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Jon Stewart: ‘You Realize Your Metaphors For GOP Victory, Kill Thousands Of People’

Jon Stewart recapped the 2010 midterm elections last night on The Daily Show showing both highlights and lowlights from Tuesday nights results and media analysis. Lot of smart and funny material in the following clip, but maybe the best bit came after a montage of hyperbolic metaphors made by Fox News analysts describing the GOP victory: starting with a “wave,” growing to “tidal wave” then to a “tsunami” and ending with an”earthquake.” Mr. Stewart summed up by noting that all of these metaphors “killed thousands of people.”

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