Major Blackout in Manhattan | The Daily Show

  • Published on:  7/18/2019
  • When the lights went out in a huge swath of New York City, residents adapted by directing traffic themselves, and Broadway stars took their shows to the streets.Subscribe to The Daily Show: Follow The Daily Show:Twitter: full episodes of The Daily Show for free: Comedy Central:Twitter: The Daily Show:Trevor Noah and The World's Fakest News Team tackle the biggest stories in news, politics and pop culture.The Daily Show with Trevor Noah airs weeknights at 11/10c on Comedy Central.


  • Damien Darhk
    Damien Darhk 1 months ago+1287

    Fox News Headline: “Trevor Noah directed Russia to attack US electrical grids for his own personal gain”

  • David Olorunsomo
    David Olorunsomo 1 months ago+1969

    If there's a 24 hour period of uninterrupted electricity in Nigeria, citizens begin to panic

  • Roni Vv
    Roni Vv 1 months ago+888

    “I’m sorry Mother Earth, I’ll recycle more” 😆

  • Brainstormer623
    Brainstormer623 1 months ago+800

    Did he seriously do a bunch of jokes about a blackout?
    Talk about dark humor.

  • bananaboat805
    bananaboat805 1 months ago+233

    Has anyone checked if the fridge magnets are still working??

  • ModelosPR
    ModelosPR 1 months ago+339

    (Watching this video from Puerto Rico, after being without electricity for months after hurricane Maria)
    Soooo... electricity took a whole 5 hours to be restore... yeah.... cute.

  • Fatme Jebai
    Fatme Jebai 1 months ago+922

    Men we are use to black out in Africa Every day 🤣🤣😂😂😂 . We sure know how to handle those lol

  • Muhammed Asghar
    Muhammed Asghar 1 months ago+361

    Manhattan: faces blackout
    Manhattan residents: "ugh life sucks without electricity"
    Pakistanis: "First time?"

  • lil jane
    lil jane 1 months ago+397

    Greetings from Russia. We got you, Trevor ☺️👍

  • Abhishek Saha
    Abhishek Saha 1 months ago+315

    Blackout: One day in New York, Everyday in India

  • Fatme Jebai
    Fatme Jebai 1 months ago+465

    "Love is in the air. Because of all the subway masterbaters" - Trevor Noah, 2019

  • أسامه ناصر
    أسامه ناصر 1 months ago+407

    Big deal, in Syria it's a strange day if there is no blackout

  • Chinedu Opara
    Chinedu Opara 21 days ago+29

    New York blackout: Life completely disrupted, shit grinds to a halt.
    Nigeria blackout: "You mean at one point we actually HAD electricity? It's a lie."

  • Calvince
    Calvince 1 months ago+256

    you mean black outs make news? here in africa it is every second,we are used to this.

  • madeniran is the Best
    madeniran is the Best 1 months ago+363

    I guess aliens from Area 51 came to New York.
    Now all those people can’t come to Area 51 expecting to find Aliens

  • Brandon Parker
    Brandon Parker 1 months ago+96

    Funny how it takes a crisis and tragedy to bring people together

  • TheErnieforss
    TheErnieforss 1 months ago+142

    Amazing Spiderman was right. Citizen doing the cops job. "Get those cranes in a row for Spiderman!"

  • Shayne McC
    Shayne McC 1 months ago+98

    I was there and people were locked in elevators. It was crazy

  • Muhammed Limbada
    Muhammed Limbada 28 days ago+31

    Now the Americans know load shedding
    Trevor, you thought you could escape.

  • Abdisalam Farah
    Abdisalam Farah 1 months ago+51

    Last time New York had a blackout, many babies were conceived in New York as result - I bet next year they will have record number of babies. Families go to bed early without Netflix.