This Summer in … TV
Summer is not, traditionally, television's strongest season. Most shows run on a fall to spring schedule, leaving us without our favorite characters on the warmest nights. But this summer there were some interesting trends, especially on cable and Netflix which shy away from the traditional fall-to-spring model.
Watch: John Oliver Debuts as Host of ‘The Daily Show’
John Oliver debuted as temporary host of The Daily Show on Monday, and it was about as funny and easy of a transition as anybody could have hoped for. Oliver, who will host the show for three months while Jon Stewart directs his debut feature, Rosewater, did his best to address the transition. ("Let's just…