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Irony 2012

by haritomedia last modified Aug 23, 2012 07:55 PM
Jon Stewart Ironic News for 2012

Thursday February 16, 2012 Larry Wilmore's Lin-Grown Toenail

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Larry Wilmore believes that Jeremy Lin's rise to fame is a sign that Asian Americans are taking basketball away from African Americans.

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Arne Duncan Extended Interview

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

In this unedited, extended interview, Arne Duncan explains Race to the Top and its anticipated long-term effects on America's education system. / Arne Duncan explores the standards developed and adopted by states as evaluation criteria for earning Race to the Top grants, in this unedited, extended interview. / In this unedited, extended interview, Arne Duncan wants to provide greater support for teachers and to open public school facilities to the community.

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Stockblockers

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

The government investigates trading on non-public information -- unless members of Congress are doing it.

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Stockblockers - Political Intelligence

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

A whole industry of parasites rides on the backs of Congresspeople, gathering non-public information and selling it to hedge funds.

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SeaWorld of Pain

SeaWorld of Pain

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Wyatt Cenac speaks to whale freedom rider Lisa Lange about PETA's SeaWorld slavery lawsuit and finds out why civil rights activist Elaine Brown won't get on the freedom train.

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Louise Slaughter

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Representative Louise Slaughter works to ban congressional insider trading and wants the STOCK Act to retain a provision ensuring political intelligence gatherer transparency.

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Lady and the Troops

Lady and the Troops

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

The Pentagon opens frontline combat positions to women, but Rick Santorum worries over the effect female troops will have on their male counterparts.

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V-Jay Jay Day

V-Jay Jay Day

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Fox News' Liz Trotta believes that the Pentagon shouldn't be surprised by the 64% rise in violent sexual assault in the military since 2006.

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V-Jay Jay Day - Samantha Bee's Apology

V-Jay Jay Day - Samantha Bee's Apology

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Samantha Bee explains the reasonable expectations of any woman, like gal reporters or teacherettes, who intrudes on a man's world.

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TIME Magazine's U.S. Edition

TIME Magazine's U.S. Edition

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

TIME Magazine's American issues feature soft cover stories, while their international issues offer hard-hitting world news.

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The Vagina Ideologues

The Vagina Ideologues

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

The contraception debate gets heated as Rick Santorum and Catholic Church leaders object to the Obama administration's birth control health plan requirement.

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The Vagina Ideologues -  Sean Hannity's Holy Sausage Fest

The Vagina Ideologues - Sean Hannity's Holy Sausage Fest

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

In response to the Obama administration's birth control coverage mandate, Christian conservatives equate themselves to victims of actual religious persecution.

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Ali Soufan

Ali Soufan

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Former FBI special agent Ali Soufan examines Iran's possible use of non-state entities for making power plays in the Middle East.

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Rich Man, Richer Man

Rich Man, Richer Man

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Donald Trump endorses GOP frontrunner and presumed Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney.

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The Haves & the Soon-to-Haves

The Haves & the Soon-to-Haves

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

John Hodgman explains that the haves are creating an exclusive world of luxury and privilege for the soon-to-haves to have -- soon.

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Poor Pee-Ple

Poor Pee-Ple

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Aasif Mandvi heads to Florida to find out why Luis Lebron, a Navy veteran and public assistance recipient, won't submit to welfare drug testing.

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David Agus

David Agus

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Oncologist David Agus considers America's approach to illness and offers simple advice for reducing people's risk of cancer and heart disease.

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Jump on the Blandwagon

Jump on the Blandwagon

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Mitt Romney takes Florida by a landslide, and Newt Gingrich appears to have confused getting his ass kicked with winning the general election.

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Mitt Romney on the Poor

Mitt Romney on the Poor

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:04 PM

Jason Jones and John Oliver weigh in on Mitt Romney's conflation of the very rich and the very poor as constituencies requiring no attention.

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Pander Express

Pander Express

by John P. Reisman last modified Aug 23, 2012 08:02 PM

Newt Gingrich tries to win over Florida's Hispanic voters, and Mitt Romney woos the elderly with song.

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