The Unbearable Lightness of Being Jon Stewart

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The Unbearable Lightness of Being Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart’s (Left) “Rally to Restore Sanity and/Or Fear” Saturday (October 30) was a smorgasbord of the satire and send-ups of pundits, politicians and public issues Stewart’s “The Daily Show” has specialized in for years. However, at the end of the three-hour event at the National Mall in Washington DC, Stewart used that same incisive humor to drive home the point that Americans aren’t as crazy as the media would have us believe, and that the everyday triumphs that don’t make the news are truly representative of the American people.