And so it concludes. With the final night of Trevor Noah’s “Daily Show” stint from Chicago ending, we are left with — what?
Is Steve Harvey still in town? Oprah? Donahue?
Actually, Oprah did make an appearance in Thursday’s pre-credits opening bit. Noah tried to say farewell to the city, pointedly mentioning “Sears Tower.” Props for the throwback reference. Extra credit would have been given for “Waveland Golf Course.”
And then Ms. Winfrey appeared in the clouds, trying to calm him down.
It’s a little sad, Chicago, that two of Noah’s pretend celebrity visits here — to Obama’s South Side house and with an ethereal Winfrey — were with people who haven’t lived in...