25 Best 'Daily Show' Correspondents

From Colbert to Carell, John Oliver to John Hodgman, nobody helped Jon Stewart report the fake news better

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11. Larry Willmore (2006-2014)

As the show's Senior Black Correspondent, Wilmore was the guy the show turned to when race issues got a little too dicey for Stewart. The veteran TV writer brought wit and wisdom to delicate subjects, but he also knew when to unload the appropriate outrage. Case in point: his take on the Trayvon Martin trial with stand-in host John Oliver, in which he opened up the conversation with a simple "fuck you!," before dismantling the right's inability to see race in even the most blatantly racist events. His Nightly Show will seem like even more of a godsend after Stewart departs for non-Daily pastures. SC

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