Jon Stewart Scores A Big Win For 9/11 Responders As Congress Will Reauthorize Health Fund

Screenshot POLITICUS USA Jon Stewart’s lobbying has paid off as Congress will extend the 9/11 responders health care fund for five more years as part of the omnibus spending bill. Roll Call reported: Another outstanding measure, one that would reauthorize health care spending for 9/11 responders, was on track to be added to the omnibus.… More Jon Stewart Scores A Big Win For 9/11 Responders As Congress Will Reauthorize Health Fund

Watch Jon Stewart Shame Senate Republicans Over Stonewalling of 9/11 First Responders Bill

NEWS.MIC Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart exploded out of retirement on Thursday to deliver a stinging rebuke to Senate Republicans who he blamed for Congress’ failure to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act. The act provided federally funded healthcare benefits to 9/11 first responders who suffered from ailments caused by exposure to… More Watch Jon Stewart Shame Senate Republicans Over Stonewalling of 9/11 First Responders Bill

Jon Stewart: “Bullsh*t Is Everywhere”

COMMON DREAMS After 16 years of truth-telling, Jon Stewart’s final Daily Show was alternately caustic, touching and rowdy as he brought out scores of cameo stars, former targets and clearly-much-loved co-conspirators, the last of whom, Stephen Colbert, delivered an ad-hoc heartfelt tribute that brought Stewart to tears. Fittingly, he ended with an impassioned call for… More Jon Stewart: “Bullsh*t Is Everywhere”

Kochs And ALEC Make War Against Americans And Pope Francis Public

Power corrupts…absolute power corrupts absolutely… POLITICUS USA Republicans love wars, and over the past decade it appears it does not matter one iota who they are at war with; just so they get to wreak death and destruction on human beings. Oh it is true they love little more than waging war against Muslims on… More Kochs And ALEC Make War Against Americans And Pope Francis Public

Jon Stewart Ends 16 Years With One Last Rant About ‘Bulls**t’ (VIDEO)

In other news: Jon Stewart has left the building but before leaving he had this to say… TPM LIVEWIRE Jon Stewart said farewell to “The Daily Show” after 16 years on Thursday night with one last rant against all the bullshit we put up with each day — from lying about ugly babies to the Patriot… More Jon Stewart Ends 16 Years With One Last Rant About ‘Bulls**t’ (VIDEO)

A Daily Dozen of Jon Stewart’s Best Moments

TIME MAGAZINE (Subscriber Exclusive) JAN. 11, 1999 Stewart hosts his first Daily Show episode, with guest Michael J. Fox. Correspondent Stephen Colbert reports on merchandise inspired by Bill Clinton’s ongoing impeachment trial. JULY 17, 1999 Comedy Central announces that The Daily Show will helm the network’s “Indecision 2000″ presidential-race coverage. The show’s commentary on the… More A Daily Dozen of Jon Stewart’s Best Moments

Jon Stewart’s real threat to Fox News: You don’t get to define patriotism!

SALON Post-9/11, critiquing the right meant you hated the country. Stewart was the perfect foil for that false patriotism As we enter the final days of Jon Stewart’s tenure as host of “The Daily Show” there has been a flurry of information about Stewart’s impact. Beyond top 10 lists, we have also learned that Stewart had… More Jon Stewart’s real threat to Fox News: You don’t get to define patriotism!

Obama held secret meetings with Jon Stewart

Obama Held Secret Meetings With Jon Stewart RAW STORY President Barack Obama summoned television host Jon Stewart to the White House on several occasions before he made major announcements, according to a Politico article that revealed the secret connection between “The Daily Show” host and the president. News of the private meetings surfaced Tuesday as Stewart prepares to… More Obama held secret meetings with Jon Stewart

Obama ‘Issues An Executive Order’ Telling Jon Stewart He Can’t Leave (VIDEO)

ADDICTING INFO Tuesday made The Daily Show history. It was the last time that President Obama would appear on the show across from Jon Stewart. Tuesday was also Obama’s seventh appearance on The Daily Show, although he was only president for three of appearances. The president was on for the entire duration of the show and… More Obama ‘Issues An Executive Order’ Telling Jon Stewart He Can’t Leave (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart blasts ‘a*shole’ McKinney cop: ‘How do you go from a pool party to this?’

THE RAW STORY ile Daily Show host Jon Stewart was aghast on Monday at the incident involving McKinney, Texas police Cpl. Eric Casebolt and a group of black teenagers, he did get a chuckle out of video showing Casebolt barrel-rolling through the scene. “I’ve never seen a cop run through a frame and do a… More Jon Stewart blasts ‘a*shole’ McKinney cop: ‘How do you go from a pool party to this?’