Jon Stewart of The Daily Show boosts sales of book on autism

The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashida jumped to  No. 2 from No. 556 on Amazon, more than a month after its release, the day after a guest appearance by co-translator David Mitchell (Cloud Atlas) on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Stewart says on the show, which aired […]

Night of Too Many Stars – How good was it?

Night of Too Many Stars, taped on February 28 at the Beacon Theatre in New York City and aired this past Sunday, is an autism benefit that is not orchestrated by Autism Speaks. Want to know some other key facts about the show? ~It was founded by  Robert Smigel whose own son was diagnosed with autism […]

The “Night of Too Many Stars” to raise money for autism education programs

NEW YORK – The  “Night of Too Many Stars” telethon will be aired this Sunday, March 8 on The Comedy Network. This will include such stars as Amy Schumer, Sarah Silverman, Bill Burr, Steve Buscemi, Gilbert Gottfried, Chris Rock plus many others,The event aims to raise money for autism educational programs. Viewers will be able […]