“The Lupus of News” — Jon Stewart diagnoses Fox News

Bernie Goldman is a supperating boil on body of the punditocracy. Jon Stewart accurately diagnoses the underlying pathology that allows the expression of such a symptom.

Via Balloon Juice — which means that posting here is kind of duplicative, but still, more funny than this is hard to imagine. Smart too.

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7 Comments on ““The Lupus of News” — Jon Stewart diagnoses Fox News”

  1. Linda Pollard Says:

    Bad choice of words to SLAM people with Lupus. What is wrong with you. Apology is needed.

  2. Slicer Says:

    Oh joy, faux outrage on the first comment.

    Fox really is the lupus of news. I’d liken them a bit more to leukemia, myself.


  3. Fox is awful; lupus is awful. What’s the problem?


  4. Ah, got it, typical Fox technique from Linda P., akin to this broken wingnut syllogism:

    You say Dick Cheney is a war criminal.

    Dick Cheney has (had, thank goodness) national security responsibilities.

    Therefore, you hate the troops.

  5. Carla Says:

    normally i am offended when people use lupus in a joke, but in this case he actually acknowledges that it is insidious and serious- and as dangerous as fox news. yow!

  6. jjones Says:

    I have lupus😦 and I thought this was BRILLIANT! (Plus he described lupus pretty well — and public awareness is always a good thing.)
    Very funny


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