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The Rally to Restore Sanity, Chipped

Three and a half years after, what do you think?

Jon Stewart Fans Go To D.C. To Watch TV And Laugh At Old Jokes

These people had all come to Washington D.C., not to participate in any rally for anything, but just to watch television. [...]

American Priorities: Protest Against Torture vs. Rally to Restore Sanity

Attendance at Saturday’s Rally to Restore Sanity, an event called to celebrate inactivism at which people clapped and waved their hands while Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow soulfully crooned, “I can’t change the world”: 215,000

Attendance at a 2008 rally against the use and coverup of torture by the United States government: 250

What [...]

Jon Stewart’s Rally To Help Corporations Outsource American Jobs To Overseas Sweatshop

The hand towels featured the official logo of the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear, and the logo of Reese’s, which makes candies with chocolate that’s harvested by child slaves in Africa. The towel itself was manufactured not in the USA, but in India, where textiles factories have a long and consistent history of using child labor, paid pennies a day to work in dangerous sweatshop conditions, if the children are paid at all. [...]

Jon Stewart’s Rally Was Not A Demonstration Of Moderation

If John Stewart’s Rally To Restore Sanity and/or Fear stood for anything, it was excess, not moderation. [...]

Go To The Jon Stewart Rally And Watch It On TV At The Same Time!

People attending the Jon Stewart rally can watch the rally on television and still be there. [...]

Inactivism: Can You Spot the Call Here?

This is the full text of Jon Stewart’s call for people to attend his Rally to Restore Sanity:

“I’m mad as hell, and I’m not going to take it anymore!”

Who among us has not wanted to open their window and shout that at the top of their lungs?

Seriously, who?

Because we’re looking for [...]

What Does The Daily Show Rally Stand For, Other Than Attention For The Daily Show?

It’s appropriate that Jon Stewart is promoting his Rally To Restore Sanity on Facebook, where activism has been reduced to clicking a button that says “like”, and then moving on to send someone a hug or go play Farmville. [...]