Jon Stewart and his team of writers are not shy about going right for the jugular when it comes to things that matter, like health care or war. If "The Daily Show" had a slogan it would have to be "You Just Can't Make This Stuff Up." And nobody is immune. But where are our comedians who are willing to call it out? Where is our Daily Show?
Yesterday the Senate Finance Committee said no to a version of the public option portion of health care reform. News headlines declared the vote a surprise KO punch to the public option. Dig a little deeper and find this vote was only a surprise to those outside of the Beltway.