tom Brokaw (aired on 01/14/2010)

Glenn Beck reads Sarah Palin a journal entry, and Tom Brokaw talks about his new documentary.
S15E09

S15E09 : David M. Walker (aired on 01/18/2010)

Wyatt Cenac waits for Harry Reid's apology, and David Walker hopes to reform America's spending.
S15E10

S15E10 : Colin Firth (aired on 01/19/2010)

Larry Wilmore reviews Obama's first year, and Colin Firth recalls floating naked in a fish tank.
S15E11

S15E11 : Jim Wallis (aired on 01/20/2010)

Scott Brown becomes the new president-elect, and Jim Wallis wants to take greed out of Wall Street.
S15E12

S15E12 : Julie Andrews (aired on 01/21/2010)

Keith Olbermann resorts to name-calling, and Julie Andrews talks about her new movie, "Tooth Fairy."
S15E13

S15E13 : Bill Gates (aired on 01/25/2010)

John Oliver celebrates a huge victory for corporations, and Bill Gates starts Twittering.
S15E14

S15E14 : Elizabeth Warren (aired on 01/26/2010)

Wall Street responds to President Obama's threat, and Jon wants to make out with Elizabeth Warren.
S15E15

S15E15 : Ethan Watters (aired on 01/27/2010)

The ACORN pimp is arrested, and Ethan Watters discusses America's impact on mental health.
S15E16

S15E16 : Doris Kearns Goodwin (aired on 01/28/2010)

Wyatt Cenac forgets he's black, and Doris Kearns Goodwin dares the Republicans to filibuster.
S15E17

S15E17 : Austan Goolsbee (aired on 02/01/2010)

Obama joins his political rivals for lunch, and Austan Goolsbee tries to avoid Great Depression…
S15E18

S15E18 : Brian Williams (aired on 02/02/2010)

Jason Jones speeds in his Camry, and Brian Williams remembers his prom night with Jon.
S15E19

S15E19 : Atul Gawande (aired on 02/03/2010)

Sam Bee learns how hard it is to be a man, and Atul Gawande hopes to save lives with a checklist.
S15E20

S15E20 : Rep. Anthony Weiner (aired on 02/04/2010)

Rachel Maddow eviscerates everyone, and Anthony Weiner fights for health care reform.
S15E21

S15E21 : Jenny Sanford (aired on 02/08/2010)

Sarah Palin writes notes on her hand, and Jenny Sanford misses the inmates at the governor's…
S15E22

S15E22 : Newt Gingrich (aired on 02/09/2010)

Richard Shelby releases nominees, and Newt Gingrich discusses the radical Obama administration.
S15E23

S15E23 : Willie Mays (aired on 02/10/2010)

Geraldo Rivera defends Haiti's children-takers, and Willie Mays buys soul food with steak money.
S15E24

S15E24 : Lee Daniels (aired on 02/11/2010)

Iran launches pets into space, and Lee Daniels believes in the intelligence of the American…
S15E25

S15E25 : Ricky Gervais (aired on 02/22/2010)

CPAC holds its conservative Woodstock, and Ricky Gervais ridicules Karl Pilkington.
S15E26

S15E26 : Jeff Garlin (aired on 02/23/2010)

Wyatt Cenac looks into Bank of America's hidden fees, and Jeff Garlin discusses his food addiction.
S15E27

S15E27 : Tracy Morgan (aired on 02/24/2010)

John Hodgman tries to fix the Winter Olympics, and Tracy Morgan dreams of opening Chickendales.
S15E28

S15E28 : Rep. James Clyburn (aired on 02/25/2010)

John Oliver covers the bipartisan summit after-party, and James Clyburn recalls his healthy lunch.
S15E29

S15E29 : Neil DeGrasse Tyson (aired on 03/01/2010)

Rick Sanchez covers the tsunami threat, and Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses life on other planets.
S15E30

S15E30 : Robert Pattinson (aired on 03/02/2010)

Samantha Bee tries to find Jonah Falcon a job, and Robert Pattinson worries about over-saturation.
S15E31

S15E31 : Lynne Olson (aired on 03/03/2010)

Sarah Palin does stand-up comedy, and Lynne Olson looks at the start of the Anglo-American alliance.
S15E32

S15E32 : Scott Patterson (aired on 03/04/2010)

Jon tries Chat Roulette, and Scott Patterson describes the quants controlling Wall Street.
S15E33

S15E33 : Harry Markopolos (aired on 03/08/2010)

John Oliver thanks everyone for the Iraq invasion, and Harry Markopolos discusses Wall Street fraud.
S15E34

S15E34 : Marc Thiessen (aired on 03/09/2010)

Conservative lawyers attack Liz Cheney, and Marc Thiessen discusses the rights of enemy combatants.
S15E35

S15E35 : Jerry Seinfeld (aired on 03/10/2010)

Eric Massa disappoints Glenn Beck, and Jerry Seinfeld sees the humor in marriage.
S15E36

S15E36 : Eamon Javers (aired on 03/11/2010)

Obama campaigns for health care reform, and Eamon Javers exposes the world of corporate espionage.
S15E37

S15E37 : Michael Lewis (aired on 03/15/2010)

Aasif Mandvi dresses up as Captain Moneybags, and Michael Lewis discusses subprime mortgages.
S15E38

S15E38 : Jude Law (aired on 03/16/2010)

Chris Dodd introduces his own financial reform bill, and Jude Law discusses health care.
S15E39

S15E39 : Snoop Dogg (aired on 03/17/2010)

The Texas school board votes against Oscar Romero, and Snoop Dogg discusses his GPS voice.
S15E40

S15E40 : Gary Locke (aired on 03/18/2010)

Jon warns America about progressivism, and Gary Locke discusses the census form.
S15E41

S15E41 : Ben Stiller (aired on 03/29/2010)

Jason Jones proves how racist basketball has become, and Ben Stiller invites Jon over for Seder.
S15E42

S15E42 : Robin Williams (aired on 03/30/2010)

Sarah Palin tries to save John McCain, and Robin Williams discusses his new cow valve.
S15E43

S15E43 : Roxana Saberi (aired on 03/31/2010)

A C-SPAN host takes a racist phone call, and Roxana Saberi describes her ordeal in an Iranian…
S15E44

S15E44 : Liz Claman (aired on 04/01/2010)

CNN hires Erick Erickson, and Liz Claman compares Wall Street to a casino.
S15E45

S15E45 : Reza Aslan (aired on 04/05/2010)

Insurance companies look for a way to deny kids, and Reza Aslan questions the war in Afghanistan.
S15E46

S15E46 : Capt. Richard Phillips (aired on 04/06/2010)

Tiger Woods returns to golf, and Richard Phillips describes his capture by Somali pirates.
S15E47

S15E47 : Steve Carell (aired on 04/07/2010)

Michael Steele plays the race card, and Jon doesn't remember Steve Carell.
S15E48

S15E48 : David Remnick (aired on 04/08/2010)

Obama signs a treaty to limit nuclear arms, and David Remnick discusses Obama's ambition.
S15E49

S15E49 : Episode 49 (aired on 04/12/2010)

S15E50

S15E50 : Episode 50 (aired on 04/13/2010)

S15E51

S15E51 : Episode 51 (aired on 04/14/2010)

S15E52

S15E52 : Episode 52 (aired on 04/15/2010)

S15E53

S15E53 : Episode 53 (aired on 04/19/2010)

S15E54

S15E54 : Episode 54 (aired on 04/20/2010)

S15E55

S15E55 : Episode 55 (aired on 04/21/2010)

S15E56

S15E56 : Episode 56 (aired on 04/22/2010)

S15E57

S15E57 : Episode 57 (aired on 04/26/2010)

S15E58

S15E58 : Episode 58 (aired on 04/27/2010)

S15E59

S15E59 : Episode 59 (aired on 04/28/2010)

S15E60

S15E60 : Episode 60 (aired on 04/29/2010)

S15E61

S15E61 : Episode 61 (aired on 05/03/2010)

S15E62

S15E62 : Episode 62 (aired on 05/04/2010)

S15E63

S15E63 : Episode 63 (aired on 05/05/2010)

S15E64

S15E64 : Episode 64 (aired on 05/06/2010)

S15E65

S15E65 : Episode 65 (aired on 05/10/2010)

S15E66

S15E66 : Episode 66 (aired on 05/11/2010)

S15E67

S15E67 : Episode 67 (aired on 05/12/2010)

S15E68

S15E68 : Episode 68 (aired on 05/13/2010)

S15E69

S15E69 : Episode 69 (aired on 06/01/2010)

S15E70

S15E70 : Episode 70 (aired on 06/02/2010)

S15E71

S15E71 : Episode 71 (aired on 06/03/2010)

S15E72

S15E72 : Episode 72 (aired on 06/07/2010)

S15E73

S15E73 : Episode 73 (aired on 06/08/2010)

S15E74

S15E74 : Episode 74 (aired on 06/09/2010)

S15E75

S15E75 : Episode 75 (aired on 06/10/2010)

S15E76

S15E76 : Episode 76 (aired on 06/14/2010)

S15E77

S15E77 : Episode 77 (aired on 06/15/2010)

S15E78

S15E78 : Episode 78 (aired on 06/16/2010)

S15E79

S15E79 : Episode 79 (aired on 06/17/2010)

S15E80

S15E80 : Josh Fox (aired on 06/21/2010)

The writer and filmmaker discusses his latest documentary about the environmental and social impact…
S15E81

S15E81 : Episode 81 (aired on 06/22/2010)

S15E82

S15E82 : Episode 82 (aired on 06/23/2010)

S15E83

S15E83 : Episode 83 (aired on 06/24/2010)

S15E84

S15E84 : Episode 84 (aired on 06/28/2010)

S15E85

S15E85 : Helen Mirren (aired on 06/29/2010)

The Academy Award-winning actor discusses her latest film about Nevada's first legal brothel.
S15E86

S15E86 : Landon Donovan & Bob Bradley (aired on 06/30/2010)

From the U.S. soccer team, Landon Donovan and manager Bob Bradley.
S15E87

S15E87 : Jere Van Dyk (aired on 07/01/2010)

Journalist and author Jere Van Dyk talks about his new book "Captive: My Time as a Prisoner of the…
S15E88

S15E88 : Denis Leary (aired on 07/05/2010)

Actor and comedian Denis Leary talks about the new season of Rescue Me.
S15E89

S15E89 : Julianne Moore (aired on 07/06/2010)

Actress Julianne Moore talks about technology, acting and crying on cue.
S15E90

S15E90 : Episode 90 (aired on 07/07/2010)

S15E91

S15E91 : Marilynne Robinson (aired on 07/08/2010)

Prize winning novelist Marilynne Robinson talks about her new book "Absence of Mind: The Dispelling…
S15E92

S15E92 : Episode 92 (aired on 07/26/2010)

S15E93

S15E93 : Fareed Zakaria (aired on 07/27/2010)

Host, "Fareed Zakaria GPS"
S15E94

S15E94 : Robert O'Connell (aired on 07/28/2010)

Author, "The Ghosts of Cannae"
S15E95

S15E95 : Liev Schreiber (aired on 07/29/2010)

Actor, "Salt"
S15E96

S15E96 : Mary Roach (aired on 08/02/2010)

Mary Roach, Author, "Life in the Void"
S15E97

S15E97 : Will Ferrell (aired on 08/03/2010)

Will Ferrell, Actor, "The Other Guys"
S15E98

S15E98 : Bruce Henderson (aired on 08/04/2010)

Bruce Henderson, Author, "Hero Found"
S15E99

S15E99 : Akbar Ahmed (aired on 08/05/2010)

Akbar Ahmed, Author, "Journey Into America"
S15E100

S15E100 : Jason Bateman (aired on 08/10/2010)

The star of "Arrested Development" and "Extract" returns to the show to talk about his new movie…
S15E101

S15E101 : Laura Linney (aired on 08/11/2010)

Laura Linney, Actor, "The Big C"
S15E102

S15E102 : Arcade Fire (aired on 08/12/2010)

The band Arcade Fire plays a song from their new album "The Suburbs".
S15E103

S15E103 : Emma Thompson (aired on 08/16/2010)

The Academy Award-winning actor talks about her latest movie tonight on the show.
S15E104

S15E104 : Dick Armey (aired on 08/17/2010)

Author, "Give Us Liberty"
S15E105

S15E105 : Edward Kohn (aired on 08/18/2010)

Author, "Hot Time in the Old Town"
S15E106

S15E106 : Jennifer Aniston (aired on 08/19/2010)

Actor, "The Switch"
S15E107

S15E107 : Rod Blagojevich (aired on 08/23/2010)

Former Governor of Illinois
S15E108

S15E108 : Brian Williams (aired on 08/24/2010)

Brian Williams, Anchor and Managing Editor, NBC Nightly News
S15E109

S15E109 : Drew Barrymore (aired on 08/25/2010)

Drew Barrymore, Actor, "Going the Distance"
S15E110

S15E110 : Michael Bloomberg (aired on 08/26/2010)

Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City
S15E111

S15E111 : Tim Gunn (aired on 09/07/2010)

The "Project Runway" co-host discusses his new book about how to "make it work" in your career,…
S15E112

S15E112 : Tim Kaine (aired on 09/08/2010)

Tim Kaine - Chairman, Democratic National Committee
S15E113

S15E113 : Meghan McCain (aired on 09/09/2010)

Meghan McCain - Author, "Dirty Sexy Politics"
S15E114

S15E114 : Ben Affleck (aired on 09/13/2010)

The actor and director returns to the show to talk about his latest project.
S15E115

S15E115 : Tony Blair (aired on 09/14/2010)

Author, "A Journey"
S15E116

S15E116 : Jon Hamm (aired on 09/15/2010)

Actor, "The Town"
S15E117

S15E117 : Bill Clinton (aired on 09/16/2010)

Jon announces the Rally to Restore Sanity, and Bill Clinton contributes to the economic stimulus.
S15E118

S15E118 : Jimmy Carter (aired on 09/20/2010)

The 39th President of the United States returns to The Daily Show to discuss his new book.
S15E119

S15E119 : Sigourney Weaver (aired on 09/21/2010)

President Obama meets his kryptonite, and Sigourney Weaver remembers her high school years.
S15E120

S15E120 : Edward Norton (aired on 09/22/2010)

The Senate fails to repeal "don't ask, don't tell," and Edward Norton thinks Robert De Niro is…
S15E121

S15E121 : His Majesty King Abdullah II (aired on 09/23/2010)

Republicans unveil their new ideas, and King Abdullah II of Jordan hopes for Middle East peace.
S15E122

S15E122 : Bill O'Reilly (aired on 09/27/2010)

Stephen Colbert ruins Congress, and Bill O'Reilly refuses to attend the Rally to Restore Sanity.
S15E123

S15E123 : Episode 123 (aired on 09/28/2010)

S15E124

S15E124 : Episode 124 (aired on 09/29/2010)

S15E125

S15E125 : Episode 125 (aired on 09/30/2010)

S15E126

S15E126 : Episode 126 (aired on 10/04/2010)

S15E127

S15E127 : Episode 127 (aired on 10/05/2010)

S15E128

S15E128 : Philip Dray (aired on 10/06/2010)

Philip Dray, Author, "There is Power in a Union"
S15E129

S15E129 : Naomi Watts (aired on 10/07/2010)

Naomi Watts, Actor, "Fair Game"
S15E130

S15E130 : Episode 130 (aired on 10/11/2010)

S15E131

S15E131 : Eric Cantor (aired on 10/12/2010)

The House minority whip discusses his book promoting the new generation of Republican leaders.
S15E132

S15E132 : Condoleezza Rice (aired on 10/13/2010)

Author, "Condoleezza Rice"
S15E133

S15E133 : Episode 133 (aired on 10/14/2010)

S15E134

S15E134 : Austan Goolsbee (aired on 10/25/2010)

Chariman, President's Council of Economic Adviser. The economist and former journalist discusses…
S15E135

S15E135 : Ted Kaufman (aired on 10/26/2010)

The former Joe Biden staffer talks about his brief term in the Senate and what will happen to the…
S15E136

S15E136 : Barack Obama (aired on 10/27/2010)

President of the United States
S15E137

S15E137 : Episode 137 (aired on 10/28/2010)

S15E138

S15E138 : Episode 138 (aired on 11/01/2010)

S15E139

S15E139 : Episode 139 (aired on 11/02/2010)

S15E140

S15E140 : Episode 140 (aired on 11/03/2010)

S15E141

S15E141 : Episode 141 (aired on 11/04/2010)

S15E142

S15E142 : Rick Perry (aired on 11/08/2010)

Rick Perry: Author, "Fed Up!" The Texas governor discusses his new book about the failure of…
S15E143

S15E143 : Harrison Ford (aired on 11/09/2010)

Harrison Ford: Actor, "Morning Glory" The acclaimed movie star returns to the show to talk about…
S15E144

S15E144 : Mick Foley (aired on 11/10/2010)

Mick Foley: Author, "Countdown to Lockdown"
S15E145

S15E145 : Rosario Dawson (aired on 11/11/2010)

Rosario Dawson: Actor, "Unstoppable"
S15E146

S15E146 : Marion Jones (aired on 11/15/2010)

The former Olympic track star talks about finding a road to redemption after her career-ending…
S15E147

S15E147 : Episode 147 (aired on 11/16/2010)

S15E148

S15E148 : Episode 148 (aired on 11/17/2010)

S15E149

S15E149 : Episode 149 (aired on 11/18/2010)

S15E150

S15E150 : Judah Friedlander (aired on 11/29/2010)

The actor and comedian discusses the most important book in karate history, which he just wrote.
S15E151

S15E151 : Episode 151 (aired on 11/30/2010)

S15E152

S15E152 : Sting (aired on 12/01/2010)

Musician, "Live in Berlin"
S15E153

S15E153 : Episode 153 (aired on 12/02/2010)

S15E154

S15E154 : Hugh Shelton (aired on 12/06/2010)

In this complete, unedited interview, Hugh Shelton discusses Julian Assange's threat to national…
S15E155

S15E155 : Seth Green (aired on 12/07/2010)

Creator, "Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III Special" The actor and director talks about his…
S15E156

S15E156 : Michelle Williams (aired on 12/08/2010)

Actor, "Blue Valentine"
S15E157

S15E157 : Edmund Morris (aired on 12/09/2010)

Author Edmund Morris discusses Teddy Roosevelt.
S15E158

S15E158 : Gordon Brown (aired on 12/13/2010)

John Oliver and Olivia Munn sell riot souvenirs, and Gordon Brown discusses the financial crisis.
S15E159

S15E159 : Episode 159 (aired on 12/14/2010)

S15E160

S15E160 : Episode 160 (aired on 12/15/2010)

S15E161

S15E161 : Episode 161 (aired on 12/16/2010)