Jon Stewart reveals his inner maroon


The Daily Show anchor Jon Stewart has an undergrad degree from the College of William and Mary, which presented him with an honorary doctorate when he gave its 2004 commencement address. But he also has a tie to Chicago: Kahane Corn, AB’84, is the show’s coexecutive producer.

This winter, when Corn—an English major who started her career as a documentary filmmaker—gave the keynote talk at Taking the Next Step 2007, the Career and Planning Services (CAPS) annual program for third-years in the College, she brought along a video greeting from her boss.


The schtik is old but the delivery’s hip.

April 2, 2007