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Image Hosted by ImageShack.us Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (and/or her social media team) made sure I knew that she'll be on TDS tonight. Stephen's got Michael Grunwald, whose lists I'm not on, re: his book The New New Deal: The Hidden Story of Change in the Obama Era.
sausage grinder of snark

Hurricane remnant that came through last night(-ish) didn't leave me much rain, but it did give me a nasty migraine. So I've got an excuse tonight to send you over to ColbertNewsHub's karenatasha(again) if you want more guest info.
So here's this:
 

Interesting thing about twitter, at least my daily perusal of mentions of @TheDailyShow. I wasn't surprised to see a lot of "I love Jon", "I'm watching Jon with a gazillion others at getglue" and "hey Jon and/or tonight's guest, please read my tweet about my brilliant idea/comedy/small business plan". Not even that there are people who'll tweet screensfull of comments/conversation/ALL CAPS SOMETHING-OR-OTHER at Jon and/or tonight's guest. But every day I've checked, there's one person who'll post such tweets. Just one per day, a different one every day, and invariably those tweets will reveal (sometimes more slowly than others) that this person is bugfuck insane. No wonder Jon despises twitter, if this is what he sees of it.

Typical stuff today. But first, possibly my favorite twitter exchange ever:

And here's the entire thing, all nice & blog-posted & all:

And now for the somewhat less inspiring @TheDailyShow tweets:


(everyone pay attention as to whether you're in a key market or not.)

And tonight's cartoon-background art is from a picture I found in a couple places online -- looks like the original art is by a guy who goes by Metaphorchid on Etsy, and DominantPrimate or maybe that's "O") at Cafepress. Great stuff. I'm debating which $20 litho to buy --or possibly a tshirt. Maybe an apron...

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