Trevor Who? Biz, Fans React to New ‘Daily Show’ Host and His Controversial Tweets

Trevor Who? Industry insiders and fans of “The Daily Show” are getting a quick education this morning on Trevor Noah, the 31-year-old South African comedian who is to take the reins of the Comedy Central franchise later this year.

Amid the congratulations, controversy is brewing over some questionable Tweets Noah seemingly posted between 2010 and 2014, further illustrating that nothing stays hidden on the Internet.

https://twitter.com/Trevornoah/status/490055703898632192
https://twitter.com/efredman/status/582718587195908097

https://twitter.com/Trevornoah/status/141229204829249536

https://twitter.com/therealroseanne/status/582727771350142977

Still, the news of Noah’s promotion was met with congratulations across the Twittersphere, from Chris Rock to Amy Schumer.

https://twitter.com/BruceWhitten/status/582544316570054657

What do you think of Comedy Central’s choice to replace Jon Stewart?

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