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Fun Friday: TDS Tackles No-Copay Birth Control, Atheist Protest of Ground Zero Cross

posted by Nicole Neroulias

I’m still washing out my eyeballs after last night’s “Daily Show With Jon Stewart” uncensored segment on Jason Jones’ vasectomy — good thing I didn’t go into medicine! Fortunately, the “Culture War Update: The Dividening of America” segment aired earlier in the program, poking fun at two faith-related newsmakers:

Dana Perino vs. Free Birth Control

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
Culture War Update – The Dividening of America – Dana Perino vs. Free Birth Control
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog The Daily Show on Facebook

American Atheists vs. the Ground Zero Cross

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
Culture War Update – The Dividening of America – American Atheists vs. The Ground Zero Cross
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog The Daily Show on Facebook

Also, a belated Happy Birthday, Mr. President. (Let’s hope the Dow doesn’t drop 600 points when you turn 60!)

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nnmns

posted August 5, 2011 at 3:08 pm


That atheist club official has a way with words. I wish I’d thought to put it like that. And of course it, being logical, isn’t well received by some illogical people.

Dana Perino is apparently a real, if well coiffed, ass.



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posted August 9, 2011 at 10:20 am


Remember when people got all up in arms about Janet Jackson — this was far, far worse.

Yes, it was on cable, but in the intervening years, the exposure gap between network and cable TV has narrowed, especially because the clips probably went viral within seconds today.



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