"I am decadent capitalist Jon Stewart.
Folks, how about this air quality, am I right?
I've seen Confucius quotes that were clearer."Five Minute Video Below
Wanting a little more heft about this story beyond the funnies, check out this riff in The New Yorker
about how and why The Daily Show is becoming so popular
in China. A snippet:
He's right, but there is something at work that runs even deeper: the popularity of Stewart and "The Daily Show" among the urbane crowd offers a good measure of how China is changing. And it bodes well for the future of satire in China."
(Worth mentioning: China is The Daily Riff's #2 readership
demographically after the US.
It had never been in the top ten until
the last few months. Interesting . . ).