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Stewart Gets Serious, Makes the Case for Sanity

by Matthew L. Schafer Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert welcomed thousands to the National Mall this afternoon. While the fake-news hosts dubbed the event “Rally to Restore Sanity,” Stewart’s final speech was a recognition that sanity, while leaving Washington and … Continue reading

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Journalists Left on Sidelines as Stewart Questions Obama

by Matthew L. Schafer Last night, Jon Stewart and President Barack Obama gently sparred over what Stewart hinted was a lack of progress.  The Daily Show visit comes just three days before Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s “Rally to Restore Sanity … Continue reading

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My View: Media Will Choose Status Quo Over Sanity in Coverage of Stewart Rally

by Matthew L. Schafer Porta-potties.  Oh the horrible irony.  This Saturday’s Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear was billed by Jon Stewart, host of The Daily Show, as a rally “for some nice people to get together for fun… and … Continue reading

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