The Trouble With The Daily Show

The Trouble With The Daily Show

The Daily Show started out as a vehicle to mock the media for being ridiculous. The scary graphics, the partisanship, the op-ed slants and overuse of rhetorical devices. But eventually the show realized the reason most media used those tactics was because it got them paid. Churches preach to the choir because its easy, and more importantly because the choir is where they get their money. ┬áThat’s why The Daily Show switched from lampooning the media to lampooning Republican candidates. There are millions of liberals in this country and the…