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If Obama Loses Jon Stewart, Hes Lost America
Big Hollywood ^ | 8/6/09 | Chris Stigall

Posted on 08/06/2009 7:40:58 PM PDT by Jack Bull

July 15th, 2009 - a day that shall live in comedic infamy. The Obama administration’s first direct hit from reliably friendly allies. Former Saturday Night Live star, now stand up comic Dana Carvey was the guest on the new Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien. When O’Brien asked Carvey his opinion of Obama, Carvey trotted out some fresh material. “I’m worried. The economy just had a heart attack, but Barack just wants to work on the knee,” Carvey riffed. ”Should we do CPR? No, we’re gonna fix this knee. We can do CPR when it’s efficient and cost effective, but right now we’re going to work on the meniscus. “Carvey concluded the bit suggesting George W. Bush would have used an economic “crash cart.” “Tax cuts for everybody - CLEAR!” The audience roared. Were they laughing at Carvey’s “dumb guy” Bush impression, or was it the excitement of more money in their pockets as an economic remedy? No matter the audience response. Carvey saw fit to address economic policy in his comedy. That’s telling....

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: aarp; bho44; comics; freeshots; hollywood; jonsteward; obama; popculture; shots
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Late night comics don't think Obama is worth protecting since they figured out they will be losing their doctors, their stock portfolios won't be coming back any time soon and their taxes will soon be 60%.
1 posted on 08/06/2009 7:40:59 PM PDT by Jack Bull
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To: Jack Bull

I heard NPR on the way home — I don’t know it was scanning — anyway — there was a statement about how “every president promised to not raise taxes and then did anyway and Obama will to — AND — he’ll do it because its the right thing to do.”


2 posted on 08/06/2009 7:45:36 PM PDT by Naspino (Not creative enough to have a tagline.)
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To: Naspino

National Progressive Radio


3 posted on 08/06/2009 7:46:54 PM PDT by CriticalJ
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To: CriticalJ

And we are forced to pay for it! Grrr....


4 posted on 08/06/2009 7:49:16 PM PDT by Pining_4_TX
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To: Jack Bull

Knee?

No Carvey, you got your metaphor wrong. The economy just had a heart attack, and Obama’s response is to shut off the oxygen supply.


5 posted on 08/06/2009 7:49:21 PM PDT by reasonisfaith (Liberals have neither the creativity nor the confidence to understand the truth of conservatism)
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To: Jack Bull

Well hopefully more conservatives will be doing what that older lady did and cancelling cable and sat TV and turning the tv off. This is the best way to end our serfdom.


6 posted on 08/06/2009 7:49:28 PM PDT by Frantzie (Lou Dobbs - American Hero! Bill O'Reilly = Liar)
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To: reasonisfaith

nO. The patient had a heart attack and Obama, Dem Congress, SEIU, ACORN and their pals are going through the patient’s pockets robbing them as the patient dies.


7 posted on 08/06/2009 7:51:01 PM PDT by Frantzie (Lou Dobbs - American Hero! Bill O'Reilly = Liar)
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To: Naspino
You have no idea how fu*kedup the typical NPR/PBS employee really is. Ten or more years of this and the average brain becomes cheese.
8 posted on 08/06/2009 7:51:09 PM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks
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To: CriticalJ

Actually.....Nationally(funded) Perverse Rhetoric


9 posted on 08/06/2009 7:53:18 PM PDT by Sola Veritas (Trying to speak truth - not always with the best grammar or spelling)
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To: Jack Bull
It's a sad but an increasing number of Amerians get their 'news' from a comedy show.

And these people vote.

10 posted on 08/06/2009 7:53:19 PM PDT by South40 (Islam has a long tradition of tolerance. ~Hussein Obama, Cairo, Egypt, June 4, 2009)
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To: Jack Bull
From the comments.

A DFU production

Hilarious.

11 posted on 08/06/2009 7:54:30 PM PDT by A message (3 years 5 months 1 week 6 days until Jim Thompson is President)
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To: reasonisfaith
"No Carvey, you got your metaphor wrong. The economy just had a heart attack, and Obama’s response is to shut off the oxygen supply."


12 posted on 08/06/2009 8:02:59 PM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: South40

It’s criticism of Obama - it’s a desperately needed start.
Obamacare may be Obama’s solution to the Medicare crisis, but let a bunch of pampered elders be denied their arthritis medicine, and the classic crotchety seniors will be back in force and protesting in walkers in no time. Hopefully, all the way to the voting booth.


13 posted on 08/06/2009 8:03:08 PM PDT by tbw2 (Freeper sci-fi - "Humanity's Edge" - on amazon.com)
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To: Naspino

LIARS......Bush didn’t.


14 posted on 08/06/2009 8:05:11 PM PDT by shield (A wise man's heart is at his RIGHT hand;but a fool's heart at his LEFT. Ecc 10:2)
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To: Jack Bull
Last week’s Daily Show also featured a montage of the President refuting criticisms of his health care plan. After the string of presidential rebuttals Stewart concluded, “You know a sales pitch is in trouble when it starts with “Look, you’ve got to trust me. We’re not going to kill your grandparents.”

That's hilarious.

15 posted on 08/06/2009 8:11:12 PM PDT by Minn (Here is a realistic picture of the prophet: ----> ([: {()
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To: shield

I just love how it ended with the thoughtful quip “..and its the right thing to do..” Not — control spending, cut back, reduce services, spur the part of the economy that makes goods and delivers services by making it easier for them — no — the right thing is to raise taxes, never cut a cent from the ever expanding blubbering federal expenses leading us in to a never ending abyss of economic ruin. The reason these people are so ‘expletive deleted’ stupid is because they are all from academia — they never had to try their ideas out in practice in the real world (other than California).


16 posted on 08/06/2009 8:18:58 PM PDT by Naspino (Not creative enough to have a tagline.)
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To: Jack Bull
That "There's nothing funny about a guy a perfect as Obama" thing had to come to an end. They have to start finding and pointing funny things about him, or go out of business. How long were viewers going to laugh at Bush jokes?

Unfortunately for Obama, it just so happens that his funniest trait is what a phony, incompetent boob he is. So that's what they are forced to now start joking about, or go out of business.

17 posted on 08/06/2009 8:20:26 PM PDT by Minn (Here is a realistic picture of the prophet: ----> ([: {()
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To: Naspino

I hate NPR. They know who their $$$ comes from. The DNC.


18 posted on 08/06/2009 8:21:08 PM PDT by Tigercap
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To: Jack Bull

I miss president Bush. He told you what he wanted to do and he set about to get it done. I especially liked when he gave Saddam 48 hours to leave Iraq and comforted Iraqi people that their liberation was near.

He meant what he said and said what he meant. I can see why liberals would hate that.


19 posted on 08/06/2009 8:23:16 PM PDT by swheats (Time is the greatest equalizer. This isn't a Godless society yet. Be fruitful and multiply.)
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To: Minn
“Look, you’ve got to trust me. We’re not going to kill your grandparents.”

Obamacare, telling grandpa it's time to go

And the logic remains inexorable. If government intends to “bend the curve” of rising health care costs, and half of those costs are incurred in the last six months of life, and physician-counselors will be sent to the seriously ill to advise them of what costs will no longer be covered, and what their options are — what do you think is going to be Option A?

20 posted on 08/06/2009 8:24:04 PM PDT by MamaDearest
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