Wait. Did you write this book? I want more. You finally got me at Devil's Lake, my family's camping spot growing up.
The critique of stewart/colbert was not particularly convincing, or even damning. However, it touches on a troubling byproduct of these two shows, namely, the unearned audience embrace of cynicism (and often, triumphalism).
Love. Good. Teachers.
@Matthew Phelan $100. Easy.
Not to freak you guys out or anything, but you are currently on Karl Rove's secret list of bearded men.
Choire -- know any folks that have done a good job covering this beat?
@Ham_Snadwich this is illuminating: http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/63587/christopher-hitchens/just-causes?page=4&cid=soc-facebook-in-review_essays-just_causes-121611
though its still a royal fuck up.
@RonMwangaguhung thanks for this.