Late Friday afternoon, a photo surfaced of what appeared to be Jon Stewart of The Daily Show moshing at a Dead Kennedy’s and Front Line show in Richmond, Virginia in the early ’80s. All of this started when Irish photographer Willis Peele posted the above photo which he claimed was Stewart on his blog.
When I first saw this I was tripping out. The Daily Show is one of the only shows I watch on TV and Stewart just so happens to be my favorite TV personality. The very idea of Jon pitting it up at early punk and hardcore shows actually made my day. As I was looking to verify that the photo was of Stewart, it started to look more possible that this was him in that photo…. Continue reading after the jump….