The Cricket's Daily 3: Jon Stewart's doing OK
Published: July 10, 2013 10:12AM
Updated: June 28, 2013 09:19AM
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Egyptian men reflected on mirror as they watch Jon Stewart on a TV screen at a coffee shop, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, June 22, 2013. Jon Stewart has appeared on Egypt's top satirical TV program, modeled after his own program "The Daily Show." Stewart was brought to the set wearing a black hood and introduced by host Bassem Youssef as a captured foreign spy. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• A bearded Jon Stewart checked in, via Skype, with “The Daily Show” – to talk about his break to direct a political drama, “Rosewater.” [The Hollywood Reporter]

• Another day, another incident of Alec Baldwin going nuts on Twitter at a reporter. [Entertainment Weekly]

• There are lots of stories about James Gandolfini's funeral out there, but Matt Zoller Seitz' account is particularly touching. [Vulture]