Franklin's 50th "Peanuts" Anniversary | The Daily Show

  • Ajoutée 10 août 2018
  • In honor of the 50th anniversary of Franklin being introduced as the first black “Peanuts” character, Trevor and Roy Wood Jr. break down his most cringeworthy appearances.
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  • The Ease .S
    The Ease .S Il y a mois

    pause at 5:24

  • Letitia Jones
    Letitia Jones Il y a mois

    And everybody else has the same chairs except Franklin...they just pulled out that old pink and white lawn chair from the backyard and sprayed it with a hose.

  • Terrence Harris-Hughes
    Terrence Harris-Hughes Il y a 3 mois

    Have they ever had Josh Johnson do a segment

  • Darz Zero
    Darz Zero Il y a 4 mois

    Talk about Franklin sitting by himself.. but were was my boy pig pen (joking, )

  • robagiuffre
    robagiuffre Il y a 4 mois +1

    i can't stand this guy. i loved the old daily show. i actually went to a live studio show in the stewart's first season in 1999 when i was a senior in high school...back when they used to have a banner at the end of the show that said "for free tickets write to:" the studio was in hell's kitchen. but i don't even watch this guy passively. just when he says something annoying. fuck him.

  • Random Hajile
    Random Hajile Il y a 4 mois +1

    How can people tolerate this kind of filth so blindly? How can you politically indoctrinated individuals stand by while snakes like Trevor turn innocent childhood characters into weapons for a political motive? This character doesn't "represent" anything, and you should all be ASHAMED.

  • Travis Campbell
    Travis Campbell Il y a 4 mois

    Yeah makes no sense

  • SpookyRoseV
    SpookyRoseV Il y a 4 mois

    Honestly I find it heartbreaking that while diversity is growing in the media ,but alt-righters constant rant that basically anything that isn’t a straight, white cis male is “part of an NPC SJW political agenda”

    DOLO BROLIC Il y a 4 mois

    ......franklin ....the “token” black kid.....😉thanks

  • VCR Time Machine
    VCR Time Machine Il y a 4 mois

    The Peanuts comic strip is sacred text to me. Do not mock this lady.

  • unapologeticwhiteman Winner
    unapologeticwhiteman Winner Il y a 4 mois +2

    oh for fucks sake... it's just a fucking comic strip.

  • Fila Fuentes
    Fila Fuentes Il y a 4 mois

    I died laughing omg so funny

  • Thunderboy Echo
    Thunderboy Echo Il y a 4 mois

    Charles Schulz fought hard to include Franklin. He took a lot of shit for it. Gotta respect that.

  • Frank Herrera
    Frank Herrera Il y a 4 mois

    So why didn't the Supremes, the Four Tops, The Jackson Five have a white person? Racists mo-fos.

  • Jose De La Luz
    Jose De La Luz Il y a 4 mois +3

    Black Panther was in comics in 1966...

  • tim w
    tim w Il y a 5 mois +1

    This moron is racist

  • A
    A Il y a 5 mois

    The difference between those two, one rape a toddler on an effort to cure its Aids, the other one is fictitious.

  • Michael Baker
    Michael Baker Il y a 5 mois

    Can't win. If they had portrayed him as a kid just like the others, people would have been saying they "whitened" him up.

  • Ambient Hex
    Ambient Hex Il y a 5 mois

    Childish Bambino - This Is America -

  • King James James 1. 1
    King James James 1. 1 Il y a 5 mois +1

    Pretty fucking dope of her.

  • N. Al-N.
    N. Al-N. Il y a 5 mois

    Schulz was a good man

    BETTREK Il y a 5 mois +1


  • Vegas Mitchell
    Vegas Mitchell Il y a 5 mois +1

    "Bland Azz white folks Turkey"!! 🤣

  • Joe Beaulieu
    Joe Beaulieu Il y a 5 mois

    Has What?

  • Joe Beaulieu
    Joe Beaulieu Il y a 5 mois

    I just don't think he's funny at all

  • Joe Beaulieu
    Joe Beaulieu Il y a 5 mois

    I don't know what you are talking about! I am not a racist

  • Trakouri Jackson
    Trakouri Jackson Il y a 5 mois

    5:23 is a photo opt for a t-shirt

  • John Russell
    John Russell Il y a 6 mois

    Sooo , does this have anything to do with GTA naming buddy Franklin

  • Les Rogers
    Les Rogers Il y a 6 mois

    Trevor, that "Lady" instigated something that made a statement that was seen by 100M people in 1968. Probably didn't change much of anything, but significantly better than doing nothing. And here 50 years later it's still got you talking. So yes, it was only peanuts, but the nearest thing she had to social media.

  • brad lafferty
    brad lafferty Il y a 6 mois

    Trashing Republicans on a daily basis because we're.....evil, .....bored.....jealous.....assholes....devils puppet.....garbage tv, Hey if your getting your political info from a channel based on stand up comedy you deserve your life

  • Yvette Mckinzie
    Yvette Mckinzie Il y a 7 mois

    I died at "baby shaft"

    WHISKEY JACK Il y a 7 mois

    Trevor is still an Idiot and why is he showing a self portrait?

  • BugZ B
    BugZ B Il y a 7 mois +1

    "Why cant franklin just do the hokie pokie" 😁😁😁

  • Tom Ryan
    Tom Ryan Il y a 7 mois

    Fuck Franklin

  • JP
    JP Il y a 7 mois

    The black guy didn’t die in the first episode

  • ??
    ?? Il y a 7 mois

    If its not a story on trump, its about race. Pretty sad.

  • Cap Anson
    Cap Anson Il y a 7 mois

    racist bullcrap

  • Brian Johnson
    Brian Johnson Il y a 7 mois

    A cartoon joke.

  • Silas
    Silas Il y a 8 mois +1

    The daily show is garbage
    Canned laughs

  • Mary Rose Kent
    Mary Rose Kent Il y a 8 mois

    Nice Superfly reference, Roy!

  • Victoria
    Victoria Il y a 8 mois

    loooool when franklin started singing this is america

  • Kevin Bethea
    Kevin Bethea Il y a 8 mois

    Fffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff$ffffffffffffff forthright and a stove are are 5th and the other one down strait in the bar area and a a another way

  • Andrew A
    Andrew A Il y a 8 mois

    Lol when black have nothing better to be proud of other than when the whites let them join their clubs.

  • Mister Turk Turkle
    Mister Turk Turkle Il y a 8 mois +1


  • Carl Boatmen
    Carl Boatmen Il y a 8 mois


  • Fearn’s Antics
    Fearn’s Antics Il y a 8 mois +1

    100 million Peanuts comic strip readers?!?! Wow didn’t know that. Trevor you expressed distaste that the old lady would turn to Charles Schultz after MLK murder... that it’s strange to turn to a comic strip for change. Don’t you consider yourself a comedian? You’re constantly bringing up civil rights issues and calling for change. I might be wrong but, based on exposure, I guess you can say that Franklin did more for civil rights than you do? 😉

  • C gatz
    C gatz Il y a 8 mois

    trevor is jealous of franklin ,because he's" all black"

  • KC NotQuiteHD
    KC NotQuiteHD Il y a 8 mois +1

    I only recently found out that there really is a cartoon called, “This is America, Charlie Brown.” Lol!

  • Miss BloopTart
    Miss BloopTart Il y a 8 mois +1

    For all of you moaning and groaning, you do realize this is all a joke, right? They aren't as pissy about a comic character as much as you all are pissy at the thought of someone being pissy over a comic character. Come on, the Thanksgiving bit was a JOKE. Get over it.

  • Edrees Panjshiri
    Edrees Panjshiri Il y a 8 mois +1

    This is America

  • cookie22100
    cookie22100 Il y a 8 mois

    That was hilarious 😂

  • CrimsonRat7548 My Roblox Vids SUCK!!!

    Well charlie brown is 55 years old and snoopy is long dead

  • Parker aka Name Family
    Parker aka Name Family Il y a 8 mois

    That's how white people help lol

  • Doug Breazeale
    Doug Breazeale Il y a 8 mois

    What's wrong with FAKE NEWS shows like the Daily Show and CNN etc is that all of them do their best to make an agenda more important than freedom.
    Something that cost blood to obtain and can be lost by the whims of those deemed to be our rulers.

  • Emelia Bailey
    Emelia Bailey Il y a 8 mois

    Do you realize you have more FRclip subscribers then Will Smith.

  • Bruce Wang
    Bruce Wang Il y a 8 mois +1

    Dear trevor noah,
    You are the worst, your "jokes" fall short everytime. The people who find you entertaining, enjoy how you pander to their victimhood more than anything else. Ignorant people watch programs like yours and believe themselves to be informed on political views, but all you do is say what everyone else is already saying. You aren't daring and you aren't clever.
    Please stop being who you are immediately.

  • Michael Tepes
    Michael Tepes Il y a 8 mois

    We just broke The DaVinci Code of Charlie Brown racism LOL

  • Matthew Cosby
    Matthew Cosby Il y a 8 mois +1

    They say we have cultural differences but then when you show the differences, they cry about it being a stereotype. For goodness sakes, complaining to complain, typical.

  • Poco the Pupper
    Poco the Pupper Il y a 8 mois +1

    **draws some lines all over a peanuts character**
    "We just fixed American racism"

  • C gatz
    C gatz Il y a 8 mois +1

    trevor uses his black half to push his racist political bullshit

  • Steve Levandoski
    Steve Levandoski Il y a 8 mois

    They forgot the part where Schultz's editor asked him to change it and get rid of Franklin and he said, "Well, Larry, let’s put it this way: Either you print it just the way I draw it or I quit. How’s that?.

  • IW EU
    IW EU Il y a 8 mois +1

    Hey Trev, you should consider making a return to South Africa. I hear appartide revenge is in full swing. Maybe you could tell your jokes there to kick off the genocide. Clearly that's what you want.

  • thellow drog
    thellow drog Il y a 8 mois

    The Falcons are going to win the Super Bowl this year 👍 👍

  • Louise K
    Louise K Il y a 8 mois

    She knew the way to touch the mind of the public is to get a hold of the children.

  • Ray R.
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  • Li B
    Li B Il y a 8 mois

    That was crazy funny. I'm still laughing while typing. Lol

  • Natalie Bell
    Natalie Bell Il y a 8 mois

    Woooow is all I gotta say when they had Franklin dancin to "This is America" 😆

  • Rockin BoBokkin
    Rockin BoBokkin Il y a 8 mois

    So Franklin is a stereotype of blacks in America bringing the jams and the dance to the party?
    Jazz, blues, rock, rap.....oh wait, that really happened. Congrats Franklin! Keep on kicking out the jams, bunk that ol hokey-pokey!

  • metal shadow
    metal shadow Il y a 8 mois

    this IS america

  • John Smith
    John Smith Il y a 8 mois

    So you'd rather have Franklin act like a cracker than have his own personality?

  • Srinivas Ilango
    Srinivas Ilango Il y a 8 mois

    Dirty little racists disliking this video.

  • Joshua Cisneros
    Joshua Cisneros Il y a 8 mois

    People actually read the newspaper.

  • neb519
    neb519 Il y a 8 mois +1

    Can't believe you're still on the air

  • Joycr Waites
    Joycr Waites Il y a 8 mois +5

    The facial expressions of the rival team are priceless!

  • Nerd
    Nerd Il y a 8 mois

    Add me on snapchat: Nerdism74

    BRENT PARKER Il y a 8 mois +1

    Regarding the rapping Franklin clip, yeah it's hilariously awkward to look at now. But, A) according to Wikipedia, "It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown" "was produced in 1992 but unlike previous specials it was not shown on CBS, and remained unseen until Paramount released it on video in 1996 alongside 1966's Charlie Brown's All-Stars." So out of all the "Peanuts" specials that aired on TV, they picked a clip from one that never did and was held back from the public for four years. And B) it was the 90s. Even Mickey Mouse had a rap album in the 90s. (Seriously, it was called "Mickey Unrapped.")

  • sesh *u*
    sesh *u* Il y a 8 mois


  • Tanisha Burks
    Tanisha Burks Il y a 8 mois

    The end tho!! Lmbo.

  • Obsideon 13
    Obsideon 13 Il y a 8 mois

    The dog cooked the dinner.

  • Mr. Morris
    Mr. Morris Il y a 8 mois


  • Jasmin Bush
    Jasmin Bush Il y a 8 mois +1

    *A hefty belly full of laughter* 😂😂😂

  • Jambudgaming
    Jambudgaming Il y a 8 mois

    ah, peanuts, such a classic, met them through Charlie Brown's Cyclopedia, read some comic strips later

  • superfisher28
    superfisher28 Il y a 8 mois

    I love how Trevor makes a southern accent when he portrays the racist police. No wonder people in the south and Midwest hate the media. They are marginalized by them daily. Keep it up Noah you'll have 4 more years of MAGA.

  • OW! He bit me.
    OW! He bit me. Il y a 8 mois

    The F.ri.en.ds part was so true

  • Nana mbaye
    Nana mbaye Il y a 8 mois

    This shows how ignorant whites are. I dont remember ever seeing Franklyn. RACIST MOTHER FUCKERS!

  • Austin Molitor
    Austin Molitor Il y a 8 mois

    I like Franklin's version.

  • Dr. Jh Irons
    Dr. Jh Irons Il y a 8 mois

    Should've used a Nas rap song...

  • Jack Barron
    Jack Barron Il y a 8 mois

    Trevor Noah is soooo funny

    • Bruce Wang
      Bruce Wang Il y a 8 mois

      Jack Barron this joke you just made was so much better than any of the "jokes" made in the video. Well played sir, well played.

  • teddybruscie
    teddybruscie Il y a 8 mois

    And there was Token in South Park. Lol

  • H.N.I.C
    H.N.I.C Il y a 8 mois

    Stop it Asians had to li be with that fuckin Apu stereotype since we'll now

  • Jack Middleton
    Jack Middleton Il y a 8 mois +1

    God dam it I thought for one fucking video I was going to see something wholesome from this guy and not more complaining.

    • Bruce Wang
      Bruce Wang Il y a 8 mois

      Jack Middleton every clip I have ever seen from this twat has been the most cringe worthy pile of garbage. He has nothing original or clever to say

  • Precious Michael
    Precious Michael Il y a 8 mois +1

    Franklin dancing to This is America _GOTT_ me

  • Sinister AyeKay
    Sinister AyeKay Il y a 8 mois

    Not to be racist or nothing, but you should be thankful that you have a "black" person on the tv/newspaper

  • David Smith
    David Smith Il y a 8 mois

    Obama put kids in cages. Google it

  • Dads Life
    Dads Life Il y a 8 mois

    Loved this !!

  • Salt Sniffer
    Salt Sniffer Il y a 8 mois +1

    1.6k people hate franklin

  • Teddy McCall
    Teddy McCall Il y a 8 mois

    Franklin wanted sweet potatoe pie and not pumpkin so he sat by himself in protest LOL

  • OptimusX1972
    OptimusX1972 Il y a 8 mois

    Schulz didn't have much control over the animated stuff, so he wasn't able to control what happened to the Thanksgiving table scene.

  • Versailles
    Versailles Il y a 8 mois

    Who the fuck cares
    Skin color still matters to you Trevor? Fuck you this is why you’ll still be a biased liberal son of a bitch cause you are so sensitive you still view skin color as a social hierarchy..
    Skin color should define this as a break through
    We are all human beings

  • First Last
    First Last Il y a 8 mois +1

    Trevor always pushing race to divide Americans.

    • Bruce Wang
      Bruce Wang Il y a 8 mois

      First Last well that's a thought I didn't want to envision but it sounds true

    • First Last
      First Last Il y a 8 mois

      So OTOH, Trevor is the Bukkake B!tch, with the rest of the liberal's standing in a circle over him?

    • Bruce Wang
      Bruce Wang Il y a 8 mois

      First Last yeah and he's only regurgitating the garbage that every other daily and late night show say. They are all one big circle jerk