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The Daily Show Recap for August 28th, 2010

It has been a while since I’ve done a Daily Show roundup. Here are a few select stories from the past week:

Jon Stewart points out that the man FoxNews’ morning show Fox & Friends has been railing against (Alwaleed bin Talal) for funding the Imam that wants to build a mosque near the World Trade Center is also the same man who is the largest shareholder in Fox News’ parent News Corp outside of Rupert Murdoch’s family as well as being someone invited to meetings with former President G.W. Bush.
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Here is a clip of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal on Fox News showing the connection that Fox News has with the man they now rail against without naming him specifically
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After Rod Blagojevich was convicted on 1 count of lying to the FBI, he does an extended interview with Jon here
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Before I talk about this next clip about the Dr. Laura “scandal,” let me just say,  this annoying story is just another example of a public figure confusing the difference between the 1st amendmant’s right to free speech and what most people confuse that right to mean. The 1st amendment does not give the right to say whatever you want and then expect no one to get mad or offended when you exercise their right to free speech. The 1st ammendment guarantees that the government will not punish you for exercising the freedom to speak your mind. Just like you have the right to free speech, others have the right to be mad at the words you say.

Here is an interesting look at how Sarah Palin reacted to the whole Dr. Laura N-word story and a way to say a bunch of funny ethnic slurs on air, so if you don’t want to hear a plethura of slurs, don’t watch this next clip (don’t tell me I didn’t warn you)
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Isabella Rossellini FRIGHTENS us with a new bed bugs PSA she made with the Sundance channel (watch it in it’s entirety here)
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Glenn Beck seems to just be crazy, basically saying to fight the government and do what he says.
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Here is a fun and lighthearted interview with the mayor of NYC, Michael Bloomberg and he talks about the NYC mosque issue and just how diverse the neighborhood is around the World Trade Center site.
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Enjoy

Dany

Stewart points out that the man Fox

News has been railing against for funding the Imam that

wants to build a Mosque near the WTC is also the same man

who is the largest shareholder in Fox’s parent NewsCorp

outside of Murdock’s family.

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August 28, 2010 2:36 pm - Posted by | clips, crazy celebs, DC, Law, movies, New York, NYC, politics, Religion, tv

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