Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ Farewell Generates Twitter Bonanza


Jon Stewart’s farewell episode on The Daily Show generated 232,000 Tweets about the program, seen 26,390,000 times by an audience of 4,273,000 people in the U.S. (including 3 hours before and after the show), according to Nielsen.

That includes 115,110 around the hashtag #JonVoyage, 101,160 Tweets around Jon Stewart, and 39,744 around Daily Show, between 11 PM ET yesterday and 3 AM ET today, according to Amobee Brand Intelligence Twitter data.

Stephen Colbert generated the most Tweets in that period, among the show’s former correspondents who returned to say so-long last night. Colbert clocked 6,669, which is good news for CBS, where he’s launching next month…

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