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LostInAnomie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-01-10 03:02 PM
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44. Ed never has been too bright.
A hit dog barks, I guess.
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  -The fact that Ed is throwing a tantrum the day before the FUCKING MIDTERMS over Stewart. . . wndycty  Nov-01-10 01:50 PM   #0 
  - Ed got his sensitive widdle feelings hurt.  ananda   Nov-01-10 01:52 PM   #1 
  - Bless you people who can listen to him. Gives new meaning to blowhard..n/t  monmouth   Nov-01-10 01:54 PM   #2 
  - +1  immoderate   Nov-01-10 02:26 PM   #20 
  - To be honest, I don't listen to or watch any of them.  elocs   Nov-01-10 02:00 PM   #3 
  - If anything, I watch Rachel...  WCGreen   Nov-01-10 02:07 PM   #6 
     - How do you watch NPR?  taterguy   Nov-02-10 05:51 AM   #79 
  - All that sort of thing does is make Stewart/Colbert's point clearer. n/t  NRaleighLiberal   Nov-01-10 02:01 PM   #4 
  - Indeed!  JuniperLea   Nov-01-10 02:23 PM   #15 
  - Well, it makes the fact that their point was wrong clearer  jgraz   Nov-01-10 02:24 PM   #16 
  - In equating the left and right, Jon is bashing the left and not outside  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 02:31 PM   #22 
  - I didn't interpret it as bashing both sides on content...but on the style they occasionally use.  NRaleighLiberal   Nov-01-10 02:37 PM   #25 
  - Well, you're pretty amplified when you're speaking into a sound system  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 02:41 PM   #26 
     - yup!  NRaleighLiberal   Nov-01-10 03:01 PM   #43 
  - He didn't equate left and right. It was about 24/7 cable news that makes $$$ off of outrage.  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 02:57 PM   #39 
     - Right. And his show is on cable, iirc.  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 02:59 PM   #41 
        - I actually don't watch any of them, either!  NRaleighLiberal   Nov-01-10 03:02 PM   # 
        - I got totally burnt out during the Bush years.  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 03:07 PM   #50 
        - I hear what you're saying, too.  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:09 PM   #52 
           - Rachel is the best but I can't take all the bells and whistles.  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 03:18 PM   #60 
  - Amen. And he totally misunderstood the point. So he's pissed off about  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 02:56 PM   #35 
  - Thank you! well said.  Joe Fields   Nov-01-10 03:42 PM   #68 
  - yep the fact that they are taking it personally  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-10 02:57 PM   #38 
  - I understand why he wasn't happy, but he should have just blown Stewart off  AndrewP   Nov-01-10 02:07 PM   #5 
  - Of course he should spend alot of time on Stewarts false equivalency....  dennis4868   Nov-01-10 02:08 PM   #7 
  - And as one Ed caller said, Stewart could have taken the time to promote a vote  mzmolly   Nov-01-10 02:18 PM   #10 
  - Ed has been promoting a GOTV for weeks! He was just in MN campaigning for Clark.  mzmolly   Nov-01-10 02:15 PM   #8 
  - Maybe someone who works hard, tries to tell the truth, who is about the only person standing up for  TheKentuckian   Nov-01-10 02:17 PM   #9 
  - +1, nice post.  Poboy   Nov-01-10 02:18 PM   #11 
  - +1  mzmolly   Nov-01-10 02:22 PM   #13 
  - +1000  CatWoman   Nov-01-10 02:23 PM   #14 
  - NAILED iiiiit. (/jon stewart falsetto)  jgraz   Nov-01-10 02:25 PM   #17 
  - +1 Sad that social justice is now a "fringe" viewpoint for some Democrats  Prism   Nov-01-10 02:26 PM   #19 
  - Thank you!  EFerrari   Nov-01-10 02:30 PM   #21 
  - +1  leftstreet   Nov-01-10 02:36 PM   #24 
  - +1  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-01-10 02:44 PM   #28 
  - I agree  SargeUNN   Nov-01-10 02:45 PM   #29 
  - And even for good people like Ed and Keith, the medium makes them part of the problem  Recursion   Nov-01-10 02:51 PM   #32 
  - The problem is unmitigated greed and willful ignorance.  TheKentuckian   Nov-01-10 03:02 PM   #45 
  - Regarding that quote from Stewart, my reaction was "And people  bullwinkle428   Nov-01-10 03:06 PM   #49 
     - Umm... can you explain? I don't see how he's being egotistical  Recursion   Nov-01-10 03:12 PM   #56 
  - Wham!!  moondust   Nov-01-10 02:51 PM   #33 
  - GRAND SLAM!!!  B Calm   Nov-01-10 02:55 PM   #34 
  - EXACTLY!!! nt  Raine   Nov-01-10 02:56 PM   #36 
  - +1  bullwinkle428   Nov-01-10 02:56 PM   #37 
  - Sweet.  Starry Messenger   Nov-01-10 02:58 PM   #40 
  - ROFL. You didn't understand the point either. Good to know.  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:00 PM   #42 
  - Enlighten us then. I'm happy to explain when I think folks aren't getting something  TheKentuckian   Nov-01-10 03:06 PM   #48 
  - link:  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:12 PM   #57 
     - That is not an explanation. What say you?  TheKentuckian   Nov-01-10 03:23 PM   #63 
        - I say I agree with the post to which I linked. Cable news manufactroversy 24/7  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:36 PM   #66 
  - wrong spot  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:11 PM   #55 
  - Excellent post.  sabrina 1   Nov-01-10 03:03 PM   #46 
  - I remember when there were pissing and moaning that their were no  tsuki   Nov-01-10 03:24 PM   #64 
  - +1, I believe his putting those great Democratic voices up on the same screen as the GOP morons was  Divine Discontent   Nov-01-10 03:48 PM   #70 
  - +1000 Totally agreed. Ed has worked his ass off for the middle class  donheld   Nov-01-10 10:34 PM   #71 
  - Exactly!  Waiting For Everyman   Nov-01-10 11:03 PM   #74 
  - I rec'd this thread to disseminate your response.  Kurovski   Nov-01-10 11:22 PM   #75 
  - +1000 for the best raging against the dying light I have heard on DU for some time!  Generic Other   Nov-01-10 11:44 PM   #76 
  - So, he should spend an entire show bitching about getting his feelings hurt?  PVnRT   Nov-02-10 06:27 AM   #80 
     - i have no infallible idol. If I had one alive it most likely would be Jon Stewart  TheKentuckian   Nov-02-10 09:52 AM   #82 
  - This is exactly the day to do it  jgraz   Nov-01-10 02:21 PM   #12 
  - Exactly where I am coming from. Fan of Jon's, Ed not so much, Jon is mistaken on this one.  glitch   Nov-01-10 02:43 PM   #27 
  - Ed is a clown  TheWebHead   Nov-01-10 02:26 PM   #18 
  - Doesn't change the fact that he's right in this case.  jgraz   Nov-01-10 03:15 PM   #59 
  - Bush was a clown and he wound up as the POTUS. Why push a good man down when he is on our side?  Major Hogwash   Nov-02-10 04:36 AM   #78 
  - Clearly this seems to be about HERO worship  SargeUNN   Nov-01-10 02:35 PM   #23 
  - Or maybe the hero worhsip is of Ed and Keith, who I am big fans of. . .  wndycty   Nov-01-10 03:09 PM   #53 
     - Well, I"m not a fan of Ed, am a fan of Stewart and I still think Ed  sabrina 1   Nov-01-10 03:44 PM   #69 
     - +1000  PVnRT   Nov-02-10 06:28 AM   #81 
  - LOL...and Jon trashing great Dems yesterday (2 days before) was OK.  KansasVoter   Nov-01-10 02:48 PM   #30 
  - Jon was/is wrong nt  ecstatic   Nov-01-10 02:50 PM   #31 
  - Ed never has been too bright.  LostInAnomie   Nov-01-10 03:02 PM   #44 
  - Jon Stewart made a really good point, though...  cynatnite   Nov-01-10 03:04 PM   #47 
  - Here is a great example of why we didn't get all the HCR we wanted  SargeUNN   Nov-01-10 03:08 PM   #51 
  - OK I had a busy weekend so I missed whatever it was Jon said  walldude   Nov-01-10 03:10 PM   #54 
  - Who is "Ed" and why should I care?  mdmc   Nov-01-10 03:12 PM   #58 
  - Glad I missed it  ramapo   Nov-01-10 03:18 PM   #61 
  - I just posted a thread about this -- didn't see yours because I  gateley   Nov-01-10 03:23 PM   #62 
  - I've got a headache again, wondering why people here are outraged  DevonRex   Nov-01-10 03:40 PM   #67 
  - Ed spent a lot of time ripping the Dems and the President to shreds and  Skidmore   Nov-01-10 03:28 PM   #65 
  - Proudly unrecommend  donheld   Nov-01-10 10:37 PM   #72 
  - +1 "NOBODY has fought more for we the ordinary folk like ED. NOBODY."  Waiting For Everyman   Nov-01-10 10:44 PM   #73 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Nov-02-10 04:14 AM   #77 
 

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