Tag Archives: Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart Got It Right

In his opening monologue on Monday night’s Daily Show Jon Stewart hit the nail on the head, not blaming anyone or anything specific for this past weekend’s tragedy.  He noted, rightly, that if you could draw a straight line of … Continue reading

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Obama Ruining Jon Stewart's Career

I’m sorry to be the one to break this to you, but have you noticed that The Daily Show is kinda struggling to be funny these days? Without the likes of Dubya and Dick, Rummy and Rove, it’s gotta be … Continue reading

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The Saturday Before Sunday

Okay so I do, I really do want to be rooting for Obama — but what’s with this latest appointment? GE’s defender on environmental issues, Ignacia Moreno, has been hired to do the legal stuff for EPA? How did Obama explained … Continue reading

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Brackets, Ignoring the GOP, and A Modest Proposal for Those AIG Bonus Folks … Happy Tuesday

So have you made your picks yet?  Sign up here for the men’s bracket and here for the women’s.  Click the link and then click “Join this group.”  You need to be logged in to your NY Times account for … Continue reading

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USWNT vs. Denmark and Other Wednesday Morning News

Check out MatchTracker starting at 7AM ET to follow the USWNT’s opening game of the Algarve Cup.  They start off against Denmark, in a match-up that could prove one of their more difficult of the tournament. “It’s not a World … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Schmartisan

So the stimulus package has passed, as the sun rises on this beautiful Saturday morning.  It wouldn’t have, without the help of Arlen Specter, Olympia Snow, and Susan Collins – courageous, centrist Republicans in a sea of dissembling, disingenuous, faux … Continue reading

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Thursday Idea for Obama

Thanks for the great post, Stephen.  I’m in the midst of an audit at my day job, and so have been a bit neglectful of the JordanCornblog part of my life.  Things should be calming down soon, though. Been thinking … Continue reading

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Snowy NH Wednesday

Maddow on her interview with Blago … very weird stuff from the Gov. about cowboys here … httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adkUIes6W1w Much of this made great grist for Jon Stewart.  And then here’s the actual interview … Part 1: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9C0zdBt5WbM Part 2: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKltCzsGRuo … Continue reading

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Guess It's YouTube Tuesday … Pretty Much

Obama is leaving the trail, as I’m sure you’ve all read by now, to be with his seriously ill grandmother in Hawaii.  His sense of proportion is admirable, and I wish him and his family well. On a more upbeat … Continue reading

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McSame Puts 'em to Sleep

Wow – it sounds like McCain fell on it (or in it) last night.  I was flipping between the Giants-Redskins and the convention … neither of which was very inspiring.  And this’ll be short this morning, as our coffee maker … Continue reading

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