Jon Stewart: CNN's Tea Party Republican Debate Was an "Amerigasm"

Monday night's CNN/Tea Party Express Republican debate was low-hanging fruit for the staff of the Daily Show, what with the over-the-top displays of patriotism, the goofy graphics, and of course the candidates themselves. And indeed, Jon Stewart went to town, calling the debate an "Amerigasm" and wondering aloud how Rick Perry is "already leading the race without making any sense."

The GOP 2012 field is terrifying, yes, but you can't help but laugh at some of this stuff. Watch the segment, in two parts, below:

 

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
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AlterNet / By Lauren Kelley

Posted at September 14, 2011, 4:49am

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