Stephen Colbert Obliterates the Terrible Media Coverage of Police Violence Against Protesters

Last night Stephen Colbert used his trademark brand of faux-Republican satire to draw attention to the godawful mainstream media coverage of police violence against the Occupy movement. He especially made fun of the Washington Post for the infamous Oakland-cop-petting-a-kitty-cat picture that accompanied an article about police clashes with protesters.

Watch the funny/sad segment here:

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AlterNet / By Lauren Kelley

Posted at October 28, 2011, 6:55am