Vance DeGeneres is a former correspondent for The Daily Show.
On The Daily Show, DeGeneres would occasionally present a feature done in the style of a Dateline NBC report, known as “Tale of Survival.” In it, a trivial incident was reported as if it had been dangerous and serious, such as the time a cat was stuck in a tree for over a week.
Between pre-filmed portions, DeGeneres would appear in the studio hiding behind various set decorations or apparatus, describing the events in greater frightful detail.
Unlike other Daily Show pieces, this one would be divided by a commercial break to accentuate the anticlimactic aspect.
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