Jon Stewart says welfare rancher Cliven Bundy desecrates American flag

Political satirist Jon Stewart devoted the opening segment of “The Daily Show” last night to a scorching attack on renegade Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his supporters. Bundy has been grazing his cattle on federal lands for decades while refusing to pay the fees other ranchers pay. Courts repeatedly have ruled against him, and the Nevada State Constitution recognizes the federal government’s authority in this case. But Bundy steadfastly has defied the law, while a gang of armed militia types have rallied to his defense....

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Jon Stewart mocks Fox News for its theories on how Reagan would have dealt with Ukraine

The talking  heads at Fox News have yet to learn that the Reagan administration’s handling of foreign policy wasn’t always exemplary. Jon  Stewart made this very point in hilarious fashion on last night’s edition of “The Daily Show.” THIS PIECE offers a partial transcript and two video clips of Stewart’s brilliant response to right-wing rhetoric on the issue of how our sainted 40th president would have handled the recent situation in...

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Is the Supreme Court afraid of Jon Stewart?

As we see HERE, a certain legal analyst says the answer to the question above is yes: Discussing his latest piece in the New Yorker magazine, CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin scolded the United States Supreme Court for continuing to refuse to allow television cameras into that body during oral arguments. Toobin told CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer that he has a theory as to why the Court will not allow television cameras in during proceedings: they do not want to be made the butt of comedian Jon Stewart’s jokes. Why don’t they have cameras...

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Jon Stewart exposes hypocrisy of Wall Street stooges at CNBC and Fox Business

  Once again, political satirist Jon Stewart and his staff of writers and researchers have put the so-called serious media to shame on a major news story. In this case, Stewart & Co. devastatingly mock the pseudo-experts at CNBC and Fox Business Network for their whining about the fine imposed on JPMorgan Chase for chiseling customers by selling them dubious investments based on shaky mortgages. (Take special note of how Stewart mocks the insufferably smug Maria Bartiromo and the wildly hypocritical Jim Cramer of CNBC....

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In one swell foop, Jon Stewart deftly derides Republican rhetoric and the media’s false equivalencies

This some funny stuff: [youtube]http://youtu.be/L6uqg62xog0[/youtube]

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