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Jewish Comedian Jon Stewart Mocks Israel and Defends Palestinians over Gaza

Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart is a liberal Jew who would rather mock Israel in its fight with Hamas than support Israel. As is far too often the case, most liberal Jews don’t like Israel very much; a majority of them voted for Barack Obama… twice. Israel has gone to great lengths to give Palestinians who […]

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Jon Stewart with his Egyptian counterpart, Bassem Youssef last year.

Egypt’s ‘Jon Stewart’ talks about Malik Obama Scandal

Like it or not, Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart is relevant in American politics. If he talks about something, it’s news with a significant contingent of Americans. When it comes to the scandal involving Malik Obama, even Bassem Youssef – the man billed as Egypt’s equivalent of Jon Stewart – has addressed the charges. In Egypt, […]

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Jon Stewart RIPs Mohammed Morsi for jailing Egypt’s ‘Jon Stewart’

File this story in the ‘people wake up when tragedy hits a little too close to home’ department. Bassem Youssef is regarded as the ‘Jon Stewart of Egypt’. He’s also appeared on Jon Stewart’s program. When Bassam was arrested last week for insulting Egypt’s president Mohammed Morsi, it made news. It apparently also struck a […]

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