“Who the f*ck are you people?” asked Jon Stewart, following the speeches Republicans gave after sweeping in the midterm elections this week.
The words of the GOP politicians following the races were of compromise and togetherness – an end to the bitterness and vitriol that has gridlocked our government. Stewart was understandably perplexed by this spin coming from the GOP.
Referring to Mitch McConnell, who gave perhaps one of the most amnesiac speeches of the race, Stewart said, “I gotta tell ya, that sound byte would probably have been better not coming from the guy who, for the past six years, has been one of the sole owners and operators of this country’s perpetual conflictionator.”
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