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Jon Stewart Is Mad as Hell

Posted on Mar 5, 2009

What’s more offensive than CNBC reporter Rick Santelli’s rant against Barack Obama’s supposed intention to throw only a table scrap of bailout money to foreclosed homeowners? His network’s laughable coverage of the biggest economic news story since the Great Depression.

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By aisbell, May 8, 2009 at 12:32 pm Link to this comment

BobZ - Why blame corporations and business.  Capitalism isn’t one single organism.  Its a lot of different businesses and business interests.  Business doesn’t act in concert.  Capitalism is based upon competition not cooperation.  So how does a POTUS prevent business from destroying itself?

Social Safety Nets????  Where does the money for Social Safety Nets come from?  And who today gets to benefit from those SSN?  Every illegal in the nation along with every crooked criminal on Wall Street has gotten the benefit of our SSN which means that money is mulked from mostly white people and given to mostly non white people. 

What right do they have to take money from Real Americans and give it to Hyphenated Americans including those on Wall Street?

How can it save our country by bankrupting Real Americans and taking the fruits of our labor and giving it to those who produce and manufacture nothing.

The Warren Buffets, George Soros and Madoffs create nothing, produce nothing and manufacture nothing and neither do the illegals who come here for whity’s welfare.

Jewish neocons begin the bankrupting of America with their trillion dollar Iraqi Holocaust.

A Jew cashed in when the WTC was brought down and yet nobody has investigated that incident.

Then Madoff destroyed Wall Street with ripples around the Globe.

Jon Stewart is blaming the tv network for cheerleading Wall Street???  How would jon Stewart feel if they actually did their jobs and reported facts about what has been happening to us in the last 10 years?

He’d be out there calling everyone anti semites for that factual reporting.  The truth is that business is not the problem.

The United States had a surplus when Clinton/Gore left the White House.  Then Jewish neocons and their minions, bush/cheney took over and the thing that bankrupted us was the trillions we spent in the Iraqi Holocaust.  So what blame do you put on the fact that a hostile Jewish ruling elites have a policy that benefits Jews at the expense of the rest of us? 

I’m glad you think that what is happeing is “no big deal”.  I guess you think white people’s money grows on trees and the Untied States can take care of all the people on the Earth and its no big deal.

FYI Capitalism is competitive business but corporations represent monopoly and anti trust so who cares if they destroy themselves.  Duh.

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By BobZ, May 8, 2009 at 11:38 am Link to this comment


You must have wandered over from to post here. You seem to have drawn a lot of erroneous conclusions from the comments I made. if you’re worried about inflation, I have news for you. We are in a deflationary cycle right now, so yes the Fed is printing money. Business is not spending so the government needs to temporairily pick up the slack. No big deal, except this is one of the worst business cycles we have had in decades. And President Obama like FDR 75 years ago is trying to save capitalism from destroying itself. We will get through this in fine shape just as we have from all of the other bad cycles. And thank God we have the social safety nets in place today to protect most American’s from the consequences of severe downturns in the business cycle. Jon Stewart was just trying to point out the absurdity of networks like CNBC who served as cheerleaders for the Wall Street excesses.

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By aisbell, May 8, 2009 at 9:20 am Link to this comment

As I said before - I am not a Republican.  I do not agree with right wing economic politics and if I were in charge I would break up every corporation on Earth.

But the fact is that those who run our government are waging a jihad on Americans.  They have no connection to us and they hate us and they hate America.

They seek to criminalize Anglo Saxon Christians.  Thats where the real hatred is.  what they are doing to us!

Do you know what “Don’t Tread on Me” means and its history?

Well check this out

Also my posts should be read from the bottom up.  I had too many words and had to make many posts.  Sorry about that.

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By aisbell, May 8, 2009 at 9:06 am Link to this comment

Its not a matter of hating Islam, its just the reality that we are different and they are a clear and present threat to us.  Isn’t that so?  Well is it?

We are supposed to be a nation of One From Many.  When we have a situation where there are hundreds of different ethnic and religious groups with each seeking their own welfare at the expense of the General Welfare please tell me what that will do to America?  Tell me.

We are propagandized that Illegals coming to America just want “opportunity”.  That means they get housing, welfare checks, health care (that most real Americans don’t even get), education and a big screen tv.  All paid for by whity.  Why should our money be taken from us and given to these people?  How is it that they have rights but we don’t?

How come Israel has a “right” to exist but Palestine didn’t?  How come Israelis have a right to their own ethnic jew state but we Anglo Christians must open our country to the entire world?

IF jews are allowed to hate others and do what they are doing then how would you in your Godly judgement equate Jewish hatred and slaughter of others with your accusation that i don’t like jews?  Which is worse God.  Or are you Solomon.

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By aisbell, May 8, 2009 at 9:04 am Link to this comment

So why don’t you worry about how others feel about WASPs?  Why is your argument always couched in terms of white racism against others but there is never any talk of the hate that Jews and other minorities have against us?  Is their hatred somehow different?  Please explain. 

Why are accusations of Anti Semitism, whatever that is, used in place of logical argument.  I said a lot of things and gave you links and yet you can only say I hate jews????

When I oppose what jews do you immediately talk of me hating them.  So tell me - should jews be allowed to do whatever they please and anyone opposing their politics in our “democracy” is just an anti semite?

What about when Christians are persecuted in our own country and jews run around talking about getting Christians out of government.  Is that hate?  Do you sneer at that and disagree with it or have you never been conditioned to object to anti Christian hatred?

Did you even look at the links I gave you?  Here is another link and this one is about how jews realized they needed to make the Anglo seem illigitmate in order to remove the old WASP ruling elites and take their places.

Why don’t you read this and make an argument refuting what is reported?  The effort was to make Christianty seem illegitmate and in that way discredit WASPs.  Is that hatred? 

How would you compare that to what you say is my hatred of Jews?  I would love to know how you judge these things.  After all I am not in a jew country spouting my beliefs but it is the jews who are in my country which my people founded and it is they who are doing bad things to us just like the did to the Russian Christians and just like they are doing to the Palestinians.

What about the fact that our Christian children are in the middle east killing muslims and being killed by them and we’re being bankrupted?  Is that hatred of Christians, Muslims and Americans? 

What about the fact that we give Israel, an ethnic state and a foreign country, 7 million dollars everyday and they are slaughering, oppressing and committing genicide against Palestinians.  Is that hatred of Palestinians?

The very fact that there is no logic behind what you say is evidence that you are conditioned to respond to certain stimuli just like Pavlov’s dogs. 

Rather than respond with factual argument you play the predictable antisemite card.  boring

So Anglo Saxons should make our nation diverse and allow blacks and everyone else to live here?  Then why do we support Israel if diversity is our prime, motivating raison de tre.

If diversity is a good thing then tell me what Muslims will do when they reach critical mass in this nation?  They have already stated, according to a CNN report by Christina Amapour, that its not a matter of If but When Great Britain goes Islamic.

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By aisbell, May 8, 2009 at 9:02 am Link to this comment

Sorry cann4ing I stand by everything I said which is all verifiable information.  I do not attempt to play upon your emotions I appeal to your brain. 

The fact is that in the 50s we said Christian prayer and had Bible study every day in our public schools.  We observed all of the Christian holidays publicly.  We had the greatest schools in the world and the most advanced Science and we led the world in Everything.

Today the “religion” that is enforced by every educator, politician and Editor across this land is The Holocaust.

In ten years Anglo Saxon Christians will become a minority in the nation which our people founded and built.  That certainly speaks to the fact that things are very different today then they were when America was the greatest nation in the history of the world doesn’t it.  Or do you have a theory of why our nation is in decline?

Today we are in decline because we have hostile ruling elites who have a history of destroying every nation they ever lived in.

Given their history and the things they are doing to America today who in their right minds would like them.

Why is it that you do not talk about how the Jews and minorities feel about others.  We can certainly look at what they do in our government, media and financial institutions and deduce that they don’t care anything about the people they rule or influence.  Today our ruling elites are more likely to have a biological and psychological connection to the people of Israel, Mexico or Africa then they are to us.

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By cann4ing, May 7, 2009 at 7:00 pm Link to this comment

By aisbell,

The United States of America was a WASP nation up until the 1950s


I can’t begin to tell you how idiotic that remark is.

Are you suggesting that African-Americans, Native-Americans, Jewish-Americans, Muslim-Americans, and on, and on, and on, were not part of the United States before the 1950’s?

Or are you suggesting that racial segregation ended in the 1950s?  If so, you are very young—too young to remember Bull Conner turning his dogs and fire hoses on peaceful protesters. 

This nation was built by the labor of just about every race you can imagine—I’d say that makes it a multiracial, multicultural nation that has included just about every religion as well as non-believers—all of whom have shed blood in the service of this nation on the battle field.  The US rightfully belongs to all whose blood, sweat & tears brought us here. 

As to your belief in the superiority of “Anglo-Saxon elites”—well, we’ve heard that line before—It comes straight out of Mein Kampf.

At least now I understand what it is that upsets you so about Stewart.  You hate Jews. Sad!

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By aisbell, May 4, 2009 at 12:05 pm Link to this comment


I have NEVER listened to Rush Limbaugh.  Who btw is also a comedian like Stewart.  They both use juvenile humor to disarm their listeners and propagandize them.  I can’t stand either one of them and it is utterly silly that either would be treated as legitimate political commentators. 

The United States of America was a WASP nation up until the 1950s.  White Anglo Saxon Protestant.  As were our ruling elites.

The Jews could never have done to us what they are doing today in such a nation so they worked relentlessly to make America diverse so they wouldn’t stand out as a minority.  They would be very proud of your assertion that this country does not belong to WASPs, who are being displaced in our own country.

Nobert Schlei wrote the 1965 Immigration Act which brought immigrants from places other than Western Europe.

Jacob Javits relentlessly harassed our elected officials until he got it passed into law.

Emily Lazurus was the one who wrote the poem on the Statue of Libery about Bring your tired blah blah blah.

If as you so proudly indicate by your tone, diversity is a good thing then why don’t we make Israel diverse.  Jews are the ones who are spearheading bringing in the hordes of the Earth to America so why not do the same thing for Israel.  We Anglos have as much right to meddle in a jew state as they have to meddle in our WASP nation.

We should Rehabilitate Jews and allow for the Palestinians and Christians to return to Palestine.  We should also allow people from around the world to immigrate there so they can live in the Holy Land which is the source of Tolerance and Love.

Regarding the Stewart program - perhaps Stewart is attempting to control the debate, divert attention and make it about the “reporters” rather than about the Jews who are behind much of the financial crisis.

At least the Jon Stewarts can’t complain that Christians or Anglos control the sorry state of affairs at “news” networks.

I do not believe that Anglo Saxon ruling elites would do to their own people what today’s diverse ruling elites are doing.  The only Anglos who get nominated and elected today are the most sorry lowlifes around who are willing to take money to get elected and then sell us out.

We have a ruling elite that is hostile to us.  They are bankrupting us and putting our children in harm’s way, selling off our industry and giving our jobs to foreigners. 

If Jon Stewart doesn’t like what is going on then he can remain in Israel the next time he visits his family.  Most of us don’t have a spare country to go to.  We are the ones whose opinions should matter.  Stewart can shove his.  At least nobody can question Limbaugh’s loyalties.

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By DoomGuy, May 4, 2009 at 12:32 am Link to this comment
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I know it’s a month late, but Bobz, you have no idea what you’re talking about, the federal reserve simply prints money and artifically inflate the market prices, it’s artificial manipulation. You clearly have no idea what you’re talking about since you seem to beleive you can create wealth by spending, and not by working for it. It’s like you’re saying go ahead and spend… USe your credit card, get as much debt as you can, as if debt was wealth. You’re a bad shit voodoo keynesian economics advocator and have no understanding on how logic functions.

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By cann4ing, March 9, 2009 at 7:10 pm Link to this comment

aisbell:  I am, indeed, a registered commentator.  If you read my post more carefully, you would see that I was responding to the post by Giovanni, who is unregistered.

I felt that Giovanni’s observations were so detached from reality as to be absurd.  The fact that I label his “thoughts” as absurd does not equate to a “personal attack”—such as the one you, yourself leveled against Jon Stewart.

Stewart is not a propagandist.  He is a comedian.  What makes his comedy so biting is that he attacks hypocrisy.  What upsets you so is that it is right-wing hypocrisy that Stewart exposes.

I don’t know, but I suspect from the tenor of your comments that you buy into right-wing propaganda, such as that emanating from the likes of the demagogue Rush Limbaugh.  Your effort to equate Stewart to Limbaugh is itself quite amusing.

Finally, you are wrong.  This is not a Christian nation, any more than it is a Muslim nation, a Jewish nation or a nation founded on any religion.  The Constitution bars any religious test for office.  The First Amendment not only preserves freedom of religion but insures freedom from religion by proscribing any law seeking to Establish religion, which is why public schools teach evolution (science) but do not teach creationism aka so-called “intelligent design” (religion).

Ours is a secular nation in which people are free to believe as they see fit or not to believe at all.  I fall into the later category.

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By vancemack, March 9, 2009 at 11:36 am Link to this comment

Banks were at fault. Consumers were at fault. Let the banks fix the mess or go under. Pass legislation that says that if the banks cant produce the original notes the property goes in full to the homeowners. Pass legislation that says if a bank goes under, the property goes in full to the homeowner. Force the banks to renegotiate mortgages or go under. NO bailout money…its throwing trillions of dollars down the rabbit hole.

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By rollzone, March 8, 2009 at 7:29 pm Link to this comment

hello. i just want to know why these days the criminals get treated like heroes; and are allowed to keep everything they have stolen; and live in the same style our monies have made them accustomed to; and time and again they get away with the swindles they perpetrate? caveat emptor and a sucker born every minute are the reason why we have regulations against defrauding the public and larcenous activities- and criminals need to go to jail…and the monies need to be given back to those that were not able to protect themselves.

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By ApprxAm, March 8, 2009 at 3:38 pm Link to this comment

That’s right, that thief didn’t steal that stolen stuff he has in his hands from that closed store right in front of us.

Libz, RePugZ & libertarians r losing it.

Yes the Government is responsible, but let’s not excuse the banks and insurance companies for the wrong sh*t they’ve pulled.

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By aisbell, March 8, 2009 at 7:19 am Link to this comment
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I registered so that I could comment but I see by cann4ing that you don’t have to be registered.  I agreed to the terms at truthdig that say we can’t attack writers or other people but it seems by the comments that you just have to attack the right people???

This bothers me very much.  I see it all the time at left wing websites.  There are those who are untouchable and then there are those who can be dragged thru the mud - an example - Jews and non whites are off limits but Christians and white people are fair game.

It also bothers me that you see logic in upholding and idolizing Jon Stewart and demonizing those at Fox and CNBC. 

Jon Stewart is a propagandist.  Just the same as those at Fox and CNBC.  If you can’t see that then you are already lost.

The way to distinguish between someone who is for real and someone who is a propagandist is by what effect they have and what change they bring.  Compare Stewart to Limbaugh and tell me what either of them accomplish.  They write books and make money and entertain.  Yet for all of their talk how is America better off? 

You could say that they represent a release for Americans.  You can release your frustration by Stewart and Limbaugh keeping you worked up but they have no answers or solutions.  They keep you going round and round in circles just like Fox and CNN. 

If you can’t tell the difference between entertainers and actual news I refer you to this

Jon Stewart rants for the propagandized left in just the same way Limbaugh does for the right.  They keep the troops engaged, on topic and energized.  They actually prevent people from thinking for themselves and having an open American-style debate.

I don’t see how America is better off because we are diverse.  I don’t see any logical, factual or historical reason to think that whites and Christians are stupid, wrong or any of the other things that we are called by those on the left and those who now fund and control the Democratic party.

History shows that whites built the greatest nation in the history of the world based upon Christian values.  Today our nation is controlled by Jews from government, media to international banking.  So who is responsible for the decline of America?  It is certainly not white people.

Jon Stewart continually belittles Christians and scapegoats them and all white people.  At some point shouldn’t thinking people question things about Stewart rather than idolizing and mimicing him like rightwing dittoheads?

Who owns the comedy channel and who owns and runs CNBC?  Can anyone tell me.

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By cann4ing, March 7, 2009 at 5:00 pm Link to this comment

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It’s not the President’s job to control banks. It is government regulation that caused this problem, not free market capitalism.


Do you reside on the same planet as the rest of us?

Deregulation turned the banks and Wall Street into a giant casino.  It wasn’t just that it opened the door to usury mortgages, but that these mortgages were bundled together, packaged, sold and repeatedly resold as mortgage backed securities known as credit default swaps.  With each resale came an inflation in price, repeated so many times that the equity to risk ratio completely vanished creating debts estimated in the trillions, not billions, by the time the bubble burst.

21st Century, unregulated free market capitalism did precisely what 1920s unregulated free market capitalism did—it permitted the greedy few to grow rich beyond most people’s imaginations, created an enormous gap in wealth, wrecked the environment and left the nation teetering on the edge of an economic abyss.

The problem wasn’t government per se, but the fact that the government came under the control of the very people it was supposed to, but did not, regulate—the so-called free market capitalists on Wall Street and in the board rooms of the largest banks who walked off with millions in bonuses and who now hold their hand out for “our” tax dollars.  It is those hypocritical thieves whom Jon Stewart derided in this poignant segment.

Finally, under the existing FDIC regulations, when banks go insolvent, it is indeed the government’s job to not only control them, but to seize their assets, toss out the criminals who run them, restructure the bank, and eventually sell a solvent entity back to new owners.

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By Giovanni, March 7, 2009 at 9:04 am Link to this comment
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It’s not the President’s job to control banks. It is government regulation that caused this problem, not free market capitalism. In free market capitalism you are protected from fraud by the government. It is government policy that sent our tax money to the wall street criminals and it is the Federal Reserve that prints money out of thin air, inflating our money supply into oblivion to pay for these crimes. If it wasn’t for the federal reserve, this shit wouldn’t have happened.

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By BobZ, March 6, 2009 at 5:55 pm Link to this comment

Jon Stewart is speaking for all American’s who got taken to the cleaners by those overpaid idiots on Wall Street and the sycophant’s like CNBC and Fox who were the cheerleaders telling us to keep funding the incredibly risky bets and outright fraudulent ponzi schemes that not only evaporated our retirement money but almost brought down free market capitalism. if it weren’t for the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department, we would now have 25% unemployment. The upside is Obama should have a free hand in re-regulating markets, restricting banks to their core competency of taking deposits and lending and nothing else. Bailing our homeowners who were the victims of predatory lenders is a small price to pay if we can stem the ever increasing foreclosures that are hurting all of us. What is really funny is Wall Street now whining about having to pay higher taxes and the government curtailing their outrageous bonuses, and lavish trips to Las Vegas and Pebble Beach. It seems we must rely on our leading edge comedians like Stewart, Maher, Moore, and Colbert to puncture the pomposity of Wall Street and their laissez-faire economic policies.

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By loveinatub, March 6, 2009 at 4:22 pm Link to this comment


You are my new hero. Thank you for coming out with a no hold’s bar excoriation of these financial BOZOs and crooks and the pathetic so called “coverage” of these liers and miscreants by CNBC. What a joke!

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By cann4ing, March 6, 2009 at 10:12 am Link to this comment


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By freeyourmind, March 6, 2009 at 9:49 am Link to this comment
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you are my hero Jon,and I would like to add my own fuck you to the sell out controlled media pricks like Rick Santelli.

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By Allan Gurfinkle, March 6, 2009 at 5:14 am Link to this comment
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If the govt. wanted to ‘help the deadbeats’ at the expense of the banks it would force the banks to ‘cram down’ the loan, that is reduce the principle, and that’s that.

I don’t have a link, but that’s not the proposal, the proposal is to PAY the banks to rewrite the loan so that the payments are lower.  The bank gets its full dollar and gets to rewrite the loan to screw the sap any way possible as long as the payments are reduced.

In any case, bailing out the homeowner is a bad idea as the goal is to keep housing prices high, duh, and John Q. Public seems to thinks that’s just fine.

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By Outraged, March 6, 2009 at 12:36 am Link to this comment

That has to be Jon Stewart’s best yet.  These criminals BEGGED for exposure… now they’ve got it. 

How does it feel “boys”...?  You’ve just put yourself in your own prison, that is providing the law doesn’t get cha’ first.  Where are you going to go (shit ass grin and all), where one of us “concerned citizens” won’t make sure EVERYONE knows who you are…?
How many people do you think you’ll need to hire to “test” your dinner, before the job just isn’t worth the pay? 

Boy, are you screwed.  Like they say…what goes around, comes around…..easy come, easy go.

You have to love the internet for its WORLDWIDE appeal.

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By Chris, March 5, 2009 at 9:47 pm Link to this comment
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The Daily Show totally tore apart CNBC in that 8 minute piece. I only watch CNBC for laughs and not information. Everyday the dolts on CNBC keep up the same verbal drumbeat “The market will get better. Your 401Ks will survive”.

I could see Santelli’s point but he should also realize that it was his beloved American financial system that created the mess were currently in (e.g. credit default swaps, derivitives, subprime mortgages).

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By Big B, March 5, 2009 at 7:20 pm Link to this comment

CNBC’s reporting of the recession/depression is reminiscent of Kevin Bacon’s charactor in “Animal House” as he stood in the middle of the chaotic final parade scene and screamed “ALL IS WELL!”

Just today, I saw a pundit/advisor on Bloomberg telling everyone that since only 639,000 people filed for unemployment last week that we must be “turning the corner”, since it was 670,000 the week before.

Welcome to America, were if you can’t find someone to lie to you, you can always lie to yourself.

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