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The Politics of Branding, Meeting Obama & Trump’s First Year: The Daily Show

September 14, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

– This is a little something we decided to put together to wrap up the year. The year is not over but uh, we’re all gonna die so we figured why not just do this? It was a crazy year, 2017. Sexual harassment. Russians. Russians sexually harassing the election something like that. (laughing) Now the

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“The Politics of Branding, Meeting Obama & Trump’s First Year: The Daily Show”

Ronan Farrow – “War on Peace” and the Decline of American Diplomacy | The Daily Show

September 13, 2019 at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

My guest tonight is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist who writes for The New Yorker and is the author of the new book War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence. Please welcome Ronan Farrow. (cheering and applause) -Hello. A pleasure to be here. -Welcome to the show. You are

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“Ronan Farrow – “War on Peace” and the Decline of American Diplomacy | The Daily Show”

Donald Trump’s Post-Election Compromises: The Daily Show

September 12, 2019 at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Despite the fervent hashtags on your Twitter feed, Donald Trump is, unfortunately, still officially president-elect, which means two things have to happen. One– we need more hashtags. (laughter) -Hashtag more hashtags, that’s right. -(laughter) Hashtag more, people. And two– while waiting for the hashtags to work, now might also be a good time to learn

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“Donald Trump’s Post-Election Compromises: The Daily Show”

U.S. Diplomacy with Israel, Donald Trump-Style: The Daily Show

September 11, 2019 at 3:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Now, guys, I know that the last month has been rough. But today, I remembered that life with Donald Trump can also be pretty funny. I mean, we all agree Donald Trump is going to destroy the world. But we cannot deny that it’ll be an amusing destruction. Yeah, it’s like an asteroid’s headed to

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“U.S. Diplomacy with Israel, Donald Trump-Style: The Daily Show”

So Much Winning for Democrats on Election Day 2017: The Daily Show

at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The night’s marquee race was in Virginia where Democrat Ralph Northam defeated Republican Ed Gillespie for governor. And, uh, President Trump was not taking it well. WOMAN: Traveling in South Korea, the president, who endorsed Gillespie, but did not campaign for him, offering this criticism of the campaign overnight, tweeting, “Ed Gillespie worked hard, but

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“So Much Winning for Democrats on Election Day 2017: The Daily Show”

Deep Cuts: Hasan Gets Real About the 2020 Election | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj | Netflix

September 7, 2019 at 9:27 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

We were gonna do a whole thing on the show about the 2020 candidates, uhh, ‘cause there’s like nineteen of them now, I guess? You know what’s crazy, I did Van Jones’ show the other day, and he was like, “Kamala Harris, you’re in right? Because of the Indian thing?” And I’m like, “No, no,

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“Deep Cuts: Hasan Gets Real About the 2020 Election | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj | Netflix”

Government Shutdowns Are Not Normal – Between the Scenes: The Daily Show

September 6, 2019 at 5:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

– As someone who comes from another country, I don’t think you understand how weird it is to have a government that is always in threat of shutting down. Like, itself. Like, I’ve never come across a pay as you go government. Every three months they’re threatening to cut it off. You’re like, “What do

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“Government Shutdowns Are Not Normal – Between the Scenes: The Daily Show”

The Government Shutdown and Trump’s Escalating Wall Gambit | The Daily Show

September 5, 2019 at 3:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The wall. It’s not only one of the lead characters in Game of Thrones. It’s also President Trump’s most famous campaign promise. Now, according to Trump, the wall is almost completely built, and America is safer than ever before. But at the same time, according to Trump, he also says there is no wall, and

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“The Government Shutdown and Trump’s Escalating Wall Gambit | The Daily Show”