There was a time when I expected this after every election: a deep feeling of depression. But more recent events had lulled me into thinking that, at least once in a while, the majority of the electorate (at least in my area) would share a few of my political views. Oh, the naiveté! Once again I’ve learned my lesson. Yesterday Massachusetts did the previously unthinkable—voted in Scott Brown, a conservative Republican, to fill the seat left by Ted Kennedy. A man who thinks waterboarding is just one more okay form of torture, and who will…ah, never mind the details, I’m sure you’ve read them by now.[Deep breath.]
Well, if you can’t win, the next best thing is to laugh. So, if you’d like a good laugh—and I’m pretty sure people of all parties can laugh at this one—take a look at Jon Stewart on The Daily Show. If it doesn’t display correctly for you on this page, you can watch it here.
|The Daily Show With Jon Stewart||Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c|