* Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz to replace Tim Kaine as DNC chair/fall guy for impending 2012 election disaster.
* Arianna Huffington certainly seems to have something against writers getting paid. Were her parents maybe killed by a writer with a saving's account?
* Peter King receives bloody pig foot in the mail from anonymous sender. Does somebody have a secret admirer?
* Scott Walker proves he knows how to create jobs. Really well-paying ones.
Tags: AOL, Arianna Huffington, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, DNC, Florida, House of Representatives, Huffington Post, Money, New York, NPR, Peter King, Pork Barrel, Republicans, Scott Walker, The Onion, Wisconsin
As you may have heard, your uncle Mort's internet provider AOL has just purchased The Huffington Post for $315 million, which seems kind of silly to me. If they respect the business model that Arianna Huffington has put together enough to buy her out, why didn't they just follow her business model and cut and paste all of her website's content to their own site for free? Clearly, they haven't learned anything.
Anyway, Ms. Huffington — who will be overseeing the now-merged assets of HuffPo and AOL as Editor-in-Chief — has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show. Here's a collection of her visits through the years…
February 5, 2003
More Huffing after the jump.
The Daily Show airs Monday through Thursday at 11/10c.
Tags: AOL, Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post, Jon Stewart, The Daily Show
Look. I shouldn't be saying this because I get my paychecks signed by the same Roderick T. Comedycentral III as Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, but if you can't make it out to the big rally this weekend, don't sweat it. This Taiwanese animation of pretty much sums up exactly what it's going to be like. You can watch this and essentially just say you were there…
Tags: Arianna Huffington, Barack Obama, Glenn Beck, Huffington Post, Jon Stewart, Larry King, Rally to Restore Sanity, Stephen Colbert, Taiwan
Once upon a time, after years of hearing blowhard conservative assholes on talk-radio, some liberals decided they too would like to have some blowhard assholes on talk-radio, and Air America was born. Finally, people who thought NPR was too balanced and Randi Rhodes-deficient had something to shove in their ear holes. It couldn't possibly fail. And yet, late last month, it did. Probably on account of some sort of vast right-wing conspiracy. Anyway, let us now take a few moments to remember the ragtag radio network that couldn't with this hand-picked collection of Colbert Report clips.
Tip/Wag: Air America
Unlike Air America, the list continues below.
The Colbert Report airs Monday through Thursday at 11:30pm / 10:30c.
Tags: Air America, Al Franken, Arianna Huffington, Liberals, Rachel Maddow, Stephen Colbert, The Colbert Report, Video