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Who Is Your Favorite Political News Funnyman?

mrosen814 2012/08/21 19:00:00
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Users from religiously themed dating sites, JDate and Christian Mingle, were asked to name their “favorite political news funnyman.” Not surprisingly, Jon Stewart, who is indeed Jewish, "was the overwhelming favorite of the JDate poll (51 percent) while Catholic Stephen Colbert won a plurality of the votes on Christian Mingle (39 percent)."

In addition to Stewart and Colbert, the other two political satirists listed in the survey included “Real Time” host Bill Maher or “Weekend Update” anchor Seth Meyers. Who do you prefer to get your political satire from?

LATIMES.COM reports:
Today in "news that’s interesting if not terribly surprising”: Jews like Jon Stewart and Christians like Stephen Colbert.
thatrsquos interesting terribly surprisingrdquo jews jon stewart christians stephen colbert

Read More: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/showtracke...

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  • AdLib Sterling 2012/08/22 03:42:21
    AdLib
    That's right!
    bill maher with black woman

    And he doesn't call women c*nts, he called Palin one. lol
  • America... Sterling 2012/08/22 12:33:59
    American☆Atheist
    When did he do that?
  • Broddy America... 2012/08/22 13:09:08
    Broddy
    I think they mean when he called her a dumb twat, the meaning is the same but maybe he used the C word at some other point.


    What i can't figure out is why he is still focused on Sarah Palin 4 years later, dude has issues.
  • America... Broddy 2012/08/22 13:14:12
    American☆Atheist
    palin is a moron
  • Broddy America... 2012/08/22 14:02:07
    Broddy
    One of many and is in good company with Bill Maher.
  • vis_viva 2012/08/22 01:02:31
    Jon Stewart
    vis_viva
    +2
    With Stephen Colbert a very VERY close second.
  • paul 2012/08/22 00:45:09
    Jon Stewart
    paul
  • ★~DoctorWhoGuru~★ 2012/08/22 00:18:21
    Stephen Colbert
    ★~DoctorWhoGuru~★
  • America... ★~Docto... 2012/08/22 01:52:25
  • hasher 2012/08/22 00:09:01
    Jon Stewart
    hasher
    +1
    actually none of them because they are all liberals and bill maher is the least funny of them all.
  • safddgssdg hasher 2012/08/22 04:29:29
  • gary hasher 2012/08/22 15:30:37
    gary
    soooo fu*ken true I cry when I pee.
  • kitkat42 2012/08/21 23:57:46
    Jon Stewart
    kitkat42
    +1
    Jon for sure. His facial expressions are priceless with his comedy responses.
  • correquetepillo 2012/08/21 23:45:39
    Stephen Colbert
    correquetepillo
    +1
    To me, Jon Steward is more straightforward so easily to understand and more people can like his humour. Also some of their debates are journalistic gold.

    However, to me, Stephen Colbert is a humour genius, doesn't rely on other actors and became my hero in this occasion:
    http://politicalhumor.about.c...
  • KAREN JAMES 2012/08/21 23:19:28
    Jon Stewart
    KAREN JAMES
    +2
    Jon Stewart followed closely by Stephen Colbert.
  • Hebsi 2012/08/21 22:35:42
    Bill Maher
    Hebsi
    +7
    Though I also love the great Comedy Central pair of Stewart and Colbert, I love how Maher just tells it like it is. Even though I disagree with him at times, nobody does it better than him.

  • \V/ Hebsi 2012/08/22 07:42:04
  • Jon Peter 2012/08/21 21:36:08
    Jon Stewart
    Jon Peter
    +2
    I'm all smiles.
  • Lerro DeHazel 2012/08/21 21:32:02
    Seth Meyers
    Lerro DeHazel
    +1
    There is no such thing . . . Bill Maher and John Stewart; with their Laughing Machines; are probably the MOST SICKENING, though.
  • wpsark 2012/08/21 21:19:29
    Stephen Colbert
    wpsark
    +2
    can't stand bill maher but the rest have made me laugh hard. Maher just disgusts me.
  • David 2012/08/21 21:04:52
    Jon Stewart
    David
    I am actually surprised by the results of JDate and Christian mingle!

    Bill Maher is an atheist Jon and Stephen might as well be the way treat religion in their shows. I haven't seen enough of Seth to make a judgement.

    That said I find Jon, Bill and Stephen very funny so long as stay away from religion!
  • Vieuphoria 2012/08/21 20:44:49
    Jon Stewart
    Vieuphoria
    +3
    Jon Stewart is fantastic at what he does. I also enjoy Colbert just because he's so accurate. The first time I ever saw Fox News (It was a Glenn Beck show I believe) I honestly thought it was a political satire... I laughed for a good while until I realised he was for real. Colbert sums that up perfectly. But I don't see his show as regularly as I do Stewart.
  • niki 2012/08/21 20:36:19
    Stephen Colbert
    niki
    +1
    I think he is sexy in a "good boy could go bad"... kind of way.
  • Valerie© 2012/08/21 20:01:10
    Jon Stewart
    Valerie©
  • Jarod Kochman 2012/08/21 19:57:32
  • Sterling 2012/08/21 19:48:13
    Seth Meyers
    Sterling
    +3
    Joe Biden.
  • Cunning Stunts 2012/08/21 19:45:14
    Bill Maher
    Cunning Stunts
    +1
    http://www.downshoredrift.com...

    I don't agree with his politics but he argues them well and is an all round genius.
  • Sterling Cunning... 2012/08/21 19:49:15
    Sterling
    At first I thought you meant bill maher. I agree though with your pick he's pretty smart.
  • Lisa 2012/08/21 19:44:04
    Jon Stewart
    Lisa
    +3
    It's between him and stephen colbert...both extremely hilarious
  • gocar 2012/08/21 19:40:43
    Bill Maher
    gocar
    I like both John Steward and Bill Maher. I am only disappointed that while not a practicing Jewish person he has nothing encouraging to say about Palestinians.
  • Transquesta 2012/08/21 19:34:12
    Seth Meyers
    Transquesta
    +3
    None of the above.

    Dennis Miller.
  • SW 2012/08/21 19:12:24
    Jon Stewart
    SW
    +2
    I like ALL of them. Comediens are the only way you can get the truth anymore.
  • moomoof 2012/08/21 19:10:10
    Jon Stewart
    moomoof
    +2
    I like both stewart and colbert
  • TheBadOne 2012/08/21 18:49:27
    Jon Stewart
    TheBadOne
    +4
    J-Stew can be provocative without being profane.
  • Fef 2012/08/21 18:43:39
    Stephen Colbert
    Fef
    +5
    Stephen Crowder and Greg Gutfeld
  • Kitsune Touhou 2012/08/21 18:38:23
    Seth Meyers
    Kitsune Touhou
    :D
  • Daryl 2012/08/21 18:36:36 (edited)
    Seth Meyers
    Daryl
    +6
    Greg Gutfeld.

    Greg Gutfeld
  • bye 2012/08/21 18:35:01
    Jon Stewart
    bye
    +1
    Actully it's the late, late show that guy is funny
  • Sister Jean 2012/08/21 17:48:01
    Stephen Colbert
    Sister Jean
    +2
    Colbert and Maher

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