Lately it's often seemed that Jon Stewart really doesn't enjoy his job anymore. It's hard to be funny when it's just not funny anymore. I mean, when crazy people who talk about grandma not being shovel-ready are actually making law and policy, we're so clearly looking down The Abyss of Stoopid™ that it's hard to be funny.
But even from his apparent slough of despond, sometimes Stewart and the rest of the Daily Show writers can still not only rise to the occasion, but produce brilliance. And this is right up there with Colbert's White House Correspondents Dinner masterpiece
Labels: Glenn Beck, Jon Stewart, satire