While the gang over at Reddit may have taken some of the credit for convincing the Daily Show and Colbert Report crews to have a rally in DC to rival Glenn Beck's rally, it turns out that Jon Stewart had been planning the Rally to Restore [...]
Happy election day! I really hope you go out and vote, especially if you live in California and can vote for making weed legal. I mean, the Tea Party is scary and everything, but legal weed! Come on, bros!
There has been enough talk about the political implications of this weekend's Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. What about its impact on comedy? Its success as comedy? The acts broadcast from the stage have gotten a mixed reaction (ranging [...]
Apparently, the National Parks Department let the permit for the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear leak out, giving a preliminary schedule of events as well as a few of the big names already on board. Here's what the lineup may look like:# [...]
Yesterday's New York Times crossword had a theme that revealed itself as you completed it. That theme? The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. I'm not a big crossword guy, but does this happen a lot? Does Will Shortz dedicate entire puzzles [...]
Jon Stewart was on Larry King Live last night to discuss the upcoming Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. He assures Larry that the rally is not political. Sure thing, Jon, but something tells me that that's now how the 24 hour networks are [...]
Next week, The Daily Show will be taping in Washington DC as they ramp up to the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. And next Wednesday, Jon Stewart will welcome Barack Obama to the show, the first time a sitting president has appeared as a [...]
Interested in hitching a free ride to DC for the Rally to Restore Sanity, courtesy of Arriana Huffington and her army of interns? Here's the form to sign up for a ride, although hurry! Signups close on Friday.
Obama endorsed Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity yesterday at a small gathering in Richmond, VA: "I was amused -- Jon Stewart, you know, the host of The Daily Show, apparently he's going to host a rally called something like Americans in [...]
Last night on The Daily Show, Arianna Huffington announced that she'd be offering up free bus service from Manhattan to DC for Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert's Rally to Restore Sanity/March to Keep Fear Alive on October 30th. I wonder if [...]
Here's a sobering counterpoint to the hype surrounding the upcoming Rally to Restore Sanity being organized by the Stewart and Colbert camps: "This upcoming event in Washington just takes the formerly disruptive Daily Show model and marks its [...]
The NYT's David Carr takes on the Stewart/Colbert rally and the fine line between entertainment and politics they're trying to walk: "Yet there he was on his show, chanting about the event he is leading, 'It’s happening, people. It is [...]