Season episodes list 20

S20E01

S20E01 : Hadi al-Bahra (aired on 09/29/2014)

Congress fails to debate going to war with ISIS, the U.N. Climate Summit draws global leaders, and…
S20E02

S20E02 : Ben Affleck (aired on 09/30/2014)

Congress's system for passing laws slows to a halt, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the…
S20E03

S20E03 : Lena Dunham (aired on 10/01/2014)

An intruder breaches White House security, the first case of Ebola in the U.S. causes the media to…
S20E04

S20E04 : Ben Steele (aired on 10/02/2014)

Conservatives panic about ISIS and Ebola, Jessica Williams explores the idea that sexism doesn't…
S20E05

S20E05 : Atul Gawande (aired on 10/06/2014)

Protests in Hong Kong become more relaxed, Kim Jong-un suffers from a mysterious illness, Jordan…
S20E06

S20E06 : Wyatt Cenac (aired on 10/07/2014)

While Jon is out sick, Jason Jones and Samantha Bee guest host. Joe Biden offends America's allies…
S20E07

S20E07 : Leon Panetta (aired on 10/08/2014)

ISIS moves to attack the Syrian border town of Kobani, Kristen Schaal reports on the GOP's campaign…
S20E08

S20E08 : Jeremy Renner (aired on 10/09/2014)

AIG's former CEO sues the U.S. government, Al Madrigal reports on Republicans' sudden interest in…
S20E09

S20E09 : Matt Bai (aired on 10/13/2014)

Democrats display unparalleled persistence in campaign fundraising, Jessica Williams reports on…
S20E10

S20E10 : Zach Galifianakis (aired on 10/14/2014)

A health worker in Texas contracts Ebola, Staten Island's midterm election race comes down to two…
S20E11

S20E11 : Bill O'Reilly (aired on 10/15/2014)

Candidates square off in the midterm election debates, the coalition against ISIS encounters…
S20E12

S20E12 : Bryan Stevenson (aired on 10/16/2014)

Florida gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist cools his balls, Jessica Williams reports on Kansas's…
S20E13

S20E13 : Wendy Davis (aired on 10/27/2014)

The Best F@#king News Team Ever heads to Austin, Texas, for the midterms, a doctor in New York City…
S20E14

S20E14 : Joaquin Castro (aired on 10/28/2014)

Democrats' prospects in the midterms are dire, Jason Jones reports on the key political issues in…
S20E15

S20E15 : Ellar Coltrane (aired on 10/29/2014)

The Best F#@king News Team Ever reports on the immigration crisis in Texas, a Koch Brothers'…
S20E16

S20E16 : Spoon (aired on 10/30/2014)

Texas Democrats are in denial about the blueness of their state, Samantha Bee investigates what…
S20E17

S20E17 : Jake Gyllenhaal (aired on 11/03/2014)

Republicans surge ahead in the midterm election polls, Connecticut gubernatorial candidate Tom…
S20E18

S20E18 : Reince Priebus (aired on 11/04/2014)

DEMOCALYPSE 2014: AMERICA REMEMBERS IT FORGOT TO VOTE. Republicans sweep the midterms, The Best…
S20E19

S20E19 : John Cleese (aired on 11/05/2014)

Jordan Klepper and Jessica Williams report on the Republicans' sweeping victory in the midterm…
S20E20

S20E20 : James Risen (aired on 11/06/2014)

President Barack Obama and Republicans attempt to work together, Democrats intentionally avoid…
S20E21

S20E21 : Bruce Springsteen & Frank Caruso (aired on 11/10/2014)

President Obama increases the military presence in Iraq, Jordan Klepper examines police sensitivity…
S20E22

S20E22 : Samantha Power (aired on 11/11/2014)

New York City is declared Ebola-free, China hosts the APEC summit, and U.N. Ambassador Samantha…
S20E23

S20E23 : Steve Carell (aired on 11/12/2014)

Poaching threatens elephants and funds terrorists, police accuse Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges of…
S20E24

S20E24 : Maziar Bahari & Gael Garcia Bernal (aired on 11/13/2014)

John Oliver hosts the show, and Jason Jones, Tim Greenberg, Gael Garcia Bernal and Maziar Bahari…
S20E25

S20E25 : Laura Poitras (aired on 11/17/2014)

President Obama considers an executive order on immigration, Jessica Williams reports on Detroit's…
S20E26

S20E26 : Benedict Cumberbatch (aired on 11/18/2014)

Obamacare faces scrutiny yet again, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi demonstrates her political…
S20E27

S20E27 : Jessica Chastain (aired on 11/19/2014)

Hasan Minhaj and Jordan Klepper debate the use of gestation crates, Lewis Black investigates Black…
S20E28

S20E28 : Eddie Redmayne (aired on 11/20/2014)

The Keystone XL pipeline bill fails to pass, Republicans include a loophole in an eminent domain…
S20E29

S20E29 : Andrew Napolitano (aired on 12/01/2014)

Civil rights protests erupt across the U.S., Governor Chris Christie vetoes a bill to ban pig…
S20E30

S20E30 : Sophie Delaunay (aired on 12/02/2014)

The St. Louis Rams clash with local police, Larry Wilmore talks about the Ferguson protests, China…
S20E31

S20E31 : Dave Grohl (aired on 12/03/2014)

The NYPD officer whose chokehold led to Eric Garner's death is not indicted, Samantha Bee reports…
S20E32

S20E32 : Angelina Jolie (aired on 12/04/2014)

The media tries to find the rationale behind the Eric Garner grand jury decision, Trevor Noah joins…
S20E33

S20E33 : Norman Lear (aired on 12/08/2014)

Congress works together to prevent Nazis from receiving Social Security benefits, and Norman Lear…
S20E34

S20E34 : Kathryn Bigelow & Juan Zarate (aired on 12/09/2014)

The Senate releases its report on CIA torture, Jordan Klepper investigates a discriminatory…
S20E35

S20E35 : Suki Kim (aired on 12/10/2014)

Proponents of the CIA's torture program try to justify it, Hasan Minhaj defends America's…
S20E36

S20E36 : Mick Foley (aired on 12/11/2014)

The royal family visits New York City, millennials get more than they bargained for when they join…
S20E37

S20E37 : Tim Burton (aired on 12/15/2014)

Dick Cheney defends the CIA's torture program, Jordan Klepper visits Swedish Prime Minister Stefan…
S20E38

S20E38 : Paul McCartney (aired on 12/16/2014)

Congress passes a budget bill that's full of surprises, Aasif Mandvi reports on a suggestive South…
S20E39

S20E39 : Anna Kendrick (aired on 12/17/2014)

LeBron James and Andrew Hawkins join in the police brutality protests, Jessica Williams defends Jay…
S20E40

S20E40 : Chris Rock (aired on 12/18/2014)

Sony decides not to release "The Interview," the U.S. and Cuba begin to rebuild their relationship,…
S20E41

S20E41 : Steven Brill (aired on 01/05/2015)

The countdown to Democalypse 2016 begins, "The Interview" triggers tension between the U.S. and…
S20E42

S20E42 : Cass Sunstein (aired on 01/06/2015)

A new congressional session begins, Staten Island Representative Michael Grimm resigns following…
S20E43

S20E43 : Ava DuVernay (aired on 01/07/2015)

A deadly attack hits Paris, Aasif Mandvi covers Great Britain's Nazi cow problem, Hasan Minhaj…
S20E44

S20E44 : Allison Williams (aired on 01/08/2015)

Mitch McConnell brags about the Republican Congress, Jason Jones causes mischief in New York after…
S20E45

S20E45 : Jimmy Carter (aired on 01/12/2015)

Millions march in Paris after the Charlie Hebdo shooting, Rupert Murdoch's tweet sparks a debate,…
S20E46

S20E46 : Marco Rubio (aired on 01/13/2015)

Florida legalizes same-sex marriage, a store owner beats his employees with a lizard, and Senator…
S20E47

S20E47 : Julianne Moore (aired on 01/14/2015)

A French comedian is arrested despite the country's stance on free speech, police in the…
S20E48

S20E48 : Sienna Miller (aired on 01/15/2015)

The Keystone XL pipeline debate continues, Jessica Williams reports on a unique law regarding the…
S20E49

S20E49 : Mike Huckabee (aired on 01/19/2015)

Secretary of State John Kerry visits France, the Miss Universe pageant gets wrapped up in Middle…
S20E50

S20E50 : Jennifer Lopez (aired on 01/20/2015)

Several Republican candidates consider a bid for president, Aasif Mandvi investigates the threat of…
S20E51

S20E51 : Anne Hathaway (aired on 01/21/2015)

Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address, multiple Tea Party Republicans respond to the…
S20E52

S20E52 : Jennifer Aniston (aired on 01/22/2015)

The World Economic Forum kicks off in Switzerland, MetLife sues the federal government, Trevor Noah…
S20E53

S20E53 : Julian Castro (aired on 01/26/2015)

Presidential hopefuls convene for the Iowa Freedom Summit, Republicans try to appeal to the middle…
S20E54

S20E54 : Jill Leovy (aired on 01/27/2015)

The media fixates on Winter Storm Juno's impact on New York City, a drone crashes into the White…
S20E55

S20E55 : Oscar Isaac (aired on 01/28/2015)

President Obama pays his respects to Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, Kristen Schaal addresses male…
S20E56

S20E56 : Sarah Chayes (aired on 01/29/2015)

The Deflategate scandal rocks the NFL right before the Super Bowl, Jessica Williams investigates…
S20E57

S20E57 : Martin Short (aired on 02/02/2015)

Mike Huckabee tackles the topic of same-sex marriage during his book tour, Jordan Klepper reports…
S20E58

S20E58 : Bill Browder (aired on 02/03/2015)

Measles makes a shocking comeback, groundhogs get their yearly moment in the spotlight, and Bill…
S20E59

S20E59 : Wes Moore (aired on 02/04/2015)

The 114th Congress celebrates one month in office, Senator Thom Tillis suggests that public health…
S20E60

S20E60 : Bob Odenkirk (aired on 02/05/2015)

Strong contenders for the 2016 race begin to emerge, John Boehner invites Israeli Prime Minister…
S20E61

S20E61 : Patricia Arquette (aired on 02/09/2015)

Brian Williams comes under fire for misleading the public, Bassem Youssef reflects on the quagmire…
S20E62

S20E62 : David Axelrod (aired on 02/10/2015)

Fox News unexpectedly reverses their complaints about President Obama, and David Axelrod discusses…
S20E63

S20E63 : Colin Firth (aired on 02/11/2015)

Kansas and Alabama restrict gay rights, Jordan Klepper speaks with a group of Las Vegas teens about…
S20E64

S20E64 : Christine Lagarde (aired on 02/23/2015)

Conservatives criticize President Obama's ISIS offensive while Rudy Giuliani questions his…
S20E65

S20E65 : Lynsey Addario (aired on 02/24/2015)

An article in Mother Jones questions Bill O'Reilly's credibility, Samantha Bee reports on Vice…
S20E66

S20E66 : Conan O'Brien (aired on 02/25/2015)

Conservative pundits question Jon's honor, Congressman Aaron Schock posts his possibly publicly…
S20E67

S20E67 : Olivia Wilde (aired on 02/26/2015)

Several whistleblowers are penalized after exposing misconduct, Hasan Minhaj tackles inequality…
S20E68

S20E68 : Robert Smigel (aired on 03/02/2015)

Congress threatens to defund the Department of Homeland Security, Senator Jim Inhofe argues against…
S20E69

S20E69 : Sigourney Weaver (aired on 03/03/2015)

Benjamin Netanyahu is invited to speak before Congress, Aasif Mandvi reveals a potential future for…
S20E70

S20E70 : Viacheslav Fetisov (aired on 03/04/2015)

Hillary Clinton's informal emailing style causes controversy, Jordan Klepper reports on a…
S20E71

S20E71 : Gerald Posner (aired on 03/05/2015)

Jessica Williams reports on the Department of Justice's investigation into Ferguson, an opposition…
S20E72

S20E72 : John Lewis (aired on 03/09/2015)

The U.S. commemorates the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" in Selma, and Congressman John Lewis…
S20E73

S20E73 : Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer (aired on 03/10/2015)

Senate Republicans send a letter to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Lewis Black investigates animal…
S20E74

S20E74 : Common (aired on 03/11/2015)

Fraternity brothers are caught on tape chanting racial slurs, Hillary Clinton gives an explanation…
S20E75

S20E75 : Rob Corddry (aired on 03/12/2015)

Several New Jersey officials engage in questionable practices, Jordan Klepper reports on Hurricane…
S20E76

S20E76 : Andrew Cockburn (aired on 03/16/2015)

Several states work to erase equal rights for the LGBT community, the Secret Service and the media…
S20E77

S20E77 : Amanda Seyfried (aired on 03/17/2015)

Democrats filibuster a bipartisan human trafficking bill, the food industry takes varying…
S20E78

S20E78 : Kevin Hart (aired on 03/18/2015)

Congressman Aaron Schock resigns following inquiries into his use of taxpayer dollars, Benjamin…
S20E79

S20E79 : Will Ferrell (aired on 03/19/2015)

Fox News selectively covers the Department of Justice reports on Ferguson, Trevor Noah challenges…
S20E80

S20E80 : Ayaan Hirsi Ali (aired on 03/23/2015)

The V.A. continues its legacy of inadequacy, Senator Ted Cruz officially announces his plans to run…
S20E81

S20E81 : Jon Ronson (aired on 03/24/2015)

A sex-trafficking bill remains stuck in Congress, Kristen Schaal reports on gender wage equality,…
S20E82

S20E82 : Kirby Dick & Amy Ziering (aired on 03/25/2015)

California and Florida feel the effects of climate change, Hasan Minhaj interviews an Oregon pot…
S20E83

S20E83 : John Hargrove (aired on 03/26/2015)

Jason Jones bids farewell to The Daily Show, Jon congratulates Fox News for being right, and former…
S20E84

S20E84 : Gene Baur (aired on 04/06/2015)

Indiana passes a controversial religious freedom law, Jordan Klepper chases after crowdfunding…
S20E85

S20E85 : Peter Dinklage (aired on 04/07/2015)

Hasan Minhaj reports on the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal, Senator Rand Paul announces his presidential…
S20E86

S20E86 : Tavis Smiley (aired on 04/08/2015)

Rolling Stone retracts an article, Samantha Bee reports on a shocking custody issue, Mayor Rahm…
S20E87

S20E87 : Elizabeth Warren (aired on 04/09/2015)

Kansas passes a lenient gun safety law while enforcing harsh welfare regulations, and Senator…
S20E88

S20E88 : Adam Horovitz (aired on 04/13/2015)

Hillary Clinton announces her presidential bid, Bassem Youssef unpacks the confusing proxy wars in…
S20E89

S20E89 : Fareed Zakaria (aired on 04/14/2015)

Congress criticizes a proposed treaty with Iran, Hillary Clinton overshadows Marco Rubio's…
S20E90

S20E90 : Billy Crystal (aired on 04/15/2015)

The media struggles to deliver relevant content in appropriate ways, Jordan Klepper investigates…
S20E91

S20E91 : Eric Greitens (aired on 04/16/2015)

Dick Cheney criticizes President Obama's nuclear negotiations with Iran, the winner of the 2015…
S20E92

S20E92 : Gayle Tzemach Lemmon (aired on 04/20/2015)

The Best F#@king News Team Ever envisions if life were like Congress, CNN adds 4/20 coverage to its…
S20E93

S20E93 : Jeff Garlin (aired on 04/21/2015)

Republican candidates update their positions on same-sex marriage, a man flies past Capitol…
S20E94

S20E94 : Dana Perino (aired on 04/22/2015)

Unethical Atlanta educators share similarities with Wall Street bankers, Aasif Mandvi uncovers a…
S20E95

S20E95 : Neil deGrasse Tyson (aired on 04/23/2015)

Fracking causes earthquakes in Oklahoma, the NSA debuts a creepy recycling mascot, John Hodgman…
S20E96

S20E96 : Elizabeth Olsen (aired on 04/27/2015)

The media misses an important Baltimore news story during the White House Correspondents' Dinner,…
S20E97

S20E97 : George Stephanopoulos (aired on 04/28/2015)

Baltimore's mayor declares a state of emergency, Hasan Minhaj reports on bipartisan prison reform,…
S20E98

S20E98 : Judith Miller (aired on 04/29/2015)

The Supreme Court considers the legality of same-sex marriage, and Judith Miller discusses the…
S20E99

S20E99 : Kristen Wiig (aired on 04/30/2015)

Sen. Bernie Sanders enters the presidential race, Hillary Clinton faces corruption rumors, Jon…
S20E100

S20E100 : Brian Grazer (aired on 05/04/2015)

Texan conspiracy theorists fear a military takeover, Jessica Williams investigates the end of…
S20E101

S20E101 : Willie Nelson (aired on 05/05/2015)

Three Republican candidates join the presidential race, Senator Ted Cruz contradicts his own…
S20E102

S20E102 : Ernest Moniz (aired on 05/06/2015)

New York and New Jersey each face corruption scandals, Al Madrigal predicts who will win the Latino…
S20E103

S20E103 : Mumford & Sons (aired on 05/07/2015)

Regulation of campaign financing reaches new lows, a report exposes Tom Brady's knowledge of…
S20E104

S20E104 : John Legend (aired on 05/11/2015)

David Cameron wins re-election in the U.K., Jordan Klepper investigates the role of money in…
S20E105

S20E105 : Tom Brokaw (aired on 05/12/2015)

The vetting process for the 2016 presidential candidates begins, Kristen Schaal reports on the "dad…
S20E106

S20E106 : Reza Aslan (aired on 05/13/2015)

Fox News takes issue with Barack Obama's stance on poverty, Jordan Klepper looks for controversial…
S20E107

S20E107 : Rebel Wilson (aired on 05/14/2015)

Jeb Bush beats around the bush regarding the Iraq War and his candidacy, Lewis Black reports on…
S20E108

S20E108 : Rand Paul (aired on 05/26/2015)

Sections of the Patriot Act near expiration, Republicans propose a new surveillance act, and Sen.…
S20E109

S20E109 : Rosabeth Moss Kanter (aired on 05/27/2015)

Several top FIFA officials face corruption charges, allergy season reaches catastrophic levels, and…
S20E110

S20E110 : Matt Harvey (aired on 05/28/2015)

Senator Bernie Sanders begins his presidential campaign, ISIS attacks a major Iraqi city, and Matt…
S20E111

S20E111 : Stanley McChrystal (aired on 06/01/2015)

Jordan Klepper finds a new use for the NSA, Senator Lindsey Graham enters the presidential race,…
S20E112

S20E112 : Bill de Blasio (aired on 06/02/2015)

A CIA study analyzes America's armament of the Middle East, the media react to Caitlyn Jenner's…
S20E113

S20E113 : Melissa McCarthy (aired on 06/03/2015)

Hasan Minhaj gives Muslim women advice on downplaying their religion, Jordan Klepper investigates…
S20E114

S20E114 : Steve Buscemi (aired on 06/04/2015)

Governors Lincoln Chafee and Rick Perry kick off their presidential campaigns, John Hodgman…
S20E115

S20E115 : Nicola Sturgeon (aired on 06/08/2015)

Texas cops use excessive force at a pool party, Republican candidates head to Iowa, and Scottish…
S20E116

S20E116 : Nick Offerman (aired on 06/09/2015)

President Obama attends the G7 summit, CNN's Chris Cuomo and Governor Andrew Cuomo broadcast their…
S20E117

S20E117 : Colin Quinn (aired on 06/10/2015)

California's drought leads to unpopular water-saving strategies, The New York Times investigates…
S20E118

S20E118 : Mark Ruffalo (aired on 06/11/2015)

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld reflects on his role in the Iraq War, Jon looks back at…
S20E119

S20E119 : Judd Apatow (aired on 06/15/2015)

NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal is accused of misrepresenting her race, Al Madrigal learns about Iowa's…
S20E120

S20E120 : Aziz Ansari (aired on 06/16/2015)

Donald Trump enters the 2016 presidential race, a restaurant chain unveils a troubling new dish,…
S20E121

S20E121 : Bill Clinton (aired on 06/17/2015)

Jon relives Donald Trump's presidential announcement speech, the House of Representatives votes on…
S20E122

S20E122 : Malala Yousafzai (aired on 06/18/2015)

Jon speaks out about the church massacre in Charleston, S.C., and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala…
S20E123

S20E123 : Al Franken (aired on 06/22/2015)

Fox News accuses liberals of politicizing the South Carolina shooting, Jessica Williams takes on…
S20E124

S20E124 : Seth MacFarlane (aired on 06/23/2015)

Presidential contender Donald Trump establishes his campaign platform, Hasan Minhaj honors Jon's…
S20E125

S20E125 : Andrew Napolitano (aired on 06/24/2015)

Southern states consider taking down the Confederate flag, Jessica Williams weighs in on the idea…
S20E126

S20E126 : Richard Lewis (aired on 06/25/2015)

Pope Francis upsets Republicans with his remarks on global warming, Bobby Jindal enters the…
S20E127

S20E127 : Taylor Schilling (aired on 06/29/2015)

Conservatives react to the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage equality, Justice Antonin Scalia…
S20E128

S20E128 : Jon Hamm (aired on 06/30/2015)

Conservatives win big in Supreme Court rulings on environmental regulations and the death penalty,…
S20E129

S20E129 : Kirsten Gillibrand (aired on 07/01/2015)

Gov. Chris Christie kicks off his presidential campaign, and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand describes…
S20E130

S20E130 : Sarah Vowell (aired on 07/02/2015)

Donald Trump defends his racist remarks, Ohioans fight a Native American group over an Alaskan…
S20E131

S20E131 : Paul Rudd (aired on 07/20/2015)

Donald Trump belittles Sen. John McCain's war hero status, Jordan Klepper examines the possibility…
S20E132

S20E132 : Barack Obama (aired on 07/21/2015)

President Barack Obama sits down with Jon one last time to discuss senioritis, his relationship…
S20E133

S20E133 : Jake Gyllenhaal (aired on 07/22/2015)

Republicans criticize the U.S.'s nuclear deal with Iran, Senator Chuck Schumer reviews New York…
S20E134

S20E134 : Ta-Nehisi Coates (aired on 07/23/2015)

Donald Trump remains the most entertaining 2016 presidential candidate, Chuck Schumer wishes Jon…
S20E135

S20E135 : David McCullough (aired on 07/27/2015)

FBI officials warn of ISIS's Twitter capabilities, Mike Huckabee likens the Iran nuclear deal to…
S20E136

S20E136 : Tom Cruise (aired on 07/28/2015)

President Obama visits Ethiopia and Kenya, Hasan Minhaj and Jordan Klepper make Jon answer fans'…
S20E137

S20E137 : Doris Kearns Goodwin (aired on 07/29/2015)

Jon's White House visit leads to wild media speculation, an Arkansas pastor takes on LGBT rights,…
S20E138

S20E138 : J.J. Abrams (aired on 07/30/2015)

Republicans battle for a place at the primary debates, Seth Rollins presents a look back at show…
S20E139

S20E139 : Amy Schumer (aired on 08/03/2015)

The Koch brothers make five Republican candidates vie for their money, Fox News accuses Jon of…
S20E140

S20E140 : Denis Leary (aired on 08/04/2015)

Hillary Clinton prepares for Joe Biden's alleged presidential run, Jessica Williams revisits…
S20E141

S20E141 : Louis C.K. (aired on 08/05/2015)

On Jon's penultimate show, he examines his legacy of eviscerating the opposition, reflects on his…
S20E142

S20E142 : Jon Stewart's Final Episode (aired on 08/06/2015)

On Jon's last episode of The Daily Show, he revisits The Best F#@king News Team Ever, gets a…