Category Archives: Stephen Colbert

Swiftboating Climate Change

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Why I Miss Cable

Stephen Colbert takes on Obama birth litigator Orly Taitz:

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Conservatives and Irony

I have long held that ideological conservatives lack a sense of irony. Proof comes today from Ohio State University, which found that conservatives don’t ‘get’ the Colbert Report: (W)e found that individual-level political ideology significantly predicted perceptions of Colbert’s political … Continue reading

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A Comedy of CNBC Errors

CNBC, that cheerleader of Invisible Hands, got taken down this week by Comedy Central. For those who missed it, here’s the video: The Daily Show With Jon StewartM – Th 11p / 10c CNBC Gives Financial Advice Daily Show Full … Continue reading

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Glenn Beck’s Tinfoil Hat

The march to the Last Stand continues. The LA Times reports today: Before Glenn Beck started his new show on Fox News in January, he sat down with Roger Ailes, the network’s chief executive, to make sure they were on … Continue reading

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