Why Vote When You Can Laugh? The Daily Show and Complacency

That time is again upon us when car, make-up, and insurance commercials are momentarily sidelined to make way for content-less, image-shaping, political advertisements; when millions of bumpers across this great land will be drafted in an attempt to create the illusion that a candidate has wide-spread support (isn't the logic of a bumper sticker, "I think this guy's so worthy of my vote that I'll attach his name to the back of my car. If I'm willing to go that far, you should vote for him … [Read more...]