Here’s Hannibal Buress’s “Secret” Audition Tape for ‘The Daily Show’


Hannibal Buress’s new show Why? with Hannibal Buress premieres tomorrow, but if Comedy Central’s to be believed, he auditioned for Jon Stewart’s job first. The promo clip demonstrates just how bad Buress would have been at hosting a political news show while demonstrating that he’s still very good at being funny in his signature laid-back way. Watch the clip above, and don’t forget to voice your Barack-Obama-is-really-a-germaphobe conspiracy theories in the YouTube comments.