Jon Stewart Mocks Mitt Romney's Sore Loser Comments

In time-honored Republican fashion, yesterday Mitt Romney demonized young women, young people and minorities, blaming them for his election loss. During a conference call with wealthy funders, Romney echoed his 47% comments, claiming that Obama had won over members of his coalition by essentially bribing them. "What the President's campaign did was focus on certain members of his base coalition. Give them extraordinary financial gifts from the government and then work very aggressively to turn them out to vote." 


Romney's sore loser comments prompted Jon Stewart to speculate about the President's grand giveaways to his coalition. "Bag of weed, food stamp cozy, contraception variety pack, pinata filled with green cards" are among the goods. Watch below: 
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